NEWS

This Week

Monday Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis meets with the leader of Greek-Cypriot Democratic Rally Party (DISI) Nikos Anastassiades. Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos meets with civil servants’ union (ADEDY). Education Minister Marietta Giannakou attends EU education ministers’ meeting in Brussels. Border Region Delta-Rhodope hosts a regional workshop on «Extending Cooperation within the EU,» in Xanthi prefecture. Tel. 25410.70108 or log on to www.nestos.gr. Wednesday Hellenic Society of Hematology holds 16th Hematology Congress at Helexpo grounds in Thessaloniki. To Sunday. Tel. 210.725.4360 or log on to www.mednet.gr. Thursday Aristotle University of Thessaloniki holds second international congress on «Brain and Behavior,» at the Grand Hotel Palace in Thessaloniki. To Monday. Tel. 2310.256.194- 5. World Association of Newspapers holds 2005 World Editor and Marketeer conference and expo at the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel. To Friday. For details, log on to www.wan-press.org/athens2005. Friday Hellenic-American Union hosts seminar «What Highly Effective People Have in Common,» at its premises in Kolonaki. Tel. 210.368.0056. University of Patras hosts fourth conference on «Diabetes» at its premises. To Monday. Tel. 2610.461.551 or log on to www.synedra.gr. Saturday Health Minister Nikitas Kaklamanis chairs inter-Balkan meeting of health minsters. Bird flu will top the agenda.