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A new president for the european commission

Today, Jean-Claude JUNCKER was appointed as new president of the European Commission by the European Parliament.

Jean-Claude JUNCKER is the former prime minister of the Grand-Duchy of Luxemburg.

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EC CHAIRMAN BARROSO REACTS TO J.C. JUNCKER'S APPOINTMENT

EC Comission president BARROSO reacted immediately after JeanClaude Juncker’s appointment as new president of the European Commission

“Let me begin by expressing on my own behalf and on behalf of the European Commission my congratulations to Jean-Claude Juncker on his nomination by the European Council as President-designate. 64 more words

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EU laws to become 'lighter, simpler and less costly'

The commission’s regulatory fitness and performance programme (Refit) includes many new initiatives, plus the introduction of an ‘annual scoreboard’ to assess their progress.

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Scottish Independence debate

I have been educating myself with regards to the looming Scottish referendum on Independence in September. I still have some reading to go to feel fully informed but what I keep coming back to in my deliberations is if the British Parliament are so keen to keep a hold of Scotland it is not for love but for money. 757 more words

MEETING OF EU MEMBER STATES PRIME MINISTERS IN BRUSSELS.


The President of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, invited for an informal dinner after the late European elections…



Will the European citizens have voted for more or less of Europe? 246 more words

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