Weekly meeting of the Barroso Commission
End production: 22/06/2011 First transmission: 22/06/2011
On 22 June 2011, the Members of the EC gathered in Brussels for their weekly meeting to prepare the European Council of the 23 and 24 June and to analyse the outcome of the meetings of the Eurogroup and of the ECOFIN Council.
They also proposed concrete steps to save energy by translating into binding obligations the main actions proposed in the Commission's Energy Plan on 2011.
Michel Barnier, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market and Services, presented a communication on the Green Paper for Modernising the Professional Qualifications Directive.
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||Štefan Füle, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy
||Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Member of the EC in charge of Research, Innovation and Science
||Janusz Lewandowski, Member of the EC in charge of Budget and Financial Programming, and Siim Kallas, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport
||Arrival of Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth
||Arrival of Maria Damanaki, Member of the EC in charge of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
||Dacian Cioloş, Member of the EC in charge of Agriculture and Rural Development
||José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC (3 shots)
||Doors being closed