Address by President Barroso at the Opening of the Milan General Assembly European Commission José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission New Narrative for Europe/Milan 9 December 2013 Presidente Letta, Prime Minister Bratušek, Senatore Monti, President of ISPI Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, Dear friends, Let me start by thanking Prime Minister Enrico Letta.
Speech - Intellectual property and competition policy European Commission Joaquín Almunia Vice President of the European Commission responsible for Competition Policy Speech - IP Summit 2013 (Paris) 9 December 2013 No inherent conflict between IP protection and competition policy I thank the organisers of this 8th IP Summit for their kind invitation to come to Paris today.
Central African Republic: EU steps up relief effort, launches humanitarian air bridge European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 December 2013 The European Commission is deploying its humanitarian air service with immediate effect to open up a vital line of support into and out of Bangui, the capital of Central African Republic (CAR), as international efforts to stabilise the strife-torn country intensify.
Syria: A thousand days of crisis European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 December 2013 On the occasion of the thousandth day of crisis in Syria, Kristalina Georgieva, European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, made the following statement: "Sadly today marks one thousand days since the start of what has become the most...
Statement by President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso on his attendance at the State Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 December 2013 The President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso will attend the State Memorial Service in Johannesburg for Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, 10 December President Barroso said the following: I had the great privilege to meet Nelson Mandela on a number of occasions...
Results of the phone conversation between President Barroso and President Yanukovych of Ukraine European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 December 2013 President Barroso spoke with President Yanukovych on the phone to reiterate the need for a political solution to the current tensions, through dialogue with the opposition and civil society. He recalled the need to respect civil freedoms and to exert maximum restraint.
Statement of President Barroso on the outcome of the WTO Global Trade talks in Bali European Commission MEMO Brussels, 7 December 2013 I'm delighted at the news this morning of the global trade deal in Bali. This will give a real boost to the global economy. Potential gains for the global economy could be as high as $1 trillion.
Speech - Commissioner Cioloş on WTO package in Bali European Commission Dacian Cioloş Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner Speech - Commissioner Press conference after the 9th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Bali, Indonesia 7 December 2013 I am delighted that we have reached an agreement here in Bali.
Sommet de l’Élysée pour la Paix et la Sécurité en Afrique - Intervention du Président Barroso sur le changement climatique Commission européenne José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Paris 7 décembre 2013 Je me réjouis que le partenariat économique et pour le développement soit au cœur de nos discussions d'aujourd'hui car il est aussi au centre du partenariat stratégique entre l’Union européenne et l’Afrique.
Speech - Faster, Cheaper, Simpler Trade: Everyone is a winner European Commission Algirdas Šemeta Commissioner for Taxation, Customs, Statistics, Audit and Anti-FraudSpeech - Press conference after the 9th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO)/ Bali, Indonesia 7 December 2013 Today, everyone is a winner. We have confirmed our belief that the multilateral system can deliver results.