Monday, February 25, 2013

Avramopoulos On Three-day Visit to Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa

Dimitris Avramopoulos, greek politician. New D...
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Foreign Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos is paying a three-day official visit to Canada in the framework of the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Greece and Canada.

On Monday, Avramopoulos will be in Toronto and on Tuesday in Montreal where he will meet with the representatives of the Greek community as well as with business and investment entities in the context of the Foreign Ministry's initiative to attract foreign investments to Greece.

On Wednesday, Avramopoulos will meet with his Canadian counterpart John Baird. The meeting is expected to focus on the latest developments in Europe and the efforts to deal with the economic crisis, the EU-Canada relations and the developments in Southeastern Europe and the region of the Eastern Mediterranean. Moreover, the Greek FM will hold talks with the Speaker of the Canadian Senate Noel Kinsella, who will host a reception at the Canadian parliament in honour of Avramopoulos. Later on Wednesday, Avramopoulos will have dinner with distinguished members of the Greek community in Ottawa.

Finally, Avramopoulos will also meet with Metropolitan Sotirios of Canada in Toronto.

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