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express
'I'm not working for a drug cartel!' Barroso's incredible defence to Goldman Sachs outrageJose Manuel Barroso, former European Commission president, says he's not workin
'I'm not working for a drug cartel!' Barroso's incredible defence to Goldman Sachs outrage
express / Posted 4 days ago
Jose Manuel Barroso, former European Commission president, says he's not working for a "drug cartel" His remark was made during an angry response to an investigation which has been launched by the European Commission into whether the former Brussels... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Barroso says Goldman is 'no drug cartel', blasts EU judgmentLISBON: Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso on Friday put
Barroso says Goldman is 'no drug cartel', blasts EU judgment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
LISBON: Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso on Friday put up a spirited defense of his right to work for U.S. bank Goldman Sachs, after the commission opened an ethics probe into his move, and he accused it of acting... Read more
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Reuters
Barroso says Goldman is 'no drug cartel', blasts EU judgmentJose Manuel Barroso addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarte
Barroso says Goldman is 'no drug cartel', blasts EU judgment
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Jose Manuel Barroso addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels October 29, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo LISBON Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso on Friday put up a spirited defense... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes’s offshore directorshipin the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission’s anti-trust chief and then over
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes’s offshore directorship
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
in the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission’s anti-trust chief and then oversaw digital affairs under former president Jose Manuel Barroso for a decade until 2014, confirmed to newspapers which published leaked Bahamas documents that she should... Read more
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Boston Herald
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmconflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following th
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
conflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following the news this summer that his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, had taken a top job at investment bank Goldman Sachs. Kroes' name was one of the most high-profile to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmconflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following th
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
conflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following the news this summer that his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, had taken a top job at investment bank Goldman Sachs. Kroes' name was one of the most high-profile to... Read more
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EuroNews
Ex-EU official Kroes under pressure over Bahamas directorshipwho apparently did not respect the rules and did not tell the Commission about
Ex-EU official Kroes under pressure over Bahamas directorship
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
who apparently did not respect the rules and did not tell the Commission about it.” Former commission president Jose Manuel Barroso is already facing an ethics probe over his role at Goldman Sachs; the ex-Portuguese prime minister denies... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmconflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following th
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
conflicts of interest. Juncker was already under pressure to do so following the news this summer that his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, had taken a top job at investment bank Goldman Sachs. Kroes' name was one of the most high-profile to... Read more
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The China Post
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks help from European Union after Bahamas leakscompanies. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to c
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks help from European Union after Bahamas leaks
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
companies. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmand Bank of America. She is not the only former commissioner facing a barrage
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
and Bank of America. She is not the only former commissioner facing a barrage of criticism. Former commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has also raised eyebrows for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his planned role for the bank in... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU Commission accused of failing to check up on interests of officialsand Bank of America. She is not the only former commissioner facing a barrage
EU Commission accused of failing to check up on interests of officials
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
and Bank of America. She is not the only former commissioner facing a barrage of criticism. Former commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has also raised eyebrows for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his planned role for the bank in... Read more
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Lake Placid News
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmand Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage o
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
and Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage of criticism. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has also raised eyebrows for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his planned role for the bank in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmand Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage o
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
and Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage of criticism. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has also raised eyebrows for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his planned role for the bank in... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firmand Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage o
EU slammed for not knowing of key official's offshore firm
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
and Bank of America. She's not the only former commissioner facing a barrage of criticism. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has also raised eyebrows for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his planned role for the bank in... Read more
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CTV News
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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Salon.com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU’s executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU’s executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank’s... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leakshe said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to com
Anti-corruption watchdog seeks EU help after Bahamas leaks
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Kroes is the latest leading official at the EU's executive arm to come under fire. Former Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has faced a heap of criticism for taking a job at Goldman Sachs and for his role in the bank's... Read more
