Ms Von der Leyen will give details on the jobs allocated tomorrow, but the Irish Times reports that Mr Hogan has been allocated the top European Union trade job in a draft list of proposed appointments circulated in Brussels.
The new European Commission will have 13 women and 14 men. So I will not comment on their decisions and the next steps they might take, ' she said.
Newly appointed EC Chair thanked her predecessor Jean-Claude Juncker. He said the awarding of the values and transparency portfolio represented a show of trust by Ms. von der Leyen.
"As a senior member of the EU Commission, Phil Hogan has the opportunity to put a firm footprint on commission policy".
"Protecting our planet and our shared environment is our generation's defining task", said von der Leyen, adding that the new European Union commission's commitment is to become "the world's first climate-neutral continent".
She managed to achieve the gender balance she was striving for.
Hogan, an Irishman now in charge of agriculture at the Commission, will take up the post of trade commissioner, facing a battle to improve trade ties with the United States and establishing future economic relations with Britain after Brexit.
Iranian supertanker believed to violate European Union sanctions on the Assad regime
Iran said in late August that it had sold the oil on the Adrian Darya 1 tanker and the purchaser would decide the destination of the cargo.
Pakistani astronaut hails India on Chandrayaan-2 mission
Sivan, Chairman, ISRO does not have any personal account on any social media platforms", the ISRO said in a statement . The mission took off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on July 22.
Hezbollah and Israel: A timeline of cross-border attacks
The Israeli drone is now in the hands of Hezbollah's fighters, the movement said in a statement. A United States official said at the time that Israel was responsible.
The bloc should be a bigger player in artificial intelligence and big data and improve its defence against cyber attacks.
And problems to confront within the European bloc include slowing growth, members such as Poland and Hungary spurning EU principles of solidarity and rule of law, and the populist current that is sustaining far-right politicians.
Hogan, now in charge of agriculture, will face a battle to resolve trade tensions with U.S. President Donald Trump's administration and will be in charge of establishing future economic relations with Britain after Brexit.
The former centre-left premier and former foreign minister is set to be the first Italian to hold this position.
Gentiloni will take over from Pierre Moscovici, a former French finance minister who spent most his five-years as commissioner in battle with Italy over its colossal debt and chronic overspending.
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