ECONOMY

AGENDA

Monday – Deadline for bids for 35 percent stake in Public Gas Corporation (DEPA). – Marfin Bank holds a press briefing on latest developments and the future strategy of the company, at the Hotel Grande Bretagne. – Hellenic American Union launches a three-day seminar in Larissa on «Strategic Marketing Management & Trade Marketing Activities.» For further information, tel 210.368.0006. – Hellenic-American Union holds a four-day seminar on «Sales Forecasting: Predicting Sales Results in Certain Times.» To Thursday. For further information, tel 210.368.0006. Tuesday – Vodafone-Panafon holds annual general meeting of shareholders at the Hotel Grande Bretagne at 1 p.m. – Emporiki Bank holds extraordinary general meeting at headquarters, Sophocleous 11, at 1 p.m. Agenda includes authorization for management to issue bond loans. Wednesday – The Hellenic-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in cooperation with Development Ministry launches three-day symposium on «Solar Energy in Tourism Sector.» Development Minister Akis Tsochadzopoulos will be the keynote speaker. At the Sani resort in Halkidiki. For further information, tel 27740.99501 or www.saniresort.gr. Thursday – Cabinet discusses draft 2004 budget. Friday – «Storage and Transport Goods 2003» exhibition, organized by the Transport Ministry, opens at the Piraeus Port Authority (OLP). To Friday. – Viosol holds general meeting to discuss company’s cooperation with American Standard Europe. Saturday – Mediterranean College holds a seminar on «Innovation Management.» Johannes Pennings, professor of management at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, will be the keynote speaker. For further information, tel 210.889.9600.