Joint press conference by Margot Wallström and Philippe Thureau-Dangin, Philippe Thureau-Dangin, President, Publishing Director of the Courrier international, on the launch of "presseurop.eu" portal
The European Commission and a consortium led by Courrier International, with Internazionale in Italy, Forum Polityka in Poland, and Courrier Internacional in Portugal, with the support of Cafebabel, launched on 26/05/2009, PRESSEUROP.EU, the first multilingual website containing press articles on EU affairs. PRESSEUROP.EU will offer, in at least 10 languages (up to 23), a multilingual selection of articles published on the same day or the day before. These articles will be complemented with analyses, comments and illustrations. The portal can be accessed at http://www.presseurop.eu.
Margot Wallström, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Institutional Relations and Communication Strategy, and Philippe Thureau-Dangin, President and Publishing Director of the Courrier international, gave a joint press conference to say the new advantages of this new web portal.