Visit of Herman Van Rompuy in Luxembourg
On September 12, 2013, Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker met the European Council President Herman Van Rompuy.
The discussions was focused on European political topics and more specifically on the preparation of the European Council in October and December 2013.
At the European Council on 24 and 25 October 2013, discussions between the 28 members of the European Union will focus on the status of the banking union, said Herman Van Rompuy.
According to the President of the European Council, various topics will be discussed during the October summit: the contracts between the European institutions and the Member States on structural reforms, the competitiveness of the European economy, the innovation.