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Articles in English-language Press about Prof. S. N. Pollalis’ Project for Hellinikon

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11 February 2014, CNN News

Re-creating the French Riviera in Greece

John Defterios visits Astir Palace Resort outside Athens, which is up for sale as part of state privatizations in Greece.

18 November 2012, NY Times

Privatizing Greece, Slowly but Not Surely

The government inspectors set out from Athens for what they thought was a pristine patch of coastline on the Ionian Sea. Their mission was to determine…

29 May 2012, ANSAmed

Greece:Former Hellinikon Airport Privatisation, a Turning Point

An area three times larger than the Principality of Monaco, with a longer seafront than Monte Carlo, a space which would twice hold New York’s Central Park: this is Athens’ old…

29 April 2012, Kathimerini

Hellinikon SA Chief Argues for Urgency

Spiros Pollalis, CEO of Hellinikon SA, a special-purpose vehicle for the development of the former Athens airport of Ellinikon, wants the process of bidding by the nine interested……

11 July 2012, Der Spiegel

The Search for an Antidote: One Greek’s Idea for Saving his Country

The economy is in abysmal shape and state finances are disastrous. But former advertising executive Peter Economides has a plan to save Greece. He wants…