Press point by Tonio Borg, Member designate of the EC in charge for Health and Consumer Policy, following his hearing in the EP
Type: Complete press conference
End production: 13/11/2012 First transmission: 13/11/2012
Tonio Borg, Member designate of the EC in charge of Health and Consumer Policy, held a press conference after his hearing at the European Parliament on 13 November 2012 in Brussels.
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||Statement (in ENGLISH) by Tonio Borg, Member designate of the EC in charge of Health and Consumer Policy, stating that the hearing was not easy but fairly conducted and just; stating that whatever the verdict would be, he was proud to have experienced this procedure; stating that he was impressed by the level of expertise of the Members of the European Parliament on many issues; stating that he answered the questions to the best of his ability; stating that if he had been successful in gaining the confidence of the Parliament, he would be completely dedicated to his work.
||Questions from journalists