Jose Manuel Barroso

Latest stories

10d
The Daily Reckoning
The European Economy Is a Pig with Way Too Much LipstickHollande, without even a hint of embarrassment, is chastising former European U
The European Economy Is a Pig with Way Too Much Lipstick
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 10 days ago
Hollande, without even a hint of embarrassment, is chastising former European Union Commission president, Jose Manuel Barroso, for accepting a role with Goldman Sachs. You may recall it was Goldman Sachs that advised Greece, for a... Read more
10d
The Moscow Times
Russia Sends 280 Trucks Carrying Humanitarian Aid to Ukraineintervention without Kiev's consent would be unacceptable and violate internati
Russia Sends 280 Trucks Carrying Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
intervention without Kiev's consent would be unacceptable and violate international law. European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso also warned Monday "against any unilateral military actions in Ukraine, under any pretext, including... Read more
10d
The Moscow Times
EU Tells Ukraine That Reforms Are Necessary for Trade Pactat the same time be a member of a customs union and be in a deep common free-tr
EU Tells Ukraine That Reforms Are Necessary for Trade Pact
The Moscow Times / Posted 10 days ago
at the same time be a member of a customs union and be in a deep common free-trade area with the European Union," said Jose Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission. "This is not possible." But that's exactly what Ukrainian... Read more
15d
Swissinfo
EU watchdog urges more transparency to boost trust in post-Brexit EUwatchdog's appeal comes after both O'Reilly and the French finance minister reb
EU watchdog urges more transparency to boost trust in post-Brexit EU
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
watchdog's appeal comes after both O'Reilly and the French finance minister rebuked former European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso for accepting a senior job at Goldman Sachs. The issue of "revolving doors" in Brussels, where former... Read more
15d
Channel NewsAsia
EU watchdog urges more transparency to boost trust in post-Brexit EUwatchdog's appeal comes after both O'Reilly and the French finance minister reb
EU watchdog urges more transparency to boost trust in post-Brexit EU
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
watchdog's appeal comes after both O'Reilly and the French finance minister rebuked former European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso for accepting a senior job at Goldman Sachs. The issue of "revolving doors" in Brussels, where former... Read more
15d
EuroNews
Ex EU Commission chief’s bank job sparks fury and calls for reformFrance is calling for the EU to tighten rules on commissioners taking appointme
Ex EU Commission chief’s bank job sparks fury and calls for reform
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
France is calling for the EU to tighten rules on commissioners taking appointments after leaving office. It follows Jose Manuel Barroso becoming an advisor to US bank Goldman Sachs. The ex chief of the European Commission’s choice of job has been... Read more
16d
BBC News
Ex-European Commission head Barroso under fire over Goldman Sachs jobCommission head Barroso under fire over Goldman Sachs job France has called on
Ex-European Commission head Barroso under fire over Goldman Sachs job
BBC News / Posted 16 days ago
Commission head Barroso under fire over Goldman Sachs job France has called on the former head of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso, not to take up a job advising US bank Goldman Sachs on Brexit. French Europe Minister Harlem Desir... Read more
16d
Channel NewsAsia
France urges ex EU commission chief to drop plan for Goldman jobPARIS: The French government called on former European Commission chief Jose Ma
France urges ex EU commission chief to drop plan for Goldman job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
PARIS: The French government called on former European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso to drop plans to take a senior job at U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs, describing the move as "scandalous". French European Affairs Minister Harlem Desir... Read more
17d
BBC News
Serbia holds Croatia war crimes suspect Goran Hadzicof all on the rule of law in Serbia itself," the leaders said in a statement.
