About: Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs

Pierre Moscovici à la Commission européenne à Bruxelles
Euro & Finance 12-09-2014

Moscovici’s EU nomination divides opinion in France

The nomination of Pierre Moscovici for the economic affairs portfolio in the new European Commission has generated strong reactions from both the right and left of France's political spectrum.
Former French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici. [The Council of the European Union]
EU Elections 2014 29-08-2014

Berlin opposes Moscovici for economic affairs post

German media reports that Berlin will strongly oppose a French Socialist taking over the Economic and Monetary Affairs portfolio in Jean-Claude Juncker’s new European Commission. EURACTIV Germany reports.
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble doubts France's claim to the Commission portfolio Economic and Monetary Affairs. [The Council of the European Union]
Euro & Finance 15-07-2014

Schäuble doubts French claim to EU Commission monetary portfolio

In light of France’s ongoing deficit problems, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble expressed doubts over whether the country should be given the influential post of Commissioner for Monetary Affairs. EURACTIV Germany reports.
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Economy & Jobs 25-06-2014

Barroso confirms former Finnish PM Katainen as Economics Commissioner

Finland's former Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen will become the new European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, Commission President José Manuel Barroso confirmed on Wednesday.