|Carlos Veiga participates in PPE congress in Germany|
The president of opposition party MpD, Carlos Veiga, will be a special guest at the congress of the European People’s Party (PPE) in Bonn, Germany between December 8 and 10. The party is a member of the Centrist Democrat International, of which the MpD is also a part. The meeting’s host will be German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The congress, whose central theme will be the social economy and the market, will be attended by various European leaders, including European Commission President Durão Barroso, European Parliament President Jerzy Buzek and the Prime Minister of Luxembourg, Jean Claude Juncker, one of the founders of the CDI.
In his trip to Europe, according to a press release from the MpD, Veiga will be accompanied by the party’s director for foreign relations, João Medina.