ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday – The Hellenic Banks’ Association (HBA) is holding a round-table meeting on the topicality of a 50-year-old «Report on the Economic Problem in Greece» by former Minister and Bank of Greece governor Kyriakos Varvaressos. Defense Minister Yiannos Papantoniou is the keynote speaker. HBA president Theodoros Karatzas will open the session. At the amphitheater of the National Bank of Greece, 6.30 p.m. For further information, tel 210.338.6500. – Capital Link stages a roadshow of listed companies at the Athens Stock Exchange. Athens bourse chairman Panayiotis Alexakis will make the opening speech. For further information, tel 210.610.9800. – Hellas Sat transponders to be presented at an event organized by the Transport Ministry. Prime Minister Costas Simitis, Transport Minister Christos Verelis, OTE chief executive Lefteris Antonakopoulos, and President of the Hellas Sat consortium George Skarpelis will attend. At the amphitheater of the Transport Ministry. – Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company (CCHBC) shareholders hold a general meeting to discuss the company’s share capital increase. Tuesday – The Thessaly Industry Federation, in cooperation with Athens 2004, the Athens Olympics organizing committee, holds a conference on «Business Opportunities and Cooperation offered by the Olympic Games.» Managing Director of the Athens 2004 Organizing Committee Ioannis Spanudakis will be the keynote speaker. The conference takes place at the Thessaly congress hall. Thursday – Shareholders of state-owned oil refiner Hellenic Petroleum (ELPE) and Petrola hold general meetings to make final decisions for the merger of the two companies.