Meeting between Ricardo Martinelli, President of Panama, and José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, went to Panama City where he met with Ricardo Martinelli, President of Panama. Discussions focused on the importance of the relations between the EU and Panama, and the common desire to strengthen them with renewed ambition and new projects. An agreement to strengthen public security in the country had been signed. This was the largest cooperation project ever signed between the EU and Panama.