Other news - July 2010
The aim of this visit was to ensure the follow-up of the work initiated by Commissioners Ashton, Georgieva et Piebalgs during their last visits to Haiti and to assess EU-funded projects. During his visit, Mr Barnier reiterated the EU's support to reconstruct the country, devastated by a strong earthquake in January.
Press conference following the Economic and Financial Affairs Council.
Commissioner Barnier has presented today a proposal on translation arrangements for a future EU Patent, the final element needed for a single EU Patent to become a reality.