Oliver Schopf, Der Standard In order to make them come true, President of the European Commission Manuel Barroso has to hold his reform plans firm with both hands.

Among the European Commission's President's ideas presented in his three-steps-plan for the development of the further development of the European Monetary Union on November 28th, there are plans for a one-Euro Ministery of Finance and Eurobonds.

Even though many voices have welcomed his ideas, there are equally concerns with his push.

Is Barroso's plan in the best interest of the people of Europe?