Visit by Edmund Stoiber, Chairman of the High Level Group on Administrative Burdens Reductions, to the EC
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Günter Verheugen, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Enterprise and Industry, received Edmund Stoiber, Chairman of the High Level Group on Administrative Burdens Reductions. They agreed on the composition of the High Level Expert Group on the Reduction of Administrative Burdens and launched the work of the group. The group's task is to advise the Commission on the implementation of the action plan on reducing administrative burden imposed by legislation in the Union. The ambitious programme presented by the European Commission last January and endorsed by the European Council of March 2007 aims to cut by 25% the administrative burdens of businesses in the EU by 2012 .
Günter Verheugen, Edmund Stoiber and José Manuel Barroso (from left to right) Reference:P-013306 Date:19/11/2007
Edmund Stoiber, José Manuel Barroso and Günter Verheugen (from left to right) Reference:P-013306 Date:19/11/2007