Von der Leyen will now replace Jean-Claude Juncker as head of the EU executive on Nov 1 and serve a five-year term as head of the bloc's executive.
Mohd Daud Bakar will serve as president for three years effective July 1.
The entrepreneur development minister says he will be happy to remain a Supreme Council member.
He says calls that Umno’s Supreme Council should have a say in the matter were unfair to him as he was elected as president.
This comes 6 months after he had made the decision and Mohamad Hasan took over as acting president.
PBK president says show cause letter from DAP to him was unnecessary as he had already left the party to join PBK.
Gianni Infantino believes he has turned FIFA into a 'credible' organisation. He is re-elected as the body's president for the second-term.
US District Judge Emmet Sullivan denies a motion by Trump to dismiss the lawsuit filed by 198 members of Congress.
Environmental lawyer Zuzana Caputova got 58.40% of the ballot while EU energy commissioner Maros Sefcovic garnered 41.59%, the Slovak Statistics Office said.
The Seremban International Golf Club’s constitution states that the menteri besar is automatically the president, so unless Aminuddin Harun resigns as MB, he can’t resign as head of the club, says ex-secretary.
Emmanuel Besnier and his siblings are the third generation of the family to control the business, known for its household President brand of brie.
Michel Temer was president from 2016 to 2018.
The move comes on the back of growing social discontent and an economy still recovering from an oil price plunge in 2014.
These measures have been taken to restore the image of PFA, which has been plagued by various issues lately.
A formal announcement on re-establishing ties and opening a new Venezuelan embassy in Israel would come 'at the proper time'.
The 51-year-old Slovenian lawyer promises to work closely with FIFA and come up with constructive ideas.
Russia, one of the main allies of Maduro's regime, slams what it dubbs European "interference" in the oil-rich but impoverished Latin American country.
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says Guaido has the capacity and the legitimacy to organise an election.
El Salvador has a new President in former mayor.
Ministry of entrepreneur development is in consultation with Bank Negara and others to find a new managing director.
The Mexican drug kingpin was extradited to the US in 2017 to face charges of trafficking cocaine, heroin and other drugs into the country as leader of the Sinaloa Cartel.
The ICC has faced serious difficulties in trying top politicians for crimes committed by subordinates or followers - most of them in Africa.
Through an unwritten post-war agreement with Europe, the World Bank has always been led by an American while a European has always been in charge of the IMF.
If elected, the 37-year-old lawmaker known to surf the waters of her native Hawaii will be the youngest president in US history.