Visit of Jack Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, to José Manuel Barroso
Type: Visit to the Commission
Brussels - EC/Berlaymont
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Jack Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, on 8 April 2013 in Brussels.
The main issues under discussion were how to impose austerity measures on bailed out countries like Greece, Portugal, Ireland and Cyprus and how to regain competitiveness in the euro area.
Jack Lew was visiting Europe for the first time as US Secretary of the Treasury.
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||Exterior shot of the Berlaymont
||Arrival of Jack Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, and handshake with José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC
||Round table with José Manuel Barroso and Jack Lew (2 shots)
||Journalists leaving the room