Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis attended a Kassiopi Project event in the afternoon, who is visiting Corfu. The Prime Minister was accompanied by Development Ministers Adonis Georgiadis, Of Culture Lina Mendoni, E-Government Kyriakos Pierrakakis, Of Tourism Haris Theocharis and the Undersecretary of State for Common Agricultural Policy Costas Skrekas………
In his brief greeting, the Prime Minister referred to the importance of investment and described today's investment as an "important tourist strategic investment"., the second that takes place after Elliniko. "These are two projects, in separate corners of the country, having the same regenerative character, create new jobs and new wealth, of different scale but common identity, as they use public land with the partnership of private funds "pointed out Mr.. Mitsotakis.
The government's priority is to attract foreign investment, the Prime Minister concluded his greeting.
They attended the event, the governor of the Ionian Island of Rodi Kratsa – Tsagaropoulou, the vice-governors and other representatives of the Local Government while the present was also given by the US Consul General in Thessaloniki, Gregory Flegger, who conveyed a message from Ambassador Jeffrey Payat, as the investment is of American interest.
This is an investment above 120 million. euro, in total 495 acre, where the 93% will remain green, with only building it 7%. During the construction of the investment will be created, as the Prime Minister said, 1.000 new jobs and during its operation 500 new job positions. This is a luxury resort with a hotel 5 star, with 90 rooms and 76 suites as well as up 40 sparsely populated luxury villas. Also included in the investment is a marina for mooring ships with a capacity of approximately 60 spaces with the ability to supply boats.
The Prime Minister and the government will leave Corfu tomorrow morning, and will return to Athens.