President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President: Energy, cohesion policy and rural development should remain among EU priorities

2010-09-17

Friday, September 17, Vilnius - President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the European Commissioner for Financial Programming and the Budget, Janusz Lewandowski, who is visiting Lithuania.

The President and the Commissioner discussed the EU budget reform and the next financial perspective.

President Dalia Grybauskaitė expressed the view that the European Union's annual budgets and the new financial perspective should continue to place priority on energy and transport projects, cohesion policy, and rural support.

The President and the Commissioner also discussed possibilities to strengthen the EU's budgetary and economic discipline.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2010.09.17 15:20

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