Listed companies Public Power Corporation, Texapret and Edrasi will hold general shareholders’ meetings.

The Environment, Energy and Climate Change Ministry holds an event in Corinth, northern Peloponnese, on “Projects and Policies to Improve Quality of Life in Corinthia.” Starts at 5 p.m. at the city’s municipal theater, Damaskinou & Kolokotroni, Corinth. Alternate Environment, Energy and Climate Change Minister Giorgos Tagaras will open proceedings. (Info:

Employees at the Health Ministry’s Drug Use Prevention Centers are holding a four-hour work stoppage from 8 a.m. in protest at outstanding debts.

Wind Hellas telecommunications employees stage a four-hour work stoppage from 9 a.m. and a public protest at 10 a.m. outside the Wind Hellas headquarters at 66 Kifissias in Maroussi, northern Athens.

Parliament to discuss and vote on four bills introduced by the Health Ministry. An amendment to one of the bills is proposed by Evia deputy of Democratic Left (DIMAR) Dimitris Anagnostakis regarding the employees at the former Evia Cooperative Bank whose assets have been absorbed by Alpha Bank.

Main opposition party SYRIZA holds political rallies in Agioi Anargyri and Moschato in Attica, and in Hania on Crete.

Government coalition partner PASOK will hold a political meeting in Iraklio on Crete, in which former minister Costas Skandalidis will speak.

The Athens Medical Association will hold a press conference regarding the findings of an administrative inspection by the Public Administration Inspector on the healthcare employees’ fund (ETAA). Starts at 11.30 a.m. at the association’s headquarters, 113 Sevastoupoleos, Athens. (Info:

Deputy Health Minister Katerina Papacosta organizes a series of events titled “We Eat Together” at various mental health institutions around the capital on the occasion of Christmas. To Saturday.

Minister for Macedonia and Thrace Giorgos Orfanos will be hosting a meeting with the Ambassador of Finland in Athens Pauli Makela, at 10 a.m., at the ministry in Thessaloniki.

The Supreme Court is due to examine a case brought by the Consumers’ Institute (INKA) against a property tax that was levied through consumers’ electricity bills from 2011 to 2013.

The National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) is organizing a special one-day event to mark the 100-year anniversary of the birth of Greek mathematician Christos Papakyriakopoulos (known internationally as “Papa”). Starts at 9.30 a.m. at the functions hall of the university’s administration building at the Polytechnioupoli campus in Zografou. The event will feature academics from Greece and the US. (Info:


The second vote in Parliament for the election of a new president starts at 12 noon. Candidates must secure at least 200 votes to get elected.

Hellenic Telecommunications Organization (OTE) holds an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders.

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its November 2014 data on new house construction material prices.

Schools close for Christmas. They will reopen on January 8.


Listed company VIS holds an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders.

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) will publish its provisional October 2014 figures on trade in goods.


All shops to remain closed.


All stores will operate from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Athens and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Thessaloniki.

The Panhellenic Association of Secondary Education Engineers (PEDMIDE) holds its general meeting and elections, starting at 11 a.m., at 4 Nikis, Syntagma Square, Athens.


Stores will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Certain chains and department stores will be allowed to stay open until 8 p.m.