Visit of Gordon Bajnai, Hungarian Prime Minister, to José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Gordon Bajnai, Hungarian Prime Minister, on 28 April 2009 in Brussels, to talk about the financial crisis. Gordon Bajnai was expected to present the details of his new government's crisis-management package. Before travelling to Brussels, Gordon Bajnai said that he wanted to demonstrate that Hungary is capable of pulling itself out of the crisis and paying off its national debt. José Manuel Barroso has indicated his willingness to cooperate with Budapest in order to implement the European plan to deal with the crisis.
This was the first visit of Gordon Bajnai to the European Commission after his nomination as Prime Minister. SHOTLIST