Meeting between the Danish Government and the EC in Copenhagen: extracts from the arrivals
End production: 11/01/2012 First transmission: 11/01/2012
The College of Commissioners of the European Commission arrived in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 11 January 2012 to meet with the Danish Government. José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, was welcomed by Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Danish Prime Minister.
The meeting programme comprised a plenary meeting and different working sessions to discuss the implementation of the main priorities. These include financial stability and the creation of growth and jobs, for example through deepening the Single Market, green growth and energy efficiency.
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||Danish and EU flags outside Bella Center in Copenhagen
||Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, welcomed by Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Danish Prime Minister - handshake (3 shots)
||Arrival of Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC
||Arrival of the College of Commissioners
||General view of the meeting room