Tsipras meets central Macedonia prefect, discuss region’s problems

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras discussed issues relating to the prefecture of central Macedonia in a meeting with local prefect Apostolos Tzitzikostas at Maximos Mansion on Tuesday.

“I welcomed the prefect of central Macedonia Mr. A. Tzitzikostas. We can resolve daily problems together,” Tsipras said in a tweet after the meeting.

According to government sources, Tzitzikostas wanted to brief Tsipras on economic issues relating to his prefecture and other problems of the region. The said people’s daily lives can improve but to do this he needs the help of the government and the prime minister. The same sources said Tsipras welcomed the initiative saying it’s important to cooperate and resolve issues jointly.