Vice Prime Minister Fatmir Besimi demanded Hahn to renew the high level dialogue with Macedonia, but there is no information whether the EU commissioner
Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani today met with Sweden?s Foreign Minister Carl Bidt and EU Commissioner
for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva.
Speaking at a press conference in Brussels following her two-day trip to Japan to assess the situation after the disasters of the earthquake, tsunami and the nuclear accident that hit the country, the EU Commissioner
said she delivered 70 tonnes of mattresses, sleeping bags and blankets sent by the European Union.
In comments Tuesday during a meeting with the EU Commissioner
for Home Affairs Cecilia Malmstrom and the EU Commissioner
for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fule, Kousa said that there was a need for the EU to fulfill its obligations.
The recommendation for start of negotiations with Macedonia is still on the table, says the Cabinet of EU Commissioner
for the Enlargement Olli Rehn expects Turkey to support the ongoing Cyprus negotiations and to make practical steps in order to contribute to the creation of a favorable climate for the achievement of a solution in Cyprus.
MORE than 80 farmers with their tractors and their cars gathered in Kofinou and stayed overnight in order to escort the EU Commissioner
for Agriculture and Rural Development Mariann Fischer Boel to Limassol today and protest against the amount of compensation granted to them by the government for damages suffered from the drought.
- Session 1: Doing business without barriers' - with MEP Arlene McCarthy (PES, UK), chairwoman of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection, and Charlie McCreevy, EU commissioner
for internal market and services.
Recto Buttiglione was nominated to be EU Commissioner
for Justice, Freedom and Security but had to withdraw his name after comments he had made about gays and marriage became public.
The article featured key trans-Atlantic negotiators William McDonough, chairman of the newly established PCAOB, and Frits Bolkestein, the former EU Commissioner
for Internal Markets, as they succeeded in defusing a potentially explosive situation arising from extraterritorial conflicts in law and regulation by building on new European oversight structures under which the principle of reciprocity could be accepted.
The Finnish social democrats have nothing against the suggested centre party candidate for EU commissioner
Olli Rehn, according to the chairman of the social democratic minister group Antti Kalliomaki.