European Parliament backed the appointment of Ms Mariya Gabriel by 517 votes to 77, with 89 abstentions.
News round up:
- European Parliament: Parliament endorses Mariya Gabriel as Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society
- Committee of the Regions: Statement of President Markkula on the appointment of the new Digital Commissioner
- Politico: MEPS confirm Mariya Gabriel as new digital commissioner
- Euractiv: Gabriel confirmed as new EU digital chief
Source: One Policy Place