NEWS

TODAY

Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis to meet with the visiting high commissioner of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Rolf Ekeus. – Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis to meet with Justice Minister Anastassis Papaligouras. Later they will hold talks with the boards of the judges’ unions. – Interior Minister Prokopis Pavlopoulos visits Trikala to address a conference on «50 Years since the Foundation of the European Union: Mountainous and Disadvantaged Regions in Greece and the Future of Europe,» hosted by the Trikala Chamber of Commerce. – Synaspismos Left Coalition President Alekos Alavanos to meet with the Federation of Secondary School Teachers (OLME). – The Greek Olympic Committee (HOC) begins a two-day anti-doping workshop on «The Importance of Out-of-Competition Testing,» at 9 a.m. at its premises (52 Vikela, Halandri). Minister for Sports Giorgos Orfanos will speak. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.687.8888 or log on to www.hoc.gr. – Chief of Police Anastassios Dimoschakis makes an official visit to France to meet with his counterpart Michel Gaudin. Bilateral cooperation on police issues will top the agenda. – New Democracy General Secretary Lefteris Zagoritis to visit the prefecture of Fthiotida. – The Hellenic Federation of University Teachers’ Associations (POSDEP) meets to discuss further strike action. – The Greek Federation of Bank Employees’ Unions (OTOE) is to meet with the head of the Athens Stock Exchange, Spyros Kapralos.