ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday The Development Ministry hosts a conference on «Innovation in Practice,» at 1 p.m. at the ministry’s office at 119 Mesogeion. Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas will speak. For details, log on to www.ypan.gr. Deputy Development Minister Yiannis Papathanassiou visits Patras to speak at a conference on the Fourth Community Support Framework. Tuesday OTE telecom workers in Larissa and Trikala prefectures stage a 24-hour strike opposing the company’s further privatization. The Hellenic Foreign Trade Board hosts the third Greek Export Managers’ Forum at 6 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Thessaloniki. Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis will give the opening address. To Wednesday. Tel. 210.998.2100 or log on to www.hepo.gr. The Institute of International Economic Relations (IDOS) holds a conference on «Corporate Social Responsibility of Greek Businesses in Southeastern Europe,» at 11 a.m. at its premises at 16 Panepistimiou. Tel. 210.362.0274 or log on to www.sae-epe.gr. Wednesday Intracom shareholders hold an extraordinary general meeting at 4 p.m. at the offices of the Investment Bank of Greece. Thursday OTE telecom workers in Magnesia and Karditsa prefectures stage a 24-hour strike opposing the company’s further privatization. The Hellenic Telecommunication and Post Commission (EETT) holds a seminar on post services, at the Capsis Hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 210.615.1000 or log on to www.eett.gr. Friday Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis visits London to attend a conference on «Greece, Your Strategic Partner in Southeast Europe: Investment Prospects & Business Opportunities,» hosted by the Greek-British Chamber of Commerce and UK Ambassador to Greece Simon Gass. The third «Exclusive Travel» luxury travel and tourism exhibition opens at the Helexpo Palace in Maroussi. To Sunday. Tel. 210.922.1254.