Competitiveness Council: roundtable (industry)

Type: News   Reference: 81720   Duration: 00:01:37  Lieu: Brussels, Belgium - Council
End production: 05/12/2011   First transmission: 05/12/2011
The Industry Council will be chaired by Waldemar Pawlak, Polish Minister of Economy and Barbara Kudrycka, Polish Minister of Science and Higher Education. Industry ministers will be invited to adopt conclusions addressing the implementation of industrial policy across Europe. They will also hear a presentation on the Commission proposal for a Competitiveness and SME (small and mediumsized enterprise) programme 2014-2020. The Council will be invited to exchange views and adopt conclusions on the results of the single market forum and on ways for improving impact assessments along the EU's legislative process. It is also expected to adopt conclusions on customs cooperation with Eastern neighbouring countries. In the afternoon, the Council will continue the examination of files related to the creation of unitary patent protection and of a unified patent litigation system. The Council will adopt a general approach on a draft directive on interconnection of businesses registers.

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00:00:05 John Perry, Irish Minister for Small Business (2 shots) 00:00:09
00:00:14 General view of the meeting room 00:00:07
00:00:21 Ole Sohn, Danish Minister for Business and Growth 00:00:08
00:00:29 Grazyna Henclewska, Polish Under Secretary (2 shots) 00:00:05
00:00:34 Waldemar Pawlak, Polish Minister of Economy 00:00:03
00:00:37 Group view of governments representatives, with Ole Sohn and Jyri Hakamies, Finnish Minister of Economic Affairs (2 shots) 00:00:10
00:00:47 Álvaro Santos Pereira, Portuguese Minister of Economy and Employment (2 shots) 00:00:14
00:01:01 General view of the meeting room 00:00:05
00:01:06 Belgian representative 00:00:03
00:01:09 Swedish representatives 00:00:03
00:01:12 Romanian representative 00:00:02
00:01:14 Cyprus representative 00:00:02
00:01:16 Baroness Wilcox, British Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills 00:00:03
00:01:19 General view of the meeting room (3 shots) 00:00:18
00:01:37 END 00:00:00
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