This Week

Monday President of Synaspismos Left Coalition Party Alekos Alavanos to meet with the coordinating committee of mass media unions. Alternate Culture Minister Fanni Palli-Petralia is on a two-day visit to Crete. New Democracy central committee secretary Vangelis Meimarakis visits Thessaloniki to attend meeting of mayors of the broader region. Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis visits the recently refurbished Varvakeios Market in central Athens. Tuesday Federation of Greek Industries (SEV) holds a press conference at 12.30 p.m. at its premises, 5 Xenophontos, Athens. Wednesday State Minister Theodoros Roussopoulos to chair a meeting with mass media representatives on the new bill regarding concentration of media ownership and the licensing of electronic media. Sunday Christmas Day. Public holiday.