ARAF to check information from new ARD film on doping in Russian sportSport January 22, 22:47
All countries observe oil output cuts agreement — Russian energy ministerBusiness & Economy January 22, 16:59
Rogozin calls "dangerous incident" UK botched missile launchRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 22, 16:32
Medvedev calls United Russia ruling party, president's main resourceRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 22, 16:27
Mutko calls silly information Infantino asks him not to run for RFU headSport January 22, 16:24
Seven parties to participate in Syrian talksWorld January 22, 9:54
Russia’s Pavlyuchenkova reaches Australian Open quarterfinalsSport January 22, 7:19
IBU Executive Board finds no grouns to suspend Russia's biathlon teamSport January 21, 22:53
Russia terrified watching monuments destroyed in Palmyra — culture ministerRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 21, 17:08
RODOS, Greece, October 2 (Itar-Tass) — Russians may purchase shares at the Athens international airport, Greek gas and oil corporations during the beginning process of privatisation, said on Sunday prominent Greek lawyer and consultant of major investment projects Alexandros Likurezos, speaking in an interview with Itar-Tass.
Likurezos was the key reporter on a juridical basis of Greek-Russian relations at the first bilateral conference “New horizons of economic mutual relations between Greece and Russia in the sphere of investment policy, commerce and tourism”, that ended on Rodos Island on Sunday.
According to the lawyer, the forum discussed a programme for privatisation of Greek state property, in which Russian firms may participate. “We are very interested in Russians purchasing important infrastructure projects in Greece, since this will contribute to our country’s economic development,” Likurezos said.
According to the lawyer, the authorities will implement a plan on selling the new Athens international airport in the area of Spata near Athens where 55 percent of stocks are owned by the Greek state, 40 percent by the German company Hochtief and five percent – by the group of compnies of Greek tycoon Copelouzos.
“There is another major and interesting project – a sale of a large area of the old Athens international airport in the Athens suburb Elliniko,” the lawyer added. Elliniko assets were handed over to the Fund for using state property, which now announced a tender on hiring real estate experts.
The list of privatisation also contains the company “State Lottery (100 percent), the State Power Company (17 percent), the State Gas Corporation and the oil corporation Hellenic Petroleum.