The Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is currently visiting Qatar, speaking at the first conference of the Greece – Qatar business council. Mr. Samaras spoke of being “given an opportunity to start something new, with a new way of thinking and acting”.

Mr. Samaras further explained that “[Greece and Qatar] have a lot in common to create a new start in their relations… [they] both love life, trade and the sea”. The Prime Minister also noted that the government will fight bureaucracy and that he understands the problems it can create to developing a business.