Serbia holds Croatia war crimes suspect Goran Hadzic
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
of all on the rule of law in Serbia itself," the leaders said in a statement. It was issued by EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and EU foreign policy chief Baroness Ashton. Mr Hadzic... Read more
9 related stories
17d
Channel NewsAsia
EU watchdog calls for tighter rules as Barroso takes Goldman jobon Tuesday for the EU to tighten rules on commissioners taking appointments on
EU watchdog calls for tighter rules as Barroso takes Goldman job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
on Tuesday for the EU to tighten rules on commissioners taking appointments on leaving office after former chief executive Jose Manuel Barroso moved to a senior job at Goldman Sachs. Heavy criticism has been aimed at the former Portuguese premier... Read more
17d
DW
Will EU toss environment to a lame-duck Brexit bureaucrat? |and fishing policy. These two fields each had their own commissioners in the pr
Will EU toss environment to a lame-duck Brexit bureaucrat? |
DW / Posted 17 days ago
and fishing policy. These two fields each had their own commissioners in the previous commission term under President Jose Manuel Barroso. Were King to be put in charge of environment, Vella would likely remain commissioner of fishing policy... Read more
3 related stories
19d
Zero Hedge
The Goldman Curse Strikes Again: Congratulations To Euro 2016 Winner Portugalin Euro 2016 Exhibit 2: Predicted Knockout Stage in Euro 2016 And... Oops: W
The Goldman Curse Strikes Again: Congratulations To Euro 2016 Winner Portugal
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
in Euro 2016 Exhibit 2: Predicted Knockout Stage in Euro 2016 And... Oops: We can only hope that having just hired Jose Manuel Barroso, Portugal's former head of the EU, in four years time the vampire squid's football acumen will be at... Read more
20d
Channel NewsAsia
Barroso slammed over Goldman Sachs Brexit jobParis: Former European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso faced a wave of
Barroso slammed over Goldman Sachs Brexit job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
Paris: Former European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso faced a wave of criticism Saturday (July 9) after it emerged that he will advise US investment bank Goldman Sachs on the fallout from Brexit. Barroso, who also served as Portugal's... Read more
20d
EuroNews
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief BarrosoGoldman Sachs (GS.N) has hired former European Commission President Jose Manuel
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Barroso
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
Goldman Sachs (GS.N) has hired former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso to be an advisor and non-executive chairman of its international business, the U.S. bank said on Friday, as it grapples with the fallout from Britain’s exit from... Read more
6 related stories
21d
Reuters
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief BarrosoFormer president of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso waves after del
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Barroso
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
Former president of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso waves after delivering a speech at a ceremony at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels in this October 30, 2014 file photo. LONDON Goldman Sachs (GS.N) has hired former European... Read more
6 related stories
21d
Zero Hedge
Goldman Hires Former EU President As Advisorother than the former head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker's pr
Goldman Hires Former EU President As Advisor
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
other than the former head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker's predecessor and one-time Nigel Farage nemesis, Jose Manuel Barroso as an advisor and non-executive chairman of its international business. Barroso served as president of... Read more
6 related stories
21d
The Economic Times
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Jose Manuel BarrosoLONDON: Goldman Sachs has hired former head of the European Commission Jose Man
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Jose Manuel Barroso
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
LONDON: Goldman Sachs has hired former head of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso to be an advisor and non-executive chairman of its international business, as the US bank grapples with the fallout from Britain's exit from the European... Read more
21d
Channel NewsAsia
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief BarrosoLONDON: Goldman Sachs has hired the former head of the European Commission Jose
Goldman Sachs hires former EU chief Barroso
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
LONDON: Goldman Sachs has hired the former head of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso as an advisor and non-executive chairman of its international unit, the U.S.-based investment bank said on Friday. Barroso served as president of the... Read more
6 related stories
29d
express
'EU WANT AN EMPIRE' Brussels hope to expand its influence as far as ASIA and AFRICAdefence strategies. Ukip’s defence spokesman Mike Hookem said: “The EU wants i
'EU WANT AN EMPIRE' Brussels hope to expand its influence as far as ASIA and AFRICA
express / Posted 29 days ago
defence strategies. Ukip’s defence spokesman Mike Hookem said: “The EU wants its own Empire as former Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso made clear when he was in charge. "This global strategy by the EU is yet another reason why last... Read more
5 related stories
29d
heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon claims success on EU mission despite French and Spanish oppositionin Scotland's relationship with Europe. He recalled how he "had the door shut"
Nicola Sturgeon claims success on EU mission despite French and Spanish opposition
heraldscotland / Posted 29 days ago
in Scotland's relationship with Europe. He recalled how he "had the door shut" on him by former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso when he sought talks on keeping an independent Scotland in the EU in 2014. He added: "The choice that... Read more
827 related stories
30d
heraldscotland
Sturgeon claims success on EU mission despite French and Spanish oppositionin Scotland's relationship with Europe. He recalled how he "had the door shut"
Sturgeon claims success on EU mission despite French and Spanish opposition
