Euro parliament approves Trichet for ECB

On Tuesday 23 September the European parliament approved the nomination of French central bank governor Jean-Claude Trichet as the next ECB president, replacing Wim Duisenberg of The Netherlands.

Source: AFP

The European parliament approved on Tuesday the nomination of French central bank governor Jean-Claude Trichet as the next president of the European Central Bank, replacing Wim Duisenberg of The Netherlands.

EU heads of state and of government are expected to formally name Trichet to the po