Andrus Ansip
age: 62 years
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
Estonia
EC Commissioner (Digital Single Market) - Vice-President
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Nationality: EE
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Party: ALDE
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Gender: M
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EU charges taxpayer £1.8million for two commissioners who don’t have ANY work to do EUROPEAN taxpayers will be left with a multi-million pound bill for two temporary European...

Monday, July 15, 2019 02:31:00 PM

Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker initially didn’t want to replace Estonia's Andrus Ansip and Romania's Corina Cretu after they left their posts to sit as MEPs after the European elections in May. But he was voted down by EU nations who said Mr Juncker must have 28 commissioners, to represent....
Kadri Simson remains sole European Commission nominee, says prime minister

Thursday, July 11, 2019 06:03:00 PM

Kadri Simson (Centre) was chosen as candidate, replacing Andrus Ansip (Reform), in June, and formally presented as such by the government in a letter to the European Commission earlier this week. Simson's candidacy has been hampered somewhat by questions concerning her eligibility as a temporary....
Juncker to replace Romanian-Estonian Commissioners

Thursday, July 11, 2019 09:00:00 AM

A change in the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s plans comes after both EU Romania and Estonia wrote to Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne expressing their desire to continue to be represented in Brussels. Estonia’s Vice-President Andrus Ansip and Romania’s European Commissioner....
Foreign Minister: CEE nations underrepresented in top-level EU appointments

Thursday, July 04, 2019 01:03:00 PM

Foreign minister Urmas Reinsalu (Isamaa) says that while he was unaware whether former prime minister and outgoing European Commissioner Andrus Ansip was ever on the table for the commission presidency, he could say that Jüri Ratas (Centre), the current prime minister, picked Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė as his nomination.
President Juncker temporarily transfers portfolio responsibilities following departure of two Members of the European Commission

Wednesday, July 03, 2019 04:53:00 PM

Following the resignation of Andrus Ansip and Corina Creţu from their respective Commission mandates in order to take up the seats they were elected to in the European Parliament, President Juncker has decided to temporarily transfer their portfolios to Vice-President efčovič and Commissioner Hahn respectively.
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