Visit of Hannelore Kraft, Minister-President of North Rhine-Westphalia
April 23, 2013. Cooperation within the framework of Greater Region is one of the priorities of the Luxembourg government. Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker received the Minister President of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft, at the Hôtel de Bourgogne for an exchange of views which also included the Minister of Finance, Luc Frieden.
Hannelore Kraft was accompanied by the Minister of Finance of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Norbert Walter-Borjans.
On the agenda were featured, in addition to bilateral relations, issues relating to cooperation in the Greater Region. The major issues of the European political agenda were also discussed.
Minister-President Hannelore Kraft also had the opportunity to meet with the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade, Etienne Schneider.
The talks focused on issues of renewable energy, the European industrial policy and international trade.