NEWS

This Weekend

SATURDAY Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to meet with Environment Minister Giorgos Souflias at 10 a.m. and with Development Minister Dimitris Sioufas at 11 a.m. – Sports Minister Giorgos Orfanos inaugurates the offices of the Greek Paralympic Committee in Thessaloniki. – The University of Patras launches the third scientific symposium on «Stress Disorders,» at its premises. To tomorrow. Tel. 2610-992.996 or log on to www.confer.upatras.gr. – Education Minister Marietta Giannakou attends a Greek university rectors’ conference in Athens. – The House Style furniture trade fair opens at the Athens Expo in Anthoussa. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.685.4885 or log on to www.expoathens.gr. SUNDAY Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis travels to Thrace, invited by the Rhodope and Xanthi chambers of commerce and industry. To Tuesday. – Sports Minister Giorgos Orfanos visits Lamia. – The Federation of Construction Companies of Northern Greece (SOEBE) hosts a conference on «The New Status in Real Estate,» at 6 p.m. at the Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 29 Tsimiski. Tel. 2310.222.143 or log on to www.soebe.gr. – The first Furniture Marketing Forum on «Household Furniture Field of Greece» begins at 11 a.m. at the Athens Expo in Anthoussa. Tel. 210.685.4885 or log on to www.expoathens.gr.