EESC Plenary Session with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
Type: Complete press conference
End production: 13/02/2013 First transmission: 13/02/2013
On 13-14 February 2013, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) held its the 487th Plenary session, in Brussels. The session included a debate with José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, on the recent 2014-2020 budget agreement on 13 February as well as a presentation of the Irish Presidency Lucinda Creighton, Irish Minister of State for European Affairs, and a debate with Vitor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank (ECB), on EU governance and banking situation on 14 February.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
||Soundbite by Staffan Nilsson, President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), (in SWEDISH) giving some introductory words regarding the results on the budget, and the profit of having "more Europe"
||Soundbite by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) thanking Staffan Nilsson for the excellent cooperation between their two institutions and giving some opening remarks on sustainable growth for a stronger Europe
||Soundbite by Staffan Nilsson (in ENGLISH) opening the debate
||General debate in presence of Staffan Nilsson and José Manuel Barroso