Juncker appointed EU Commission's president

(AGI) Strasbourg, July 15 - The European parliament hasapproved Jean Claude Juncker's appointment as president of theEuropean Commission. Mr Juncker, former premier of

Juncker appointed EU Commission's president
(AGI) Strasbourg, July 15 - The European parliament hasapproved Jean Claude Juncker's appointment as president of theEuropean Commission. Mr Juncker, former premier of Luxembourg,was elected with 422 votes, and 250 against, by MEPs at aclosed ballot in Strasbourg. The president elect is committedto implement a growth and employment programme worth 300billion euros over the next three years. .