The Undersecretary of State for Home Affairs, Macedonia and Thrace, Stavros Kalafatis, met with the Director of the US Department of State’s Southeast Europe Office, Maria Olson, in the presence of the US Consul General. in Thessaloniki, Elizabeth Lee.
Mr. Kalafatis informed Ms. Olson about the role of accelerator and coordinator of the Macedonia and Thrace Sector in infrastructure projects and the development perspective of Thessaloniki and Northern Greece. The substantial advantages of Macedonia and Thrace in the fields of rural development, agri-food and tourism were discussed, while special reference was made to the prospects opened for investments by US companies as well. in the field of “green” energy.
“We are repositioning Northern Greece on the development, energy and geopolitical map of the region. We aspire to strengthen the approach of new investments in the region”, Mr. Kalafatis underlined.
Source From: Capital