April 8 - Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says the EU will remember former prime minister Margaret Thatcher for both her contributions to and her reserves about the EU project. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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CNBC's Steve Sedgwick grilled the president of the EU commission, José Manuel Barroso and the Russian prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev, on the relationship between Europe and Russia at a press conference in Moscow.
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Feb. 27 - European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says Italy's election result is not a rejection of austerity. He says the danger for the euro zone remains complacency.
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Jose Manuel Barroso says a UK referendum on the EU would be a 'wake-up call'.
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PARIS (Reuters) - European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said on Wednesday France needed to present a credible program of structural reforms as new data showed Europe's second largest economy slipping into a shallow recession. Barroso, who was due later to meet President Francois Hollande in Brussels, said France must pursue reforms if the EU was to grant it two...
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union and the United States should be able to start free trade negotiations by the end of June, the European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said on Wednesday.
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José Manuel Barroso, the President of the European Commission, will drop his opposition to Scotland joining the EU if there...
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EC president José Manuel Barroso warns public spending cuts alone will not solve European financial crisisThe EU's focus on austerity has hit the limits of public acceptance, according to the head of the trading bloc's executive arm, as Brussels joined the International Monetary Fund in raising concerns over the impact of public spending cuts.José Manuel Barroso, president...
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The President of the European Commission has warned that austerity may have reached its limit as new figures showed that...
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The European Commission has said that member states could be asked to provide additional help for newly bailed-out Cyprus, whose economy is set for a dramatic and painful downsizing.
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