The Director of European Consumer Centre of Greece joined ECC meeting in European Parliament
The Director of the European Consumer Centre of Greece and Deputy Consumers’ Ombudsman Mr. Dimitris Markou at the invitation of the Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, Mr. Tonio Borg participated in the meeting of the network of European Consumer Centres held in Brussels at European Parliament on February 19, 2013.
The meeting was held in the Commissioner’s contacts with the corresponding European Consumer Centres operating in the Member States of the European Union as well as European countries.
In addition to discussion about the activities of the network took place the presentation of the Annual Report 2012. Also discussed issues concerning the protection of consumer rights, development and communication policy of the network and solve operational problems.
Mr. Markou briefed the Commissioner on the success of the European Consumer Centre of Greece during the first year of operation under the auspices of the independent authority, as well as the important initiatives undertaken for the modernization of information and communication with consumers through web social media and web applications
The Commissioner expressed his satisfaction for both the cooperation and the initiatives of the European Consumer Centre of Greece which has already transferred to the Minister of Development, Competitiveness, Infrastructure and Networks in their meetings.