Mitsotakis Chairs Online Cabinet Meeting on Planned Legislative Initiatives

ATHENS — Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday chaired online meeting of the cabinet focusing on legislative and other issues.

The meeting featured a presentation by the deputy prime minister, Panagiotis Pikrammenos, of a draft bill on the Unified Authority for Public Contracts and presentations by Development and Investments Minister Adonis Georgiadis of legislation relating to the Greece 2.0 developmental law, and an update of national competition laws to incorporate community directives.

The meeting will also discussed a presentation by Deputy Minister to the Prime Minister Akis Skertsos on the targets and planning of the government's work, a plan for reorganising the citizen protection ministry and police presented by Citizen Protection Minister Michalis Chrisochoidis, issues relating to a new government park in the former PYRKAL site, a briefing on European funds on migration and a proposal for a national programme for preventing waste.


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