ECONOMY

Agenda

Monday The presidents of the Athens Bar Association, Dimitris Paxinos, and the Technical Chamber of Greece, Yiannis Alavanos, are holding a press conference on land registry issues at noon at the ABA (60 Academias). Emporiki Bank Retail Business Awards 2009 to take place at 8 p.m. at Glyfada Golf Club. Economy Minister Louka Katseli to attend. Tuesday Hellenic-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in collaboration with Greek branch of the International Fiscal Association are holding a conference on «Abolishing Tax Documents: The Pros and Cons. Perspectives of Modernization – Tax Audits,» to take place at 6 p.m. at the Hellenic-French Chamber’s premises. Tel. 210.362.5516 Labor Ministry is hosting a conference titled «European Campaign for Safety and Health at Work 2008-2009» to start at 8 a.m. at the Athens Imperial Hotel. Labor Minister Andreas Loverdos will make the opening speech. www.ypakp.gr Environment Minister Tina Birbili holds a press conference to present draft bill on renewable energy sources. Wednesday The Technical Chamber of Greece is hosting a conference on «Nuclear Energy: Answer to Climate Change or a Threat to the Environment?» at the Makedonia Palace Hotel in Thessaloniki. Tel. 2310.883.122 or www.tee.gr Conference titled «E-governments and Big Organizations – Open Source» begins at 9.30 a.m. at Athens’s Divani Caravel Hotel. Tel. 210.689.3200 Embassy of Sweden in collaboration with the Swedish Trade Council hold a conference on «Wind Energy: International Practices by Top Swedish Companies» at Athens’s Divani Caravel Hotel. Tel. 210.726.6110 Thursday French-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce is holding a conference on «Energy Saving and Business Profits» starting at 5.30 p.m. at its premises. Tel. 210.362.5516 Hellenic Copyright Organization is hosting a conference on «Recent Developments in Copyright Law,» starting at 5 p.m. at 23 Mavromichali in Athens. Tel. 210.367.8858 or www.nb.org The Institute of International Relations holds a conference on «Challenges and Policies of Greek Foreign Policy» at 10 a.m. at the Foreign Ministry. Deputy Foreign Minister Spyros Kouvelis to speak. Tel. 210.331.2325-7 Friday International forum titled «Geothermal Energy in the Spotlight» taking place until tomorrow at the Teloglion Foundation in Thessaloniki. http://ges2009.conferences.gr Sunday The 26th Athens Fun Run starts at 10 a.m. at Kotzia Square, in central Athens.