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Committees satisfied that Oettinger is in a position to assume budget portfolio

JURI BUDG CONT 12-01-2017 - 15:55

Following an exchange of views with the members of the Committees on Budgets, Budgetary Control and Legal Affairs, a majority of the committees’ coordinators were satisfied that Commissioner Günther Oettinger is in a position to assume the portfolio that is transferred to him and look forward to a close working relationship. (Read more)


Budgetary Control Committee MEPs call for EU-wide protection for whistle-blowers

CONT 09-01-2017 - 17:22

An “effective and comprehensive European whistle-blower protection programme” should be proposed “immediately” by the EU Commission, urged the Budgetary Control Committee on Monday. (Read more)

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