Juncker investment plan, youth employment, migration, trade, energy and anti-terror top priorities for EPP Group

Boosting the economy, jobs, energy, trade and anti-terror have been top priority issues for the EPP Group since the European Parliament elections last year. The Report...

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Jean-Claude Juncker, Donald Tusk, Jeroen Dijsselbloem

The EPP Group welcomes the agreement found in the Euro Summit today on Greece. "The compromise position defended by European Commission President Jean-Claude...

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Taneli Tikka

To put it simply, there are three things that matters for small businesses and start-ups: financing, financing and financing. It might sound overly simplistic, but it...

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traveling

Today, the Civil Liberties and Home Affairs Committee of the European Parliament approved the setting-up of an EU Airline Passenger Name Records system. The EPP Group...

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Events

Data Driven Security
Wed, 01/07/2015 - 15:00

Hearing on Data Driven Security

To register, or for further information, contact oana-alexandra.popescu@europarl.europa.eu or agnieszka.wawrzyk@...
Cohesion Policy and the Review of the EU 2020 Strategy
Wed, 01/07/2015 - 15:00

Cohesion Policy and the Review of the EU 2020 Strategy

Persecution of Christians in the World
Wed, 01/07/2015 - 14:30

Persecution of Christians in the World

The Group of the European People's Party (EPP Group) has the pleasure to invite you to a conference organised by...

Highlights of the week

From 13.07.2015 to 17.07.2015
Man a airport security checkpoint

Passenger Name Records

On Wednesday, the Civil Liberties and Home Affairs Committee will vote on the setting-up of an EU Airline Passenger Name Records system. Before the...
Erase Tax

Addressing tax avoidance of big multi-national companies

On Monday, in Parliament's Special Committee on Tax Fairness, a meeting with the Finance Ministers from France, Germany, Spain and Italy is...
Monetary crop

CAP: Simpler rules to save money

On Tuesday, the Budgetary Control Committee will vote on the Petri Sarvamaa Report on ‘Protecting the financial interests of the Union: Towards...

Press releases

Owner of a cafe showing open sign
16.07.2015 - 12:42

How to register a company for one Euro?

In the future, it will be possible to set up a company for one Euro and through online registration. This is the aim of a proposal adopted today in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection...
Freedom Of Speech
16.07.2015 - 10:32

Fair trial for Australian Al-Jazeera journalist

Members of the EPP Group have called on the Egyptian authorities to ensure that Australian Al-Jazeera journalist and Latvian citizen Peter Greste’s retrial at the end of July in Cairo is dealt...
Eu and Swiss flags
16.07.2015 - 09:31

Freedom of movement - it's up to the Swiss

"We expect Switzerland to stick to the bilateral agreements which, according to the Parliament, means that all EU citizens can enjoy free movement. Negotiations on the fundamental freedom of...
traveling
15.07.2015 - 16:45

PNR: the Left want to deny us safety and security in Europe

Today, the Civil Liberties and Home Affairs Committee of the European Parliament approved the setting-up of an EU Airline Passenger Name Records system. The EPP Group Chief Negotiator Axel Voss...

Plenary Reports

During the July Plenary Session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, MEPs debated and decided upon very important topics: the European Council...
MEPs debated the results of the European Council of 25 and 26 June with the Council and the Commission, including the situation in Greece following a...
"Globalisation is happening. We in the EPP Group want to shape it instead of letting it pass us by", said the EPP Group's Shadow...