Barroso to Meet With Greece’s Papademos Feb. 29 Before EU Summit

European Commission President Jose Barroso will meet with Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Feb. 29, before a European Union summit scheduled for the following day.

The meeting, which will run from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. local time, will focus on Greece’s growth potential, commission spokeswoman Pia Ahrenkilde-Hansen told reporters in Brussels today.

EU Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Olli Rehn will also attend the meeting, Ahrenkilde-Hansen said.

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