OPINION

Agenda

THURSDAY Deputy Labor Minister Gerasimos Giakoumatos begins tour of Grevena, Kastoria, Florina and Kilkis prefectures. To Sunday. Labor Minister Savvas Tsitouridis visits Trikala prefecture to inaugurate the new regional branch of the farmers’ insurance fund (OGA) and the new regional IKA building. FRIDAY PASOK leader George Papandreou leaves on a four-day visit to New Delhi, India. To Monday. President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias to attend the swearing-in ceremony of the new Air Force General Staff (GEA) chief Lt Gen George Avlonitis. International Hotel and Professional Equipment Expo opens at the EKEP exhibition center, 12th km Athens-Lamia National Road. To Monday. Tel. 210.522.5203 or log on to www.expro.gr. MarketingWeek magazine holds the Print Media Conference, at 9 a.m. at the King George Palace Hotel in Syntagma Sq. Tel. 210.661.7777. The Annual Booksellers’ Bazaar opens in Klafthmonos Square in Athens. To February 11. Finance Minister Giorgos Alogoskoufis to attend the fifth economic and business conference on «Greece – Your Strategic Partner in Southeast Europe: Investment Prospects & Business Opportunities,» in London hosted by the Greek-British Chamber of Commerce. «Exclusive Travel,» a luxury travel and tourism exhibition, opens at the Helexpo Palace, Maroussi. To Sunday. Tel. 210.922.1254. SATURDAY Secondary education teachers’ union (ELME) convenes to discuss future strike action. SUNDAY Korydallos Municipality hosts a conference on «The Revision of Article 16 of the Constitution and the Difficulties in Public Education,» at 11 a.m. at the 16th Primary School of Korydallos. The president of the Hellenic Federation of University Teachers’ Associations (POSDEP), Lazaros Apekis, will speak. Tel. 210.499.0702-3. The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece hosts an event in memory of Greek-Jewish Holocaust victims, at 10 a.m at the Athens Synagogue in Thiseion. Parliament Speaker Anna Psarouda-Benaki will speak.