23 March, 2006
Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis will travel to Brussels on Wednesday in order to attend a meeting of the European People's Party (EPP) and the EU leaders' summit later this week.
During his stay in Brussels, Karamanlis is scheduled to meet the President of the European Parliament Josep Borell Fontelles and take part in a meeting between European Council members and European Central Bank governor Jean-Claude Trichet, the president of the Union of European Community Industries (UNICE) Ernest-Antoine Seillere and the President of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) Candido Mendes that will be attended by Fontelles.
The Greek government also confirmed plans for a meeting on Friday in Brussels between Karamanlis and the Prime Minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), Vlado Buckovski.
Source: Athens News Agency