Visit of Borut Pahor, President of Slovenia, to José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Borut Pahor, President of Slovenia. The two Presidents discussed political and economic developments in Slovenia and in the EU. One other topic on the agenda was the state of the structural reforms in Slovenia. José Manuel Barroso encouraged the country to continue with its efforts in accordance with the Country Specific Recommendations which the EC published in May 2012. He assured Borut Pahor that the EC's services were available to help Slovenia with their expertise.
The President of Slovenia then reiterated his strong commitment to the ongoing reform process. The situation of the euro area in general and prospects for 2013 were also discussed.