“If I say the circular economy action plan is the industrial strategy, don't say that to the Vestager cabinet [responsible for competitiveness and the digital agenda],” said Diederik Samsom, head of cabinet for commission vice-president Frans Timmermans, at an event in Brussels on Wednesday.
“They will say exactly the opposite, which is actually fine, because then it's merged, and that is what should happen,” he said.
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