Myti­li­neos dis­tinc­tions.

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dis­bursed as an ad­vance pay­ment, while another 24 mil­lion will be paid upon the com­ple­tion of the trans­ac­tion and the re­main­ing 2 mil­lion will be de­posited in an es­crow ac­count for a pe­riod of 12 months. Pearl Is­land, or Isla Pe­dro Gon­za­lez, is one of the big­gest pri­vate is­lands of Panama’s Las Per­las Ar­chi­pel­ago, with an area of 13.23 square kilo­me­ters.

Athens-listed Myti­li­neos Group topped the chart of Greek com­pa­nies for the fifth year in a row and was sec­ond among Euro­pean firms in the En­vi­ron­ment, So­cial and Gov­er­nance (ESG) Bloomberg Sur­vey, with a score of 78.1 per­cent. It was also clas­si­fied at Level B in the wa­ter re­source man­age­ment cat­e­gory of the global sus­tain­able de­vel­op­ment ini­tia­tive CDP, in which Myti­li­neos par­tic­i­pated for the first time. will not hes­i­tate to take any nec­es­sary pol­icy steps, the coun­try’s prime min­is­ter said yes­ter­day, a day af­ter Pres­i­dent Re­cep Tayyip Er­do­gan met with top econ­omy of­fi­cials to dis­cuss volatil­ity in the lira cur­rency. The lira has fallen as much as 10 per­cent so far this year, adding to a dou­ble-digit slide last year. In­vestors have cited fears about grow­ing au­thor­i­tar­i­an­ism fol­low­ing a failed coup in July and con­cern that Er­do­gan’s re­sis­tance to higher rates has pre­vented the cen­tral bank from more ag­gres­sive tight­en­ing. The gov­ern­ment has been keen to dis­pel any sug­ges­tion the cen­tral bank is less than in­de­pen­dent. “We eval­u­ated mea­sures at yes­ter­day’s meet­ing, and we dis­cussed what needs to be done,” Prime Min­is­ter Bi­nali Yildirim told re­porters. When asked about cen­tral bank mea­sures, he said: “As the cen­tral bank is in­de­pen­dent, it would be wrong for me to an­nounce. I can say that the cen­tral bank will not hes­i­tate to take any nec­es­sary mea­sure in the face of any cir­cum­stances.”

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