German Vice Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economics and Technology Philipp Rösler announced that Germany will finance the investments of German businessmen in Greece for as long as Greece will not have access to the markets, in a meeting with Development, Competitiveness and Shipping Minister Mihalis Chryssohoidis in Berlin on Tuesday.
During the meeting, held on the sidelines of the annual conference on "German Industry Day", that was organised by the Federation of German Industries (BDI), Rösler's visit to Athens next week was discussed. The German official will be heading a large business mission.
Rösler will be accompanied by German businessmen who are interested in investing mainly in the sectors of energy and refuse management.
The purpose of the visit will be the formulation of specific investment initiatives, while a Greek-German economic cooperation agreement will also be signed.