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Brussels European Council with the participation of José Manuel Barroso

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José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, and the Heads of State or Government of the EU met in Brussels for the European Council hosted by Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council. Discussions focused on reviving the economy, focusing on stronger economic governance in the euro area and the discussion on possible Treaty change. Energy issues and the prospect of new countries joining the EU also were on the agenda. The EU leaders agreed to fast-track a programme of measures to boost growth and jobs. Important conclusions on energy, notably on the need for swift completion of EU internal energy market and the development of infrastructure, were also reached in this European Council.

Type: College   Reference: I-071809   Date: 09/12/2011   Duration: 01:53
Personalities:   Sarkozy, Nicolas |   Passos Coelho, Pedro |   Rompuy, Herman van |   Katainen, Jyrki |   Cameron [Prime Minister], David |   Tusk, Donald |   Rutte, Mark |   Pahor, Borut |   Merkel, Angela |   Barroso, José Manuel  
Location: Brussels - Council/Justus Lipsius  
Languages: ORIGINAL,

Tags: Audiovisual media | Council of the EU - presidency | EU relations with Member States | Economic policy | European Council - Brussels 2011/12 | European Council - President | Interinstitutional cooperation | Poland | United Kingdom
© European Union, 2011   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
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