Věra Jourová: Feisty commissioner

For 33 days, a Czech prison was home for the woman who is now the European commissioner for justice, Vĕra Jourová. It was a scarring period. It was harder still for her daughter: she ended up in psychiatric care. Once released, Jourová struggled to find work, even though she had been a deputy minister.

People & Places

Romanian finance minister

Eugen Teodorovici has been named as Romania’s new finance minister by Victor Ponta, the country’s social-democrat prime minister. The 43-year-old Teodorovici joined Romania’s transport ministry in 1991 …

A look at how the sector is coping in the wake of tough reforms.


European Divides: A Make or Break Year for the Union

23 April 2015

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