The hot issues on the President's agenda

The aim is to take decisions, which will be implemented as soon as possible in order to allay the relevant concerns.

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Next week, the President of the Republic, Nikos Anastasiadis, will have a series of important meetings on security at the Royal Palace, the reform of the Judiciary, the role of the EAC in a competitive environment and the plans for the arrival of natural gas.

According to a statement from the Presidency, "these crucial meetings are taking place in the context of the will of the President of the Republic to give impetus to these open issues, the completion of which will add significant value to the state, its institutions and contribute to its further economic development." country ”.

According to the announcement, on Monday, January 17, the President of the Republic will chair a meeting on the security of the wider area of ​​Vasilikos. The meeting was postponed after the fire that broke out last Tuesday, January 11, which caused reasonable concern.

The meeting will be attended by the Ministers of Transport, Communications and Works, Justice and Public Order, Energy, Trade and Industry and officials.

The aim, as stated, is to take decisions, which will be implemented as soon as possible in order to allay the relevant concerns.

Also next Tuesday, January 18, a meeting was scheduled on the subject of justice reform. The meeting was determined in order to overcome the obstacles that appeared in the last days, in the process of approval of the relevant bills by the Parliament as well as the establishment of the Anti-Corruption Authority.

The leaders of the political parties were also invited to the meeting to discuss ways to promote the bills pending in the House of Representatives.

On Thursday, January 20, the course of the EAC in the new competitive environment will be discussed. Ways of safe and productive adaptation of the Organization to the new data created will be examined. The meeting will be attended by the Ministers of Finance and Energy.

On Friday, January 21, the meeting appointed by the President of the Republic will deal with the arrival of natural gas and the implementation of infrastructure projects. As mentioned, the progress of the projects in relation to the existing requirements will be studied and ways of accelerating them will be discussed.

Source: KYPE