Prime Minister George Papandreou will chair a cabinet meeting on Thursday morning that includes, among others, legislative initiatives on combatting tax evasion and the amendment of the law on ministerial responsibility. Immediately after the cabinet meeting, Papandreou will begin a two-day tour of Thrace, with Samothraki first, where he will be spending the night.

At the end of the meeting, Culture and Tourism Minister Pavlos Geroulanos will present the pilot programme "Upgrading of archaeological sites and museums services."