ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday Bank employees to stage a 24-hour strike in support of a single auxiliary pension fund. Federation of Bank Employee Unions (OTOE) holds a conference on «Globalization, Inequality and Poverty: Impact on Labor,» to be held at the GSEE amphitheater, 69 Patission. Tel. 210.364.7589. Association of Insurance Companies of Greece (EAEE) holds a conference on «Developments in the Health Sector,» starting at 9 a.m. at the Divani Caravel Hotel. Health Minister Nikos Kaklamanis is due to speak. For further information, tel 210.3334.100 or visit www.eaee.gr. Conference on «Tourism Education: Problems and Shortcomings, Needs and Prospects,» opens at 9.30 a.m. at the Piraeus Port Authority facilities, as part of the Xenia exhibition. For details, tel 210.821.5673 or visit www.xenia.gr. Educational Group Xinis holds a conference on «The New Tax Bill and Development Law,» at the Piraeus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 1 Loudovikou. For details, tel 210.412.0714 or visit www.xinis.gr. Neorion Shipyards holds EGM on the amendment of articles of association 3 and 11 and the issuing of a 12.5 million euro bond loan. Tuesday Small Manufacturers Chamber of Athens (BEA) holds a conference on «The Romanian Market and Perspectives on Cooperation Between Greek and Romanian Businesses,» at the chamber’s premises, 18 Academias, at 4 p.m. For further details, tel 210.368.0734. Wednesday Ambassador of Serbia and Montenegro Dusan Batakovic holds a press conference on the forthcoming conference «Greece, Serbia and Montenegro: Partnership Initiative,» to be held in Athens February 8-10. At 106 Vassilissis Sofias at 12.30 p.m. Thursday Representatives of the civil servants’ union federation (ADEDY) meet with Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos to resume talks on salary increases. Environment and Public Works Minister Giorgos Souflias opens the two-day fifth international exhibition and conference on environmental technology, Heleco 2005, at the Helexpo fairground in Maroussi. For information, visit www.heleco.gr. National Documentation Center in cooperation with the Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE) opens an international forum on «The Environment and Renewable Energy Sources,» at Helexpo grounds in Maroussi. To Saturday. For details, tel 210.727.3923 or visit www.ekt.gr. Agriculture Minister Evangelos Bassiakos to open the international fair for livestock and poultry, Zootechnia 2005, at the Helexpo fairground in Thessaloniki. To Sunday. For details, tel 2310.291.101 or visit www.helexpo.gr.