Mediterranean

It's now or never. The formula seems worn out it has been heard so much, but it is nevertheless my deep conviction: the future of the European Union will be played...

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justice

“The EPP Group fully backs the European Commission’s decision to propose that the Council adopts a decision under Article 7(1) against Poland. There is a...

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Engineer sitting at control panel of nuclear power station

“Permanent Structured Cooperation should be funded from the EU budget whereas Federica Mogherini needs to assume her responsibility as Vice-President of the...

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Euro Currency: Stacks of 5, 10, 20 and 50 euro notes piled together

Blocking terrorists’ access to financing will be easier with new EU legislation adopted today by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties,...

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Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group
Free InterRail pass: let’s get young people enthusiastic about Europe again
Manfred WEBER , Chairman of the EPP Group

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fishing ship
Press Release
16.01.2018

We want simpler and regionally-adapted rules for fishermen

The European Parliament today adopted new rules to simplify and regionally adapt the current measures fishermen use to catch fish, while ensuring the conservation of fishery resources. Over the...
Mediterranean
News
16.01.2018

2018: It is now or never

It's now or never. The formula seems worn out it has been heard so much, but it is nevertheless my deep conviction: the future of the European Union will be played out this year. In March 2018...
Seizing terror and criminal assets across EU
Video
11.01.2018

Seizing terror and criminal assets across EU

The European Parliament’s Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee has approved legislation to block terrorists’ access to financing, sending the dossier to plenary next week....
Climate change
Press Release
11.01.2018

Energy future: households to consume and produce energy

The EU’s prosperity and global relevance over the coming decades will depend on our ability to innovate. An energy system is the bloodstream to many of our activities. Moreover, innovation in...
Euro Currency: Stacks of 5, 10, 20 and 50 euro notes piled together
Press Release
11.01.2018

Taking money from terrorists to boost law enforcement

Blocking terrorists’ access to financing will be easier with new EU legislation adopted today by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Tackling...
justice
Press Release
20.12.2017

The rule of law is non-negotiable in the EU

“The EPP Group fully backs the European Commission’s decision to propose that the Council adopts a decision under Article 7(1) against Poland. There is a clear risk of a serious breach of...
Piggy bank saving electricity and heating costs
Press Release
20.12.2017

Energy efficient buildings benefit climate and your wallet

The European Parliament has reached a preliminary agreement with the Council on a revised Directive for Energy Performance of Buildings (EPBD). "With this agreement, we are taking an...
Brexit, Sakharov Prize, EU investment, Kebab ban defeated
Video
14.12.2017

Brexit, Sakharov Prize, EU investment, Kebab ban defeated

At its final plenary of 2017, the European Parliament approved a Resolution on the Brexit talks, backing the move to phase 2 but insisting on citizens’ rights and Irish border arrangements....
Child abuse
Press Release
14.12.2017

EU states not doing enough to fight sexual abuse of children

The European Parliament adopted a Resolution today tabled by Anna Maria Corazza Bildt MEP calling on Member States to take concrete measures to stop the sexual exploitation of children. Four years...
Tax evasion
Press Release
13.12.2017

Fight against tax evasion must be key task for EU

Left tried to hijack Panama report to harm honest taxpayers and EU economy "The fight against tax evasion, tax crime and tax avoidance must be one of the EU's key economic tasks. They...

Events

Jan
31
31.01.2018 - 16:30

The Pan-European Personal Pension Product

To register for the event please contact epp-imco@europarl.europa.eu.

Highlights of the week

15.01.2018 - 19.01.2018
Enlargement

Future of Europe debate with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

On Wednesday, Manfred Weber MEP, the EPP Group Chairman, will take the floor on behalf of the EPP Group at the debate on the Future of Europe with...
Russian trolls, Propaganda

Russia - influence of propaganda on EU countries

The security situation in and around Europe is becoming increasingly volatile and the rules-based international order established by liberal...
Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Bulgarian Presidency

Bulgaria took over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU from Estonia on 1 January 2018. The priorities for the Bulgarian Presidency are...
Eva Paunova MEP

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