Trichet's nomination, ECB President to be approved

The European Parliament will debate the nomination of Jean-Claude Trichet as the next President of the European Central Bank (ECB) on 23 September.

Source: European Parliament

On Tuesday morning, Parliament will debate the nomination of Jean-Claude TRICHET as the next President of the European Central Bank (ECB). The Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee has already held a hearing with Mr Trichet. Following the hearing, MEPs gave him their overwhelming backing: 20 votes in favour, 2 against a