Vice-President Kallas replaces Vice-President Rehn between 7 April and 25 May


VP Kallas and VP Rehn

European Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas will be temporarily responsible for economic and monetary affairs and the euro from 7 April 2014 to 25 May 2014, as Vice-President Rehn is standing as a candidate in the European Parliament elections, and taking unpaid electoral leave of absence in order to actively participate in the election campaign.

See also:

President Barroso announces 7 Commissioners are to stand in European Parliament elections and sets out working arrangements for duration of campaign [IP/14/360]

Vice-President Rehn's website

Last update: 01/08/2014 |  Top