ECONOMY

Agenda

Thursday Labor Minister Savvas Tsitouridis to meet with German Ambassador to Greece Wolfgang Schultheiss. Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis meets for talks with the deputy of Iran’s supreme national security council, Mohammad Nahavandian. Iran’s nuclear program will top the agenda. The department of planning and regional development of the University of Thessaly and the Greek section of the European Regional Science Association (ERSA) hold their 46th congress in Volos. To Sunday. The UNESCO Center for Women and Peace in the Balkan Countries begins its third festival titled «Women Creators of the Two Seas, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea» in Thessaloniki. For details, log on to www.unescocenter.gr. To September 4. Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to meet with the General Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen and Tradesmen, the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA) and the Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY). Mayor of Thessaloniki Vassilis Papageorgopoulos invites all business organizations to a meeting at the Macedonia Palace Hotel in Thessaloniki. PASOK leader George Papandreou to meet with the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece in Athens. Friday Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to meet with the National Confederation of Hellenic Commerce (ESEE) and the Panhellenic Confederation of Unions of Agricultural Cooperatives (PASEGES). Transport Minister Michalis Liapis visits Beijing and meets with his counterpart Li Shenglin to discuss cross-continent network delivery. Saturday International Publishers’ Exhibition opens in Athens. For information, call 210.941.3836. To Sunday. Sunday President of Korea Roh Moo-hyan and his wife arrive on an official visit. To September 5.