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Story title Competitiveness Council - October 2012
Story description

The Competitiveness Council takes place on 10 and 11 October in Luxembourg, under the presidency of Stavros MALAS, Cyprus Minister for Health (responsible for the Research portfolio) and Neoklis SYLIKIOTIS, Cyprus Minister for Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

Video title Roundtable (Internal Market & Industry)
Video description

Extracts of the roundtable of the Competitiveness Council on 11 October 2012, in Luxembourg. 

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Shooting date 10-10-2012 Country Luxembourg Town Luxembourg    
Background

On Thursday 11October, ministers hold a debate on European industrial policy, the strategy on the construction sector and its enterprises, as well as the cultural and
creative sectors. The Council is expected to adopt conclusions on key enabling technologies while it will also give the green light for the launching of the European innovation partnership on raw materials. In the field of consumers protection, the Council is due to adopt a resolution on the European Consumer Agenda for the coming years.
Ministers take also stock of the state of play of the twelve key measures included in
the Single Market Act and will debate on the way to speed up a quick adoption. They takes note of the second wave of priority proposals presented by the Commission under the Single Market Act II, which are also aimed at the completion of the single market by increasing confidence and stimulating growth and jobs creation. The working lunch provides an opportunity to discuss ways for the improvement of working methods of the Competitiveness Council.

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John DALLI, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy

Keywords : Dalli Duration : 00:00:20

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Nicolae ROTILEANU, State Secretary with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and the Buisness Environment of Romania

Keywords : Rotileanu Duration : 00:00:04

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Luis VALERO - State Secretary, Ministry for Industry, Energy and Tourism of Spain

Keywords : Valero Duration : 00:00:04

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Greek delegation

Duration : 00:00:04

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Jason AZZOPARDI - Minister for Fair Competition, Small Business and Consumers of Malta

Keywords : Azzopardi Duration : 00:00:05

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General view of the meeting room

Duration : 00:00:06

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Croatian delegation

Duration : 00:00:08

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Massimo VARI - State Secretary for Economic Development of Italy

Keywords : Vari Duration : 00:00:05

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Stefan KAPFERER - State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology of Germany, Carlos OLIVEIRA - Secretary of State of Entrepreneurship, Competitivity and Innovation of Portugal

Keywords : Kapferer | Oliveira Duration : 00:00:10

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General view of the meeting room

Duration : 00:00:06

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Nicolae ROTILEANU, State Secretary with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and the Buisness Environment of Romania

Duration : 00:00:05

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Estonian delegation

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Bulgarian delegation

Duration : 00:00:05

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Massimo VARI - State Secretary for Economic Development of Italy

Duration : 00:00:10

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Lithuanian delegation

Duration : 00:00:05

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Richard BRUTON - Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation of Ireland

Keywords : Bruton Duration : 00:00:13

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Antonio TAJANI - European Commissioner or Industry and Entrepreneurship, Arnaud MONTEBOURG - Minister for Industrial Renewal of France

Keywords : Tajani | Montebourg Duration : 00:00:15

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Arnaud MONTEBOURG - Minister for Industrial Renewal of France

Duration : 00:00:13

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Neoklis SYLIKIOTIS - Minister for Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Cyprus

Keywords : Sylikiotis Duration : 00:00:10

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Arnaud MONTEBOURG - Minister for Industrial Renewal of France

Duration : 00:00:05

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General views of the roundtable (2 shots)

Duration : 00:00:16

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