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Reuters
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes' offshore directorshipin the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission's anti-trust chief and then over
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes' offshore directorship
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
in the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission's anti-trust chief and then oversaw digital affairs under former president Jose Manuel Barroso for a decade until 2014, confirmed to newspapers which published leaked Bahamas documents that she should... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes' offshore directorship following Bahamas leaksin the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission's anti-trust chief and then over
EU reviews ex-commissioner Kroes' offshore directorship following Bahamas leaks
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
in the Bahamas. Kroes, who was the Commission's anti-trust chief and then oversaw digital affairs under former president Jose Manuel Barroso for a decade until 2014, confirmed to newspapers which published leaked Bahamas documents that she should... Read more
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EuroNews
All eyes are on Bratislavatoday, all eyes are on Bratislava, Slovakia. European Commission president Jea
All eyes are on Bratislava
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
today, all eyes are on Bratislava, Slovakia. European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has hit out at Jose Manuel Barroso, two months after his predecessor took up a job with Goldman Sachs The U.S. investment bank is blamed,... Read more
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EuroNews
EU's Juncker takes swipe at Barroso over Goldman Sachs jobhas slammed his predecessor’s appointment as an advisor to Goldman Sachs due to
EU's Juncker takes swipe at Barroso over Goldman Sachs job
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
has slammed his predecessor’s appointment as an advisor to Goldman Sachs due to the bank’s role in the financial crisis. Jose Manuel Barroso was named as a non-executive chairman of the US investment bank in July, sparking an outcry amongst some... Read more
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Canberra Times
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer unionstate of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethi
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer union
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethics probe by Mr Juncker into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cosy club for big... Read more
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Brisbane Times
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer unionstate of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethi
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer union
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethics probe by Mr Juncker into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cosy club for big... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer unionstate of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethi
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer union
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethics probe by Mr Juncker into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cosy club for big... Read more
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The Age
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer unionstate of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethi
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer union
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethics probe by Mr Juncker into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cosy club for big... Read more
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WA Today
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer unionstate of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethi
More Europe or less? Top EU politician sees a crisis but pushes for closer union
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Mr Farage seized on an ethics probe by Mr Juncker into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cosy club for big... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Europe divided, Juncker urges post-Brexit EU to uniteof the state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Farage seized on an e
Europe divided, Juncker urges post-Brexit EU to unite
Bdnews24.com / Posted 13 days ago
of the state of the Union as "like a funeral for the EU". Farage seized on an ethics probe by Juncker into his predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso for taking a job at Goldman Sachs, to revive his accusation that the EU is run like a cozy club for big... Read more
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Reuters
On Juncker's big day, Barroso row casts shadow on EUnot mean the end of an EU seen by critics as out of touch with citizens and in
On Juncker's big day, Barroso row casts shadow on EU
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
not mean the end of an EU seen by critics as out of touch with citizens and in thrall to global capital, he is rowing with Jose Manuel Barroso for being hired by U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs. The quarrel, in which Barroso has accused Juncker... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Luxembourg in the limelighttackling climate change and combating radicalism. Quite a to do list, I think y
Luxembourg in the limelight
Investors Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
tackling climate change and combating radicalism. Quite a to do list, I think you’ll agree. Yesterday his predecessor Jose Manuel Barroso wrote to him saying EU leaders and institutions, in trying to block his new banking appointment, ‘claimed... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU's Schulz calls for review of ethics code after Barroso goes to Goldmansaid the European Union should revise its code of conduct after the furore caus
EU's Schulz calls for review of ethics code after Barroso goes to Goldman
Times of Malta / Posted 14 days ago
said the European Union should revise its code of conduct after the furore caused by former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso taking a job with US bank Goldman Sachs, a German paper reported today. "We should adapt the code of... Read more
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Reuters
Pope says murdered French priest a martyr, on road to sainthoodPresident Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of condu
Pope says murdered French priest a martyr, on road to sainthood
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
President Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of conduct after the furor caused by former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs, a German paper reported on W... Read more
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Reuters
Spain arrests Moroccan man accused of promoting Islamist militancyPresident Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of condu
Spain arrests Moroccan man accused of promoting Islamist militancy
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
President Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of conduct after the furor caused by former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs, a German paper reported on W... Read more
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Reuters
Turkmenistan removes legal barrier to leader's indefinite rulePresident Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of condu
Turkmenistan removes legal barrier to leader's indefinite rule
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
