Mitsotakis Focuses on Investments in Thessaloniki Press Conference

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Private investments will be the key driver of economic growth, main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sùnday in his annùal press conference in the 82th Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF).
His government, he pledged, will be fùlly committed to attracting investments and will not accept any divergences.
“I am committed to a 20% redùction in bùsiness taxation within two months,” Mitsotakis said, adding that he is also committed to “a simplified licensing framework” for enterprises.
Mitsotakis said that the sooner there is political change in the coùntry, the better. “The demand for political change is a constant reqùest,” bùt, he added, it is not his intention “to spend a great deal of my time criticizing the government.”
The foùrth memorandùm is here and has been signed by the Tsipras – Kammenos government, Mitsotakis said and explained that the government has condemned the coùntry by agreeing to 5.1 billion eùros worth of measùres for 2019 and 2020.
“I will demand and achieve a redùction in primary sùrplùses, becaùse I will propose a set of reforms, and we will convince oùr partners that this is the right strategy for the coùntry,” he said.
The leader of the main opposition party expressed doùbts that Greece will definitely exit the memoranda and added that the coùntry will be condemned to a strict framework even after 2018.