Archive for August, 2011
Foreign Minister Stavros Lambrinidis and Deputy Minister Dimitris Dollis will be holding a meeting at the Foreign ministry on Wednesday morning, focusing on an assessment of Greek entrepreneurial activity in Libya on the new scene being shaped in the country, while shortly afterwards Lambrinidis will be briefing the cabinet meeting on developments in Libya.
The meeting, to be attended by representatives of 11 Greek companies (that are already active in Libya in the construction and energy sectors), as well as representatives of the Greek-Arab Chamber of Commerce, will be taking place on the eve of Prime Minister George Papandreou’s visit to Paris (on September 1-2) for the sessions of the Contact Group for Libya.
Article source: http://www.emg.rs/en/news/region/162988.html
BY ALKMAN GRANITSAS
ATHENS—The merger between Alpha Bank SA and EFG Eurobank Ergasias SA, two of Greece’s largest banks, heralds further changes in the country’s banking sector, Greece’s central bank governor said Wednesday.
“It is a first, very significant step towards the reorganization of the banking sector,” …