20th Oct 2016


Romania nominates Dacian Ciolos for EU agriculture commissioner

The Romanian government has nominated Dacian Ciolos for a second term as EU agriculture commissioner, PM Victor Ponta said Friday, Mediafax reports. Ciolos might face hurdles in the EP as MEPs are disappointed about his agricultural policy reform. Romanian media had previously reported that a woman candidate was being considered.

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