Νegotiations between the Greek government and institutions continue today Wednesday. Key issues of the current agenda are the development strategy of the country and labour and public administration reforms.

Discussions begin with the development strategy. Finance and Economy Ministers E.Tsakalotos and G. Stathakis respectively, will participate in the discussion on behalf of the Greek side.

A review of public expenditure and social welfare matters come next. In the meeting will also participate Deputy Finance Minister G. Chouliarakis and Deputy Labour Minister Th. Photiou.

Labour Minister George Katrougalos is expected to put on the table labour market issues, major among them being the reinstatement of collective bargaining, collective lay-offs and changes in trade union law.