heraldscotland / Posted 30 days ago
in Scotland's relationship with Europe. He recalled how he "had the door shut" on him by former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso when he sought talks on keeping an independent Scotland in the EU in 2014. He added: "The choice that... Read more
827 related stories
30d
heraldscotland
Sturgeon upbeat after her Brussels charm offensive but France and Spain pour cold water on itEurope. The former SNP leader recalled how two years ago he had "had the door
Sturgeon upbeat after her Brussels charm offensive but France and Spain pour cold water on it
heraldscotland / Posted 30 days ago
Europe. The former SNP leader recalled how two years ago he had "had the door shut" on him by former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso when he sought talks on keeping an independent Scotland in the EU. He suggested the choice Scottish... Read more
827 related stories
1m
Daily Mail
Emotional moment Britain's outgoing European commissioner breaks downto take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had serv
Emotional moment Britain's outgoing European commissioner breaks down
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Jean-Claude Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. He said: 'I wanted it to end differently and had hoped that Britain would want to play a role in... Read more
m
Zero Hedge
The Rebellion Is Real; Brexit Was Merely A Warninga clarification about how Scottish independence might affect its EU membership
The Rebellion Is Real; Brexit Was Merely A Warning
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
a clarification about how Scottish independence might affect its EU membership from the then European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso. In his response, Barroso wrote: "Although there is no certainty, it appears an independent Scotland... Read more
m
heraldscotland
Lord Hill to step down as UK's European Commissioner after Brexit votein 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who
Lord Hill to step down as UK's European Commissioner after Brexit vote
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. A Downing Street spokesman said: "The Prime Minister is sorry that Lord Hill has decided to step down.... Read more
124 related stories
m
Daily Mail
Britain's European Commissioner quits over Brexit votein 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who
Britain's European Commissioner quits over Brexit vote
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. EU leaders tell Britain to 'urgently' trigger formal process to leave Brussels (after a VERY... Read more
2745 related stories
m
Daily Record
Britain's top EU mandarin quits in wake of Brexit voteas possible." Former PR lobbyist and Conservative minister Jonathan Hill, 55,
Britain's top EU mandarin quits in wake of Brexit vote
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
as possible." Former PR lobbyist and Conservative minister Jonathan Hill, 55, was appointed by Mr Cameron in 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Ba... Read more
21 related stories
m
Scotsman
UK’s European Commissioner Lord Hill to resignin 2014 to take over the UK’s seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who
UK’s European Commissioner Lord Hill to resign
Scotsman / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014 to take over the UK’s seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker’s predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. Lord Hill said: “I came to Brussels as someone who had campaigned against Britain joining the euro and... Read more
m
The New Statesman
How to think about the EU result if you voted Remainand Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of
How to think about the EU result if you voted Remain
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
and Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of former European Commission President, Jose Manuel Barroso, and ex-Portuguese MEP turned lobbyist, Mario David. Both are said to be promoting the undeclared... Read more
2 related stories
m
The New Statesman
Will there be a second EU referendum? Petition passes 1 million signaturesand Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of
Will there be a second EU referendum? Petition passes 1 million signatures
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
and Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of former European Commission President, Jose Manuel Barroso, and ex-Portuguese MEP turned lobbyist, Mario David. Both are said to be promoting the undeclared... Read more
2 related stories
m
Evening Standard
UK's European Commissioner quits after Brexit votein 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who
UK's European Commissioner quits after Brexit vote
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. Lord Hill said: "I came to Brussels as someone who had campaigned against Britain joining the euro and... Read more
21 related stories
m
Irish Examiner
UK's European Commissioner Lord Hill to step down after Brexit votein 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who
UK's European Commissioner Lord Hill to step down after Brexit vote
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
in 2014 to take over the UK's seat on the commission from Baroness Ashton, who had served under Mr Juncker's predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso. Lord Hill said: "I came to Brussels as someone who had campaigned against Britain joining the euro and... Read more
m
The New Statesman
There are sinister goings-on in the race to become the UN's next Secretary-Generaland Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of
There are sinister goings-on in the race to become the UN's next Secretary-General
The New Statesman / Posted 1 months ago
and Portuguese media in the last week. Allegations centre on the activities of former European Commission President, Jose Manuel Barroso, and ex-Portuguese MEP turned lobbyist, Mario David. Both are said to be promoting the undeclared... Read more
2 related stories
m
The Hindu
A short history of EU: how the bloc brought peace to Europe through economicsPrize On December 10, 2012, President of the European Council Herman Van Rompu
A short history of EU: how the bloc brought peace to Europe through economics
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
Prize On December 10, 2012, President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso and President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz picked up the Nobel Peace Prize that was awarded... Read more

People in this news