Commissioner hearings LIVE: Oliver Varhelyi

By |november 14th, 2019|commissioner hearings, News, Oliver Varhelyi|

The European Parliament is grilling the proposed members of Ursula von der Leyen’s Commission in a second series of hearings on Thursday (14 November), after the regular hearings between 30 September and 8 October. Hungarian Oliver Varhelyi is the first...

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Oliver Varhelyi

By |november 14th, 2019|commissioner hearings, News, Oliver Varhelyi|

The European Parliament is grilling the proposed members of Ursula von der Leyen’s Commission in a second series of hearings on Thursday (14 November), after the regular hearings between 30 September and 8 October. Hungarian Oliver Varhelyi is the first...

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Main EU political groups expected to back France’s new Commissioner pick

By |november 13th, 2019|commissioner hearings, conflicts of interest, Emmanuel Macron, European Commission, France, News, Thierry Breton, Ursula von der Leyen|

The European Parliament will be hearing France's second EU Commissioner candidate, the former CEO of Atos, Thierry Breton. But this time, France has secured the support of the main political groups. EURACTIV France reports.

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Macron plays appeasement card after Goulard’s rejection

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Airbus, Angela Merkel, Brexit, Commissioner designate, commissioner hearings, Emmanuel Macron, EU-US trade relations, European Commissioner, France, Frans Timmermans, Germany, News, Sylvie Goulard, Syria, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen|

After an initial outburst, French President Emmanuel Macron sought to ease tensions on Sunday (13 October) following the rejection last week of his protégée Sylvie Goulard as France's candidate for the European Commission. EURACTIV France reports.

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Commissioner Hearings: Best Of

By |oktober 11th, 2019|commissioner hearings, European Commission, News|

A compilation of some of the best moments of the 24 hearings.

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Frans Timmermans

By |oktober 8th, 2019|commissioner hearings, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Parliament is grilling the proposed members of Ursula von der Leyen’s Commission in a series of regular hearings between 30 September and 8 October. Dutchman Frans Timmermans will be last under the spotlight.

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Janusz Wojciechowski

By |oktober 8th, 2019|commissioner hearings, Janusz Wojciechowski, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

The Polish Commission-nominee Janus Wojciechowski (Agriculture) is being questioned by the European Parliament for a second time on Tuesday (8 October), following his poor performance a week ago.

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Valdis Dombrovskis

By |oktober 8th, 2019|commissioner hearings, News, Valdis Dombrovskis, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Tuesday (8 October), three executive vice-presidents are lined up for grilling in the European Parliament. This liveblog covers the hearing of Valdis Dombrovskis (Latvia, Economy that Works for People).

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Vera Jourova

By |oktober 7th, 2019|commissioner hearings, News, Věra Jourová, Von der Leyen Commission|

The second week of Commissioner hearings opens in the European Parliament on Monday (7 October) with Czech Republic's Věra Jourová, proposed for the post of vice-president and Commissioner for Values and Transparency.

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Josep Borrell

By |oktober 7th, 2019|commissioner hearings, Josep Borrell, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Monday (7 October), along with the hearing of Věra Jourová (Values and Transparency), parliamentary committees will be hearing Spain's Josep Borrell, proposed for the post of the High Representative (Stronger Europe in the World).

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