Greek PM heads to New York to speak to UN General Assembly

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Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will head to New York next week to address the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly and meet with institutional investors.

The Greek PM will be accompanied by Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, Digital Policy Minister Nikos Pappas, Alternate Finance Minister Giorgos Chouliarakis and deputy minister to the prime minister Dimitris Liakos.

Next Monday the Greek Prime Minister will address the Nelson Mandela Peace UN Summit and in the evening he will attend a reception held by US President Donald Trump in honour of the heads of delegations taking part in the UNGA.

On Tuesday, he will attend the event to welcome the heads of delegations. The Prime Minister's meeting with the UN Secretary-General is scheduled for Thursday afternoon.

He may also have a bilateral meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Emphasis will also be given on contacts with large financial institutions such as Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, and Morgan Stanley. He will also participate in Concordia annual conference.