Outcomes of the European Council of 27-28/06/2013, EP plenary session with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, participated in the EP plenary session which focused on the outcomes of the European Council of 27-28/06/2013. In his speech the President stressed that this European Council was about everyone taking their own responsibility. He also believed this meeting has delivered some very important results: by endorsing the Country-specific recommendations for structural reforms as proposed by the EC; by stepping up the fight against youth unemployment; and by taking decisions aimed at restoring normal lending to the real economy, notably to Small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Type: College Reference: I-080231 Date: 02/07/2013 Duration: 04:37Personalities:Alain Lamassoure,Hannes Swoboda,Joseph Daul,José Manuel Durão Barroso,Martin SchulzLocation:Strasbourg - EP Languages:ORIGINAL,