President Juncker

  • EC withdraws circular economy package

    THE EUROPEAN COMMISSON (EC) this week announced its intention to withdraw its circular economy package, claiming instead that it will put forward new ‘more ambitious’ plans.                     The announcement was made… Read More

  • Environment and fisheries Commissioner Candidate Vella fails to convince

    THE FIRST of the Commissioners’ hearings scheduled over the next two weeks, Karmenu Vella’s performance raised serious concerns about the ability of President Juncker’s Commission to play its institutional role of safeguarding environmental protection and promoting sustainable development, despite the… Read More