Recovery in sight for Europe but challenges remain - Barroso

Europe is “not out of economic heavy weather”, European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has told the European Parliament in Strasbourg in a “state of the union” address.

11th September, 2013
European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso.

Europe is “not out of economic heavy weather”, European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has told the European Parliament in Strasbourg in a “state of the union” address.

“For Europe, recovery is within sight,” he said.

Barroso said that unemployment is Europe’s most pressing problem and that credit is not yet sufficiently flowing.

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