George Nikitiadis was sworn in on May 21 as the new Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism in the presence of President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias.
The ceremony was also attended by Prime Minister George Papandreou and Culture Minister Pavlos Geroulanos. Nikitiadis - an elected MP from of the Dodecanese Islands constituency - replaced Angela Gerekou, who recently resigned from the post.
Nikitiadis will travel to Germany tomorrow for a series of meetings, visiting also the Greek pavilion at the IMEX 2010 - the worldwide exhibition for incentive travel in Frankfurt.
Greece @ IMEX 2010: Greece-An incentive to tell a story