A Vice-President of the European Commission is a member of the European Commission who leads the Commission's work in particular focus areas in which multiple European Commissioners participate. Aontú leader Peadar Tóibín says he welcomes the support of the Vice President of the EU Commission, Josep Borrell Fontelles for the release of South Dublin man Richard O’Halloran. Role and benefits; First Vice-President; Executive Vice-President Since the 2009 Lisbon Treaty entered into force, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy is ex officio one of the Vice-Presidents. This is 12,5 % more than the highest civil servant in the EU. […] The European Commission on Thursday backed UEFA as the European football federation launched a bid to block the creation of a continental “super league.” “There is no scope for the few to distort the universal and diverse nature of European football,” said Margaritis Schinas, European Commission vice president. Currently, the European Commission has a total of eight Vice-Presidents. The 2021 European Commission work programme focuses on the recovery and stronger resilience of the European economy during the coronavirus pandemic and is based on six priorities, with emphasis on swifter green and digital transition, Commission Vice President Dubravka Suica said on Thursday. The conference comes amidst protests across Russia following the arrest of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, which has led top European executives to reconsider EU-Russia relations. Letter from the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster to the Vice President of the European Commission 2 February PDF , 176KB , 4 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. The basic salary of a Commission er is € 20 666 per month. The role of Vice-President of the European Commission may be bestowed on any European Commissioner in addition to their existing portfolio.. The participation of European Commission’s Vice President Margaritis Schinas will allow the EU Bishops to analyse the state of play of the “open, transparent and regular dialogue” between Churches and EU institutions as enshrined in Article 17 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU). Vice President of the European Commission for Inter-Institutional Relations and Administration European Commission 2010 - 2014 4 years. The other Vice-Presidents are appointed at the discretion of the Commission President. “The marbles belong to the Parthenon”, clarified in a post on Twitter, the Vice-President of the European Commission, Margaritis Schoinas, in the aftermath of the statement made by the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, ruling out the “repatriation” of the marbles and arguing, on the other hand, that their legal owner is the British Museum. in my capacity as Executive Vice-President of the Commission for a Europe fit for the Digital Age, I also have the broader policy responsibility of coordinating the Commission’s work in addressing the varied challenges arising from today’s digital economy, and ensuring that the digital world works better for European citizens. The father of four from Foxrock hasn’t seen his family since February 2019 when he travelled to China to resolve a dispute involving the Chinese owner […] The five Vice-Presidents each earn 25 % more, this is € 22 96 3 in monthly basic salary. Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell will visit Moscow today to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. The politician said the European Union had made mistakes when designing a coronavirus vaccination strategy for member countries. The European Commission vice president Frans Timmermans has admitted making mistakes in the European vaccination strategy. Contents. Figures are from 1 July 2010. The President receives 38 % more, this is € 25,351 per month.