European Commission

The European Commission (EC) is the executive body of the European Union responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the Union's treaties and day-to-day running of the EU.The Commission operates as a cabinet government, with 28 members of the Commission (informally known as "commissioners"). There is one member per member state, though members are bound to represent the interests of the EU as a whole rather than their home state. One of the 28 is the Commission President (currently José Manuel Durão Barroso) proposed by the European Council and elected by the European Parliament.
Posts about European Commission
  • Five of the most interesting search stories from this week

    … It’s time for our weekly update from the world of search marketing and beyond. This week we have new antitrust measures against Google from Europe, new mobile shopping formats, and Google testing store inventory searches in GMB. New mobile formats from Google Google announced this week that it will soon begin rolling out new mobile features…

    Graham Charlton/ Search Engine Watch- 15 readers -
  • Bulgaria and Greece win IDN ccTLDs on appeal

    …, while .ευ has been forever rejected. The three reports can be downloaded here. It will be interesting to see how the ICANN Governmental Advisory Committee will react to this. It was pressure from the GAC — driven by the European Commission and Greece — back in 2012 that forced ICANN into creating the appeals process. At ICANN’s meeting…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 4 readers -
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