Visit of Jack Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, to Olli Rehn
Type: Visit to the Commission
Brussels - EC/Berlaymont
Olli Rehn, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro, 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 building
||Arrival of Jack Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, and handshake with Olli Rehn, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro (3 shots)