As the Sectoral Social Partner for the European Construction Industry, representing employers, FIEC President Jean-Louis Marchand participated in the Tripartite Social Summit, co-chaired by the President of the EU Council, Donald Tusk, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the Prime Minister of the EU Slovak Presidency of the Council, Robert Fico. Addressing senior policy makers, including Commission Vice-President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Thyssen, Jean-Louis Marchand highlighted the priorities of FIEC and the key role played by the construction industry in terms of growth and jobs. He went on to underline that for FIEC the proposal for a revision of the Posting Directive does not address the right priorities.
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from left to right: Jean-Claude JUNCKER, President of the European Commission; Jan RICHTER, Slovak Minsiter for Labour; Jean-Louis MARCHAND, FIEC President; Robert FICO, Slovak Prime Minister