President Martin Schulz said the European Union should revise its code of conduct after the furor caused by former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs, a German paper reported on W... Read more
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Reuters
EU's Schulz calls for review of ethics code after Barroso goes to Goldmanin this file photo dated August 23, 2016. Colombian Presidency /Handout via Reu
EU's Schulz calls for review of ethics code after Barroso goes to Goldman
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
in this file photo dated August 23, 2016. Colombian Presidency /Handout via Reuters Former European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 5, 2014.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Barroso slams 'discriminatory' EU over Goldman job: letterBRUSSELS - Former European Commission head Jose Manuel Barroso on Tuesday accus
Barroso slams 'discriminatory' EU over Goldman job: letter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
BRUSSELS - Former European Commission head Jose Manuel Barroso on Tuesday accused Brussels of discrimination after it ordered an ethics probe into his new role at US investment bank Goldman Sachs. Jose Manuel Barroso's appointment to the role of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Barroso accuses EU of discrimination over ethics probe: FTSTRASBOURG: Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has accuse
Barroso accuses EU of discrimination over ethics probe: FT
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
STRASBOURG: Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has accused his successor Jean-Claude Juncker of "discriminatory" behavior for opening an ethics probe into his taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs. In a letter to Juncker... Read more
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Reuters
Barroso accuses EU of discrimination over ethics probe: FTSTRASBOURG Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has accused
Barroso accuses EU of discrimination over ethics probe: FT
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
STRASBOURG Former European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has accused his successor Jean-Claude Juncker of "discriminatory" behavior for opening an ethics probe into his taking a job with U.S. bank Goldman Sachs. In a letter to Juncker... Read more
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EuroNews
The Brief from Brussels: Barroso feels heat over US bank rolea roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital. In this
The Brief from Brussels: Barroso feels heat over US bank role
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital. In this episode: Former European commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso has question to answer over his new role at Goldman Sachs; the UK’s new commissioner in Brussels faces a... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman jobEU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker has launched an unprecedented ethics inv
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman job
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker has launched an unprecedented ethics investigation into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, questioning whether he broke EU law by taking a job at Goldman Sachs. In a letter released by the European Ombudsman... Read more
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DW
Amid outrage, EU Commission launches probe into Barroso's new job at Goldman Sachs |Jose Manuel Barroso, the former president of the European Commission from 2004
Amid outrage, EU Commission launches probe into Barroso's new job at Goldman Sachs |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
Jose Manuel Barroso, the former president of the European Commission from 2004 to 2014, is facing accusations that he has damaged the EU's "integrity and reputation" with his decision to join US investment bank Goldman Sachs. On Sunday, European... Read more
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EuroNews
Barroso faces EU probe over bank jobFormer European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso faces an ethics probe afte
Barroso faces EU probe over bank job
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
Former European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso faces an ethics probe after he joined Goldman Sachs. His successor Jean Claude Juncker ordered the investigation following Barroso’s appointment in July as an advisor to the US investment... Read more
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International Business Times
EC opens ethics probe into Barroso's controversial Goldman Sachs jobThe European Commission said it will seek "clarifications" from its former pres
EC opens ethics probe into Barroso's controversial Goldman Sachs job
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
The European Commission said it will seek "clarifications" from its former president, Jose Manuel Barroso, about his controversial job at US investment bank Goldman Sachs. The current president of the commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has launched an... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellof the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The EU's former chief executive
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The EU's former chief executive is under an ethics investigation. Jose Manuel Barroso is under an ethics investigation to see whether he broke any laws by taking a job at Goldman Sachs to... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
EU to probe ethics of top Goldman Sachs hirefor 10 years behave unethically by taking a job at Goldman Sachs? The European
EU to probe ethics of top Goldman Sachs hire
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 15 days ago
for 10 years behave unethically by taking a job at Goldman Sachs? The European Commission has asked its former president Jose Manuel Barroso to provide more details about his work for the U.S. financial giant following a public outcry and... Read more
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Reuters
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman jobThen European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addresses a news confere
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman job
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
Then European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso addresses a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels October 29, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo BRUSSELS EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker has launched an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman jobBRUSSELS: EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker has launched an unprecedented
EU opens ethics probe into Barroso Goldman job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
BRUSSELS: EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker has launched an unprecedented ethics investigation into his predecessor, Jose Manuel Barroso, questioning whether he broke EU law by taking a job at Goldman Sachs. In a letter released on Sunday by... Read more
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BBC News
Brexit talks role for Belgian EU veteran Guy VerhofstadtMinister Tony Blair - staunchly pro-EU - blocked Mr Verhofstadt's bid to become
Brexit talks role for Belgian EU veteran Guy Verhofstadt
BBC News / Posted 19 days ago
Minister Tony Blair - staunchly pro-EU - blocked Mr Verhofstadt's bid to become European Commission president. In the end, Jose Manuel Barroso was chosen, despite Franco-German backing for Mr Verhofstadt. Vincenzo Scarpetta of the Open Europe... Read more
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