Investment Min Georgiadis meets with ESEE chief Karanikas

Financing small and medium-sized enterprises was a key issue at a meeting between Development and Investments Minister Adonis Georgiadis and the president of the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ESEE) Giorgos Karanikas.

After the meeting, Georgiadis said: “We have met in a very constructive spirit of cooperation and have agreed to set up a close working group to combat illegal trade [in retail goods], to work on the continuation of programmes that are essential for small and medium-sized enterprises and to arrange a meeting with the Association of Greek Banks on all matters relating to SMEs and banks.”