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2004 Olympics chief organizer Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki…

2004 Olympics chief organizer Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki talks to government and local officials on the construction site of the Main Press Center (MPC), next to Athens’s Olympic Stadium, yesterday. She accompanied Prime Minister Costas Simitis and ministers on a tour of this site and the International Broadcasting Center. Simitis said the two projects will be ready in March and June 2003, respectively, ahead of schedule. Environment, Town Planning and Public Works Minister Vasso Papandreou told a press conference that transport problems in modern cities have reached a critical stage.