Greece-germany business forum _ the economist

An opportunity has arisen for a shift and improvement in Greek-German relations after the third €86 billion Greek bailout package was approved by the European institutions earlier in 2015 and the recent recapitalization of the Greek banking system. Hotel berlin design Confidence needs to be restored in order to boost economic and trade relations between Greece and Germany.

Today, Germany is among the principal foreign investors in Greece employing a workforce of approximately 29.000 and accounting for an annual turnover of some EUR 7 billion.

Cabinet ministers, prominent business and financial leaders shall take part in an open and constructive dialogue aimed at improving the economic and business climate which will in turn help Greece get back on track following a long period of stagnation and deep recession.

The Greek minister of Economy, Development and Tourism, George Stathakis, will present the new Greek Legislative Framework for Development.


Berlin hotel leonardo The president of the Hellenic Bank Association, Louka Katseli will touch upon the recent re-capitalization of the Greek banking system and how this may contribute significantly to business.

Greek and German business counterparts shall have the opportunity to conduct one to one meetings to explore joint ventures and investment opportunities in the fields of tourism, energy, infrastructure and telecoms.

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George Stathakis is the current minister of environment and energy. Berlin hotel h2 He has previously served as minister of economy, development and tourism (September 2015-November 2016), minister of economy, infrastructure, maritime affairs and tourism (January 2015-August 2015). Berlin hotel mercure He has been member of the Parliament with the SYRIZA party since 2012.

Mr Stathakis is professor of political economy at the University of Crete (1988-2012) and also visiting professor at the centre of European Studies, Harvard University and at the centre for Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, City University of New York.

Dimitris Mardas was born in Istanbul, on March 25th 1955. Berlin hotel melia He completed his basic university studies in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Economics. Kudamm berlin hotel He completed his postgraduate studies in the Universities Paris I – Sorbonne (1979-1980) and Paris II – Panthéon (1980-1982) in economy and he was awarded the PhD Diploma by the University Paris II – Panthéon (1990) in the field of International Trade.

In January 2015 was appointed as alternate finance minister, competent for the State General Accounting Office Matters. Berlin hotel steigenberger In the national elections of September 20th, 2015, he was elected as a member of the Parliament with SYRIZA in the 2nd region of Thessaloniki and was appointed as deputy foreign affairs minister, competent for International Economic Relations.

In 1987 he worked for the first time, in the Directorate General (D.G.II) for Economic and Financial Affairs of the European Union. Berlin hotel sauna From 1992 till the end of 1994 he worked again in the European Union, firstly in the Directorate General of Internal Market-Industry (D.G. Hotel adlon berlin preis pro nacht III) and afterwards in the Directorate General of Internal Market (D.G XV). Berlin hotel hamburg During his stay in Brussels, from 1992 to 1994 he participated as member of the European Union group, in “Uruguay round multilateral trade negotiations” dealing with the liberalization of International Trade.

From April 2000 till February 2002 was appointed as secretary general of Commerce in the Ministry of Development and from October 2002 till April 2004 was appointed as managing director of the Hellenic Export Promotion Organization (HEPO). Berlin hotel pullman From 2004 onward is elected in various time intervals, as member in the Representatives’ Assembly of the Economic Chamber of Greece.

He wrote the books: Greece-EEC. Berlin hotel friedrichshain Greek agriculture and the problem of its integration in EEC, 1978; Public Procurement Economics, 1999; EEC to EU, 2005; International Economic Relations, 2006. Adrema hotel berlin He published many articles in English and French, on international trade, foreign investments, technological research, the economics of Turkey and the policy of public procurements.

Cabinet ministers, prominent business and financial leaders shall take part in an open and constructive dialogue aimed at improving the economic and business climate which will in turn help Greece get back on track following a long period of stagnation and deep recession.