Navigation path

Login   |   Register

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR









Informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council: press conference by José Manuel Barroso

2 450 views

José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, participated in a informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council. During the joint press conference which followed the President stated that an agreement to go forward for a new “fiscal compact” and strengthened economic policy coordination had been found. He explained that it was a decision of the Heads of State or Government of the euro area Member States and those that decided already to join, and added that the key was swift implementation. The President also welcomed leaders' commitment to examine swiftly the new rules proposed by the EC on 23 November 2011, namely those regarding the monitoring and assessment of draft budgetary plans, of the correction of excessive deficit in the euro area member states and also the strengthening of economic and budgetary surveillance of Member States experiencing or threatened with serious difficulties in respect to their financial stability in the euro area.
The President also answered journalists' questions.

Type: College   Reference: I-071808   Date: 09/12/2011   Duration: 03:06
Personalities:   Barroso, José Manuel |   Rompuy, Herman van |   Laitenberger, Johannes |   Di Rupo, Elio  
Location: Brussels - Council/Justus Lipsius  
Languages: ORIGINAL

Tags: Belgium | EU relations with Member States | Economic policy | European Commission - cabinet | European Council - President | Interinstitutional cooperation
RAPID: SPEECH,
© European Union, 2011   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
Director: Catherine Vandezande
To download, please log in






Related videos

01:53 Brussels European Council with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
Brussels European Council with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
Ref: I-071809
Date: 09/12/2011
16:40 Informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council: press conference by José Manuel Barroso and Herman van Rompuy
Informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council: press conference by ...
Ref: I-071838
Date: 09/12/2011
03:06 Informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council: press conference by José Manuel Barroso
Informal dinner of Members of the Brussels European Council: press conference by ...
Ref: I-071808
Date: 09/12/2011

Related photos

Brussels European Council, 09/12/2011
Brussels European Council, 09/12/2011
Ref: 020054
Date: 09/12/2011
Video Player   Need some help?


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


Mon 11/09
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The European Union will host the fourth edition of Our Ocean conference in Malta, 5 - 6 October 2017. Our Ocean conference aims to inspire joint solutions and ambitious commitments in managing seas and oceans – which cover 75% of our planet.
Mon 18/09
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: As part of the process started with the publication of the Reflection Paper on the Future of EU finances, the Commission is organising on 25 September 2017 a conference on the challenges ahead of the European Union budget and the ways to address...
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 September 2017 Taxation: Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy The European Commission is today launching a new EU agenda to ensure that the digital economy is taxed in a fair and growth-friendly way.
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 September 2017 Questions and Answers on the Communication on a Fair and Efficient Tax System in the EU for the Digital Single Market Why is the Commission addressing digital tax now? The taxation of the digital economy is part of the Juncker Commission's...
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 09 / 2017 Brussels, 21 September 2017 Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy The European Commission launched today a new EU agenda to ensure that the digital economy is taxed in a fair and growth-friendly way.
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Rome, 21 September 2017 Presidents, Members of Parliament, I am happy to be here to give you an update on the ongoing negotiations. At midnight on 29 March 2019, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union and will become...
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 September 2017 Good morning everyone, Today, the Commission is launching a new EU agenda for fair taxation of the digital economy. We have adopted a Communication that describes the challenges Member States are facing when taxing the digital economy and...
Thu 21/09
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 September 2017 This week, officials from across the United States Government, the European Commission, and EU data protection authorities gathered in Washington, DC to conduct the first annual review of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework established in 2016.
Wed 20/09
European Commission - Press release women and girls Brussels, 20 September 2017 UNGA72 - New York, 20 September 2017 Today more than ever, when the world is facing countless challenges, we - the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) - want to strengthen and build on our strategic...
Wed 20/09
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 September 2017 European consumers, investors and businesses will benefit from stronger and more integrated financial markets, thanks to plans by the Commission to reform the EU's supervisory architecture.

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, 2017