Visit of Mario Monti, Italian Prime Minister and Minister for Economy and Finance, to José Manuel Barroso: extracts from the joint press briefing
On 13 December 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Mario Monti, Italian Prime Minister and Minister for Economy and Finance, held a press point following their meeting at the European Commission in Brussels.
On this occasion, José Manuel Barroso welcomed Italy's ambitious reforms and consolidation agenda and stressed the importance to maintain stability in the country.
Mario Monti reminded that whatever the outcome of the Italian elections, the new Italian government will strongly support the EU integration. SHOTLIST