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Working Arrangements and Commissioner portfolios for the duration of the European Parliament elections campaign

18/04/2014

President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso has granted electoral leave to six Commissioners between 19 April and 25 May.

During that time, President Barroso has decided that Commissioner Johannes Hahn will take responsibility for the portfolio of VicePresident Viviane Reding, responsible for justice, fundamental rights and citizenship. 

More information:Commissioners standing in the European Parliament elections

"EU Structural funds will help Portugal emerge stronger out of the crisis", says Commissioner Hahn during his visit in Coimbra

"EU Structural funds will help Portugal emerge stronger out of the crisis", says Commissioner Hahn during his visit in Coimbra

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Commissioner Hahn is in Coimbra and Cantanhede in the Portuguese region Centro today to visit 2 "flagship" projects that he believes can help point Portugal " in the right direction" for 2014-2020. The business and research centre Biocant and the Pedro Nunes Institute are seen as important examples of how structural funds can be used to support Portugal as it emerges from the crisis as to create good reliable jobs for the future. Commissioner Hahn said, "EU investments have achieved a great deal for Portugal and I do believe in its greatest need the support they have provided have helped the country to weather the storm of the crisis. But projects ...

18/04/2014
Working Arrangements and Commissioner portfolios for the duration of the European Parliament elections campaign

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Speech at the Conference "Portugal on the Path to Growth and Jobs: European Funds and Programmes supporting the Portuguese Economy

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"EU Structural funds will help Portugal emerge stronger out of the crisis", says Commissioner Hahn during his visit in Coimbra

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