Net Neutrality

Europe must better use its chances in the digital world Have you ever tried to buy a plane ticket on the internet from Vienna to Warsaw from a Spanish travel agency...

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Working with virtual screen

"Little drops of water make the mighty ocean." Nothing could fit this old English proverb better in the modern world than the digital transformation of the...

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Tax

The EPP Group in the European Parliament welcomes the Tax Transparency Package proposed by the European Commission today and calls for further measures.  "...

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Ukrainian manifestation

The European Parliament today supported a draft proposal spearheaded by EPP Group MEP Gabrielius Landsbergis to grant a macro-financial assistance package of up to...

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Highlights of the week

From 30.03.2015 to 02.04.2015
European Union

Debating the Legacy of the Founding Fathers in the Europe of today

On Tuesday morning,  András Gyürk MEP, Head of the Hungarian Delegation of the EPP Group, and the Antall József Knowledge...
Climate change

From COP 21 Paris to 2050: meeting with National Parliaments

On Monday, the Environment Committee will hold a meeting with members from the national parliaments which will be the occasion for an exchange of...

Press releases

Ebola
01.04.2015 - 11:00

Ebola: increased efforts for research and development

The Development Committee of the European Parliament held an exchange of views on the Ebola crisis. Although the situation on the ground has evolved broadly in the right direction, the recent trends...
plastic bags
31.03.2015 - 16:36

Plastic Bags: we support draft Directive to reduce usage

The European Parliament's Environment Committee today approved the draft Directive on the reduction in the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags. With no amendments proposed to the...
traveling
30.03.2015 - 13:26

Mexico-PNR: EPP Group supports Avramopoulos

The EPP Group fully supports Dimitris Avramopoulos, the European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, in his efforts to persuade Mexico to drop its plans to charge EU airlines if...
Ukrainian manifestation
25.03.2015 - 19:21

Ukraine: Europe united in financially supporting country

The European Parliament today supported a draft proposal spearheaded by EPP Group MEP Gabrielius Landsbergis to grant a macro-financial assistance package of up to €1.8 billion to Ukraine....

Plenary Reports

The main events of the March plenary session in Strasbourg were the debates on the forthcoming European Council on 19-20 March and on the European...
EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber MEP led the debate in plenary on the preparation of the European Council Summit of 19-20 March 2015. “The EPP...
Parliament voted on Wednesday to back the European Commission's approach to stimulating growth and job creation, following a debate on the 'European...