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Juncker and Schulz in happier times…The letter from European Parliament (EP) President Martin Schulz to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has now been published in full and contains an extensive list of questions for the UK’s Lord H…

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Will France’s Moscovici (left) be effectively shackled by Finland’s Katainen (centre) and Latvia’s Dombrovskis (right)?The new European Commission (EC) also sees the overhaul of its approach to the Eurozone. While Pierre Moscovici holds the Econom…

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With the future of the UK seemingly hanging by a thread it is understandable that events north of the border are dominating attention, but today’s announcement of the new European Commission also has far-reaching consequences for the future of the UK’s…

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We are now at the halfway point in terms of nominating the next Commission with 14 out of 28 member states having publicly announced their candidates. The line-up suggests we will have the most senior Commission to date with no less than four former Pr…

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