Navigation path

Login   |   Register

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR









Visit of a delegation from the Cypriot government to José Manuel Barroso

26 views

José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and several Members of the College of the EC, received a delegation from the Cypriot government led by Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus. José Manuel Barroso commended the latter, the Cypriot authorities and the Cypriot people for implementing the financial assistance programme with determination.
The EC welcomed the resolve of the Cyprus government and saw with satisfaction their efforts in implementing this programme. The latest assessment by the EU and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) showed that the financial assistance programme was largely on track, but that risks remained. Fiscal targets were being met and important reforms were being rolled out. But it was essential to keep up these efforts to provide a new basis for future sustainable growth in the country.
One of the top priorities for Cyprus was to reduce high levels of unemployment, particularly youth unemployment. European Union funding had a key role to play here, and in the overall recovery of the Cypriot economy. The extra 200 million euro agreed as part of the EU budget 2014-2020 for Cyprus would help the country invest in energy efficiency, support SMEs and create jobs, including by contributing to the funding for a youth guarantee.

Type: College   Reference: I-084167   Date: 27/11/2013   Duration: 03:20   Personalities: Algirdas Šemeta,Androulla Vassiliou,Antonio Tajani,Christos Stylianides,Dacian Cioloş,Günther Oettinger,Harris Georgiades,Ioannis Kasoulides,Janez Potočnik,Janusz Lewandowski,Joaquín Almunia Aman,Johannes Hahn,José Manuel Durão Barroso,László Andor,Maroš Šefčovič,Máire Geoghegan-Quinn,Neven Mimica,Nicos Anastasiades,Nicos Kouyialis,Olli Rehn,Siim Kallas,Tonio Borg,Viviane Reding,Yiorgos Lakkotrypis,Štefan Füle   Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont  
Languages: ORIGINAL,
© European Union, 2013   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
Director: Catherine Vandezande
To download, please log in



Related videos

03:04 Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: round table meeting between EC College and Cypriot government; group photo
Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: round ...
Ref: I-084091
Date: 27/11/2013
02:41 Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: extracts from the joint press briefing
Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: ...
Ref: I-084088
Date: 27/11/2013
00:47 Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: arrival and round table
Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: ...
Ref: I-084086
Date: 27/11/2013
17:23 Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: joint press briefing
Visit of Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, to José Manuel Barroso: joint ...
Ref: I-084087
Date: 27/11/2013
03:20 Visit of a delegation from the Cypriot government to José Manuel Barroso
Visit of a delegation from the Cypriot government to José Manuel Barroso
Ref: I-084167
Date: 27/11/2013

Related photos

Visit of a delegation from the Cypriot government to the EC
Visit of a delegation from the Cypriot government to the EC
Ref: 024531
Date: 27/11/2013
Video Player   Need some help?


You don't find what you are looking for? Ask us!


Fri 16/09
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 29 September 2016, the European Commission will adopt its monthly infringements package. These decisions seek to enforce EU law across Europe so that citizens and businesses can benefit fully from the internal market.
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: More than 750 European researchers, investors and policy makers will gather in Bratislava, Slovakia, on 28 and 29 September for the 2016 Digital Assembly (#DA16eu) to discuss the creation of a Digital Single Market in the EU.
Fri 16/09
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Assembly of the UN's International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is meeting in Montreal to agree on a Global Market Based Mechanism to curb CO2 emissions from international aviation. This would be the first global sectorial agreement.
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 23 September 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 26 septembre Informal meeting of defence ministers (until 27/09), in Bratislava. President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Mr Torsten Albig, Minister-President of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 September 2016 On 24th September, representatives of 182 countries and the EU will gather at the 17th Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Trade in Endangered Species (CITES CoP17) in Johannesburg, South Africa to agree tangible measures to better protect...
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 September 2016 Customs authorities across the EU seized an estimated five million more counterfeit items in 2015 than the previous year, according to new figures released today by the European Commission.
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 23 September 2016 Questions and Answers See also: Press release What is the EU's position on ivory trafficking? The EU is concerned about the current levels of ivory trafficking and elephant poaching and is at the forefront of international efforts to tackle this problem.
Fri 23/09
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 09 / 2016 Brussels, 23 September 2016 EU at the UN General Assembly - Day 5 A busy Ministerial Week at the 71st United Nations General Assembly will come to an end today. On Thursday, the European Union delegation continued its...
Fri 23/09
Commission - EUROSTAT European Brussels, 23 September 2016 In 2014, more than 18 million primary school pupils (or 84% of all the pupils at this level) in the European Union (EU) were studying at least one foreign language, including nearly 1 million (around 5%) studying two foreign languages or more.
Thu 22/09
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 September 2016 The European Commission has cleared the proposed acquisition of Vattenfall Europe Generation and Vattenfall Europe Mining by Energetický a Průmyslový Holding (EPH) and PPF Investments (PPF). The Commission found the deal would not adversely affect competition in the relevant markets.

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, 2016