New economy Minister of France called for the strengthening of the EU in the face of China, Russia and the United States
Bruno Le Mayor said that he fully devote himself to the fight for a strong Europe.
PARIS, may 17. /Offset. TASS Mikhail Timofeev/. France and other European Union countries it is necessary to make maximum efforts to strengthen EU the face of the economically powerful Nations of the world.
This opinion was expressed by the new Minister of economy of France Bruno Le Mayor, which will also be the areas of Finance and industry of the country. Le the Mayor played in the building of the Ministry at the ceremony of transfer of authority.
“The French need to get into the spirit of the future victory, promoting the construction and development of the European Union. And I’m willing to exert maximum effort to it. Because it is indeed high time that the European Union and especially the Euro area gained the power and unity that will enable us to resist the power of China, Russia and the USA”, — said the Minister.
He stressed that “the European Union must achieve greater unity in order to make Europe stronger”. “I will dedicate myself to this fight. I don’t want to further existed in Europe, jumped at his old fencing — I for the new Europe, which will gain power, in particular, grouped around the Franco-German tandem, as nothing will be achieved in the EU without a strong friendship between France and Germany,” said Le Mayor.
He said that he had held a phone conversation with his German counterpart Wolfgang Schaeuble, whom he pays working visit to Berlin on 22 may. “From the German Minister, we will discuss the future development of the EU and the opportunity to bring a truly new and concrete impetus to the integration of the Euro area, and then together head to the summit in Brussels,” said Le Mayor.