Extracts from the press conference by José Manuel Barroso prior the European Council of 23-24/06/2011
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, held a press conference prior the European Council of 23-24/06/2011 in Brussels.
He outlined the European Commission's proposal for a financial sector taxation to respond to the economic crisis in Europe. José Manuel Barroso told journalists that he would also propose to the Heads of State or Government of the 27 EU Member States to allow Greece to have access to a significant amount of EU money under cohesion policy. SHOTLIST