Informal meeting with EU ministers on the situation of GM on 23 November 2009 reconfirms need for European coordination
Vice-President Günter Verheugen, Competition Commissioner Neelie Kroes and the Commissioner in charge of Employment, Vladimir Špidla have met today with ministers in charge of the automotive industry and with a representative of GM. The first part was dedicated to GM and an exchange of information with the representative of GM (Nick Reilly, President International). In a second part the EU participants continued the discussion. All participants welcomed the initiative taken by the Commission.