Greek PM meets with European Parliament President Metsola
Fri, 29 Jul 2022 13:18 GMT
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday met with European Parliament President Roberta Metsola before addressing a plenary session of the European parliament.
During their meeting, Mitsotakis referred to the national support programme to help households and businesses cope with higher electricity rates and repeated his proposal for decoupling natural gas wholesale prices from the final price of electricity for consumers. Additionally, he underlined that Greece can serve as an energy transfer hub for the wider region of the Balkans and Europe.
Mitsotakis also pointed to Greece's progress in the sector of economy, underlining the wide range of structural reforms to improve competitiveness and social cohesion.