The Regional Government's council meeting was attended by 44 members, of whom 38 voted in favour of the SEA with 3 abstentions. The vote was also strongly supported by 21 professional unions, including various hotel and commercial unions from the Lasithi prefecture, who welcomed the investment to the area.r r The Regional Government has given its decision based on certain conditions, none of which are incompatible with the Group's planned development of the Project.r r Christopher Egleton, Minoan Chairman, commented:r r "Having seen the detail of the Regional Government's decision, I remain delighted with the overwhelming support the Project has received. I now look forward with confidence to the Presidential Decree being issued."
Minoan Group Plc is pleased to announce that the Local Municipality of Sitia, Crete (the "Municipality") has reaffirmed its support for the Group's project in Crete (the "Project").r r At a meeting held by the Municipality on 18 March 2014, the details of the Strategic Environmental Assessment ("SEA") for the Project were discussed with emphasis being placed on its environmentally friendly and model character. Following the discussion, the Municipal Council voted in favour of recommending the approval of the SEA. #BUY #Crete