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Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980

The European Council expressed its deep emotion following the catastrophe which affected parts of southern Italy. The Council of the European Communities was invited to take an immediate decision on the Commission proposal, in the framework of normal budgetary procedure, to give, in addition to emergency aid, exceptional aid measures, through a low interest loan, for reconstruction programmes in the affected areas to limit the effect of the catastrophe on the economic and social situation of these regions and to see to it that these measures achieve results as quickly as possible. The European Council stated that the continual rise in oil prices imposed on consuming countries is the main cause of the worldwide recession. The European Council believed that the perspectives of the European economy have never called for more vigilant attention. The European Council was particularly concerned by the rapid increase in unemployment in the Community Member States. It reaffirmed that the reduction of the rate of inflation and the improvement of company competitiveness and, through appropriate investment allowing the necessary structural changes, are the most appropriate, sustainable methods of ensuring better growth and fighting unemployment. The Council also discussed the following subjects: SME - Industrial innovation - International Trade - European union - Middle East - East-West relations - Lebanon - Jordan/Syria
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Group photo, from left to right: 1st row: Charles Haughey, Irish Prime Minister; Roy ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Lord Carrington, British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, on the ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: Christoph van der Klaauw, Dutch Minister for Foreign Affairs; ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Jean François-Poncet, French Minister for Foreign Affairs; Valery Giscard d'Estaing, ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Valery Giscard d'Estaing, President of the French Republic, on the left, and Helmut ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: Emilio Colombo, Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs; Arnaldo ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, President of the French Republic; ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: Emilio Colombo, Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs; Arnaldo ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: François-Xavier Ortoli, Vice-President of the CEC in charge of ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Group photo, from left to right: 1st row: Andries van Agt, Dutch Prime Minister; Valéry ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Group photo, from left to right: 1st row: Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg; Pierre Werner, ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Arrival of Pierre Werner, Luxembourgish Prime Minister and President in office of the ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Arrival of Emilio Colombo, Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the left
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Arrival of Winfried Martens, Belgian Prime Minister, on the left, and Charles-Ferdinand ...
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Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Gaston Thorn, president designate of the CEC
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Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Arrival of Helmut Schmidt, German Federal Chancellor, on the left
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
View of the delegations: Emilio Colombo, Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs; Arnaldo ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
Luxembourg European Council, 01-02/12/1980
Arrival of Charles Haughey, Irish Prime Minister, on the left, and Brian Lenihan, Irish ...
Reference: P-001981
Date: 01/12/1980
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