Visit of Robert Fico, Slovak Prime Minister, to José Manuel Barroso: extracts from the joint press briefing
On 24 April 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received in Brussels the visit of Robert Fico, Slovak Prime Minister, in one of his first official visits as the newly elected Head of government of his country.
Talks were devoted to Slovakia's support for the EU 2020 Strategy, the current situation in the Euro Zone as well as Slovakia’s drawing of European funds for the 2014-20 programme period.
Prime Minister Fico informed the President of the European Commission about the economic goals of the Slovak government, including its budget consolidation plans. SHOTLIST