The Heads of State or Government gathered in Brussels on 23 May 2012 for an informal Council meeting.
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, held a press conference following the meeting. They presented the three pillars which need to be focussed on: mobilisation of EU policies to fully support growth, efforts to finance European economies through investments, and strengthening job creation. SHOTLIST
Type: Best-of Reference: I-073631 Date: 11/06/2012 Duration: 23:33 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Brussels - Council/Justus Lipsius Thesaurus: Economic and Monetary Union, Economic recovery, Greece, Growth, Informal European Council - Brussels 2012/05, Investment, Work,European Investment Bank Personalities:Andrus Ansip,Angela Merkel,Boyko Borissov,Dalia Grybauskaitė,David Cameron,Demetris Christofias,Donald Tusk,Elio Di Rupo,Enda Kenny,François Hollande,Fredrik Reinfeldt,Helle Thorning-Schmidt,Herman van Rompuy,Janez Janša,Jean-Claude Juncker,José Manuel Durão Barroso,Jyrki Katainen,Lawrence Gonzi,Mariano Rajoy Brey,Mario Monti,Mark Rutte,Martin Schulz,Panagiotis Pikrammenos,Pedro Passos Coelho,Petr Nečas,Robert Fico,Traian Băsescu,Uwe Corsepius,Valdis Dombrovskis,Viktor Orbán,Werner Faymann,Zoran Milanović
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