Finance Minister Christos Staikouras will take part in the annual meeting of the IMF and the World Bank taking place on Monday via teleconference. Staikouras, in the context of the meeting, will participate in a closed debate with the management of IMF and with European officials on the climate transition and green investments in the developed economies of Europe.
Staikouras will also hold online meetings with investment and banking groups, such as Nomura, Société Générale, HSBC and Commerzbank.
Finally, he will take part in the Finance Ministers Alliance on Climate Actions, of which Greece is a permanent member in the last two years. The aim of the Alliance is the promotion of strong collective actions relating to climate change and its repercussions.
Όλα όσα θα θέλατε να μάθετε για τους εν δυνάμει συνέταιρους – Ιταλούς, Αμερικανούς και Έλληνες – στο project των Ναυπηγείων Ελευσίνας
One suspect shot dead during police chase of stolen vehicle
The vehicle had been stolen earlier in the evening from the working-class Renti district
One dead, another injured in shooting incident in northern Athens
The perpetrator was subsequently arrested at his nearby apartment
Greek PM after EU Council meeting: 'Turkey must choose between sincere collaboration and provocation'
Mitsotakis spoke at a press briefing after the end of an EU summit in Brussels on Friday
Covid-19 pandemic in Greece: 3,585 new cases on Fri.; 36 deaths, 348 intubated patients
The figure brings the number of confirmed Covid-19 infections in the country, since the beginning of the pandemic, to 711,128
Mitsotakis after EU Council focuses on surging energy costs: We proposed greater natgas storage capacity; buying as a bloc
He also answered in the affirmative when asked if Athens supported the use of nuclear power by EU countries, adding however, that the high seismic activity in the wider means that Greece will not follow this route.
BoG – More than 4 million tourists in August – The countries of origin
According to the provisional data of the Bank of Greece, the travel balance in August 2021 showed a surplus of 2,965 million euros, compared to a surplus of 1,319 million euros in the corresponding month of 2020.
ELSTAT – Public debt reached 354 billion euros in the second half of 2021
At the end of the first quarter of 2021 the debt amounted to 344.1 billion euros, while in the first quarter of 2020 it was 333.842 billion euros
Angela Merkel – In Athens on October 28 and 29
The date of Merkel's arrival was announced by the deputy government spokeswoman, Ulrike Demer.
Mega deal in the sportswear industry – JD Sports acquires Cosmos Sport
Cosmos Sport was founded in 1982 by Mr. Frangiskos Tsiknakis in Heraklion, Crete and since then has grown into a leading company in the field of retail sale of sports goods in Greece
Alpha Bank – Cosmos deal of 3.4 billion NPEs closed
The provisions of the agreement with Davidson Kempner