First cabinet meeting today

The first cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, will take place on Friday, at 11:00. An hour earlier the swearing in ceremony of Alternate Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas and Deputy Infrastructure Minister Panagiotis Sgouridis wil take place.

The promotion of Alexis Tsipras’ proposal for the European Parliament’s involvement in the implementation and evaluation of the Greek programme dominated a meeting between the Greek prime minister and the president of the European Parliament Martin Schulz in Brussels on Thursday.

Tsipras also met with the Vice President of the European Parliament and SYRIZA MEP Dimitris Papadimoulis.