Νew cabinet sworn in before Prokopis Pavlopoulos at the Presidential Mansion

The new cabinet which resulted from Friday’s government reshuffle was sworn in before President Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Saturday afternoon at the Presidential Mansion, in the presence of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.

The new cabinet includes 18 ministries and 49 ministers, including the prime minister.

The new cabinet will meet for the first time at parliament on Sunday at 12:30 and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ address to the ministers will be broadcasted live by public TV channel ERT, his office announced on Saturday.

The handover ceremonies in the ministries which have changed leadership will be held on Monday. Over the weekend, ministers will work closely on running issues.