Navigation path

Login   |   Register
 

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR









State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC

José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, delivered the State of the Union Address 2012 at the plenary session of the EP. In this annual speech he made a strong case for new direction and a new thinking for Europe. The President sketched out the way towards more European unity to overcome the crisis and maintain sovereignty in a globalised world.
He notably presented to the EP a Decisive Deal for Europe which would be an expression of Europe's determination to reform together, to maintain the integrity of the Union and show the irreversibility of the euro.
Regarding the role of the European Central Bank (ECB) in the crisis, José Manuel Barroso showed his conviction that the ECB was acting within its mandate when monetary channels were not working properly and the integrity of the Euro needed to be secured. He strongly insisted on the need to develop a European public space, where European issues would be discussed and debated from a European standpoint.
The President then underlined the importance of a strengthened EP in this regard and the need for complementarity and cooperation between the European and national Parliaments. He finally called for a federation of nation States.
José Manuel Barroso concluded his speech with a strong expression to work for the EU's unity and the application of the Community method.
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-01
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-02
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Speech by José Manuel Barroso, standing, in the presence of Maroš ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-03
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Speech by José Manuel Barroso, at the podium, in the presence of ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-04
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-05
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Speech by José Manuel Barroso, at the podium
Ref: P-021665 /00-06
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Speech by José Manuel Barroso, at the podium, in the presence of ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-07
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-08
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso, in the foreground, and Johannes Laitenberger, ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-09
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Speech by José Manuel Barroso, at the podium, in the European ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-10
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-11
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-12
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso, Johannes Laitenberger, Head of cabinet of José ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-13
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso
Ref: P-021665 /00-14
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC Discussion between José Manuel Barroso, on the right, and Viviane ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-15
Date: 12/09/2012
State of the Union Address 2012 by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC José Manuel Barroso, Joaquín Almunia, Vice-President of the EC in ...
Ref: P-021665 /00-16
Date: 12/09/2012
34 Results
 1  of  3 


Investment plan



Fri 17/04
European Commission - Top news Top Top Brussels, 17 April 2015 Background notes from the Spokesperson’s service for journalists The European Commission reserves the right to make changes 20-24/4: 9th round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 21/4: EU to take significant actions on Illegal Fishing 22/4:...
Fri 17/04
European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 17 April 2015 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 20 avril Foreign Affairs Council, Luxembourg. Agrifish Council, Luxembourg. Informal Epsco Council (20-22/04).
Fri 17/04
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 April 2015 The first building blocks of the EU’s Digital Single Market Strategy could be laid in Bulgaria. Vice-President Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital Single Market, will be in Sofia on 20 and 21 April to participate in a Citizens' Dialogue together...
Fri 17/04
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 04/ 2015 Brussels, 17 April 2015 Citizens' Dialogue: Vice-President Ansip “goes digital” in Sofia The first building blocks of the EU’s Digital Single Market Strategy could be laid in Bulgaria.
Fri 17/04
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 April 2015 The EU28 seasonally adjusted external current account recorded a surplus of €20.4 billion in February 2015, compared with a surplus of €19.5 bn in January 2015 and a surplus of €7.5 bn in February 2014, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical...
Fri 17/04
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 April 2015 Euro area annual inflation was -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February. In March 2014 the rate was 0.5%. European Union annual inflation was also -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February.
Fri 17/04
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 April 2015 The European Commission has found that resolution aid granted for the resolution of a small retail bank Panellinia Bank (with a 0.3% market share in Greece) is in line with EU State aid rules.
Thu 16/04
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 April 2015 The European Commission has found that German plans to support the building of 20 offshore wind farms are in line with EU state aid rules. Seventeen wind farms will be located in the North Sea and three in the Baltic Sea.
Thu 16/04
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 16 / 04 / 2015 Brussels, 16 April 2015 State aid: Commission approves support to 20 offshore wind farms in Germany The European Commission has found that German plans to support the building of 20 offshore wind farms are in line with EU...
Thu 16/04
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 April 2015 How many children live in the European Union (EU)? And how has their share in the population evolved and is expected to change in the future? Are the youngest children in your country cared for more often by their parents, relatives, a...

Go to useful links page Useful links

Go to rss page Go to EU Tube page Go to twitter page Go to facebook page Go to contact page


Credit © European Union, 2015