Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron for a working breakfast on Friday morning, during his visit to Paris. The prime minister, who arrives in the French capital on Thursday to receive prizes awarded to him by the magazine «Politique International» and the Paris bar association, will then depart for Brussels to attend the European Union’s 5th Eastern Partnership Summit, attended by EU heads of state and government and the leaders of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine.
During his visit to Paris, Tsipras will also meet with representatives of French businesses.
The prime minister’s Paris schedule on Thursday is as follows:
9:20 Working breakfast with members of «Politique Internationale»
11:00 – Award ceremony, where the «Politique Internationale» Committee will present Tsipras with the «Prix du Courage politique» (Political Courage Prize).
14:00 – Working lunch with business executives
19:30 Award ceremony, where the Paris bar association will present Tsipras with the «Prix de l’Engagement europ?en» (European Commitment Prize), following by the prime minister’s speech and a reception in his honour.