Elections in Greece

"It is disappointing to see that the correct and honest path chosen by PM Antonis Samaras for Greece was not acknowledged," said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of...

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protests in Ukraine

Elmar Brok, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the European Parliament (EP), and Andrej Plenković, Chairman of the EP's Ukraine Delegation, strongly...

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Germany, Frankfurt, European Central Bank, low angle

"The EPP Group supports the agenda for investment in Europe. Further progress in the consolidation of national budgets is an indispensable prerequisite, however....

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traveling

"We need to draw lessons from the Paris terrorist attacks with clear political measures”, said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group, on today’s...

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Events

Feb
04
Wed, 04/02/2015 - 15:00

EPP Group Hearing on the Perspectives of the Single Market 2014-2019

17th EPP Group Annual Interreligious Dialogue
Wed, 10/12/2014 - 14:30

The 17th EPP Group Annual Interreligious Dialogue

The EPP Group has been committed over the past decades to regular meetings with representatives of the historical...
Shopper Selecting Package of Ground Beef
Wed, 19/11/2014 - 18:30

European Meat Forum

Highlights of the week

From 26.01.2015 to 30.01.2015
Soldiers

Proposing new EU anti-terror measures

On Wednesday, the Plenary is going to debate new proposals on fighting terrorism following the recent deadly attacks in France. We need greater...
Savings

Investment Plan for Europe

On Wednesday, the Plenary will also focus on an innovative and ambitious Investment Plan for Europe to boost jobs and growth and will further debate...
Climate change

Paris 2015: Towards a new global climate deal

On Wednesday, MEPs in Parliament's Plenary will debate a Roadmap towards a new international climate agreement in Paris. The United Nations...

Press releases

Money-laundering
27.01.2015 - 15:38

Finalising new Anti-Money Laundering rules

Today in a joint meeting of the Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Civil Liberties Committees of the European Parliament, MEPs endorsed the outcome of the trialogue negotiations for the 4th Anti-...
protests in Ukraine
26.01.2015 - 17:52

After Mariupol, EU should increase pressure on Russia

Elmar Brok, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the European Parliament (EP), and Andrej Plenković, Chairman of the EP's Ukraine Delegation, strongly condemned the terror attack on...
Ukraine, Euromaidan
23.01.2015 - 12:17

Ukraine: peace negotiations shouldn't be way to buy time

With escalating fighting in the background, news from Berlin about progress being made during the ministerial talks on the Ukrainian crisis sound like a threat that peace negotiations are being used...
Secure LAN
22.01.2015 - 15:43

EPP Group taking the lead on the digital market

As of 2 March, a specially-established Working Group of the European Parliament on the Digital Single Market will identify key remaining barriers to its completion and work towards unleashing its...

Press Conferences

Plenary Reports

The main events of the January 2015 Plenary Session in Strasbourg were the tribute to the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks, the debate on the...
At the opening of the Plenary Session in Strasbourg, the European Parliament paid tribute to the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks against the...
The Plenary debated the conclusions of the December 2014 European Council this session with the newly-elected President of the European Council,...