7 She is a close ally of Angela Merkel, whom von der Leyen has stuck by through thick and thin and the Chancellor has returned the loyalty by leaving her in place despite mounting problems at the defence ministry and by backing her for the EU Commission
The Statement of Objections leads the BMW Group to believe that it is probable ("more likely than not") that the EU Commission
will issue a significant fine.
But a source familiar with the EBA withdrawal procedures told The Post on condition of anonymity that the EU Commission
for Trade had sought opinions from the bloc's permanent representatives since last week and set today (January 29) as the last day to receive feedback.
The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EU Commission
Federica Mogherini reiterated the EU support to the two-state solution as well as efforts to settle the Libyan crisis.
In addition to the EU Commission
, the US FDA has also formally recognised the benefits of plant sterols and sterol esters for their use in helping to lower cholesterol levels.
The EU Commission
supported energy and environmental promotion projects in ASEAN and Indonesia from the early 1990's until 2007, through schemes like Asia-Pro Eco, Asia-Invest, the EU-ASEAN Energy Cooperation Facility, the ASEAN-COGEN III cogeneration program and the Small Project Facilities.
The new regulation will allow the EU Commission
to verify whether standards in other countries meet the level required for security and thus allow passengers to retain items bought in duty-free shops outside the EU.
AN Ireland West MEP has hit out at the EU Commission
for meddling in Ireland's planning affairs.
As to be expected in the light of the institutional self-interest of bureaucracies, the EU Commission
has promptly rejected the TAFFA proposal.
It added that it has "applied for leniency to the US Department of Justice, the EU Commission
and other authorities in other countries and received conditional immunity." It did not say how the offer, if approved, would affect the company financially or when it would incur the charge on its balance sheet.
The EU Commission
and SEC have agreed on a roadmap toward equivalence between International Financial Reporting Standards and U.S.