This is an old article but it's still interesting:
By Helena Smith
In Greece today, government power comes with few trappings. Unable to tap capital markets and dependent wholly on international aid,
the debt-stricken country’s senior officials are acrobats in a
tightrope act. They are placating creditors, whose demands at times seem
insatiable, and citizens, whose shock is never far away.
Few know this better than Stergios Pitsiorlas, the head of Greece’s
privatisation agency. The agency’s asset portfolio – readily available
online – goes some way to explaining why. A catalogue of beaches,
islands, boutique hotels, golf courses, Olympic venues and historic
properties in Plaka on the slopes beneath the ancient Acropolis, it
could be a shopping list for the scenery in a movie – rather than a list
of possessions that Athens is under immense pressure to offload.
In the coming months, the list will grow as the contours of a “super
fund” – established to expedite the sale of ailing utilities and
state-owned properties – take shape.
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