Informal European Council of Brussels: extracts from the joint press conference by José Manuel Barroso and Herman van Rompuy
On 24 May 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, held a press conference in Brussels, following the Informal dinner of Heads of State or Government.
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.
José Manuel Barroso underlined concrete actions for target investments such as project bonds have been discussed. The leaders reaffirmed that Europe will stands by Greece while Greece stands by its commitments. SHOTLISTLINK