Visit of Romano Prodi, Italian Prime Minister, to José Manuel Barroso
Type: Visit to the Commission
End production: 10/10/2007 First transmission: 10/10/2007
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Romano Prodi, Italian Prime Minister, to talk about the future of the EU, as the new reform Treaty will face crucial talks in Lisbon. The Italian Budget Law was another keypoint on the agenda, as Joaquín Almunia, Member of the EC in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs, claimed for more resources to be allocated to drop the deficit.
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||Arrival of Romano Prodi, Italian Prime Minister, with José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC (2 shots)
||Handshake between José Manuel Barroso and Romano Prodi
||General view of the meeting (3 shots)