ECONOMY

AGENDA

MONDAY – American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce holds a two-day conference on «The Hour of the Greek Economy.» Finance Minister Nikos Christodoulakis, US Ambassador Thomas Miller, New Democracy opposition leader Costas Karamanlis and the president of the Athens Stock Exchange, Panayiotis Alexakis, will be among the keynote speakers. At the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. Registration starts at 1.30 p.m. For further information, tel 210.699.3559. – Ministers of member states of the Regional Energy Market of South East Europe (REM SEE) sign a memorandum of understanding on the second day of a conference in Athens at the Hotel Grande Bretagne, which is to be addressed by Development Minister Akis Tsochadzopoulos, his Turkish counterpart M.H. Guller and European Commission Vice President Loyola de Palacio. A press conference is scheduled for 2.30 p.m. – The Organization for Tourism Education and Training (OTEK) holds a conference on competition in the tourism market. Development Minister Akis Tsochadzopoulos and labor union chief Christos Polyzogopoulos will speak. At the Goulandris-Horn Foundation. For further information, tel 210.685.5769. – Telecoms equipment-maker Intracom holds an extraordinary general meeting at the company’s head office in Paeania to elect a new 11-member board for the next five years. – OTE Telecom’s director of business and household customer division, Soula Evans, holds a press briefing on pricing policy issues. At OTE head office in Maroussi. – Duty Free Shops (KAE) holds an extraordinary general meeting at its head office, 4 Vouliagmenis, Glyfada. TUESDAY – The National Telecommunications and Posts Commission (EETT) holds a conference, «Telecommunications: Three Years since Deregulation,» at the Grande Bretagne in Syntagma. Registration starts at 9 a.m. For further information, tel 210.615.1000. WEDNESDAY – The Finance Ministry, in cooperation with the Hellenic Business Administration Association (EEDE), holds a conference on «The New Tax System.» Finance Minister Nikos Christodoulakis will speak. At EEDE head office, 200 Ionias & Iakovaton. For further information, tel 210.211.2000. – The Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) holds a press briefing at its head office, 5 Xenophontos, Syntagma. THURSDAY – Mobile phone operator Telestet holds an event on career opportunities in the company at the Athinais conference hall, Votanikos. For further information, tel 210.615.8367. SUNDAY – A conference on «European Developments within the Constitutional Framework of a Stock Market and Investment Culture,» part of the Money Show 2003, is to be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Thessaloniki.