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04.10.2017 - 15:44

EU pakt btw-fraude aan

De Europese Commissie zette vandaag een belangrijke stap naar eenvoudigere btw-regels. Van twee btw-regimes, één voor handel in goederen en diensten in een en hetzelfde land en...
Brexit Direction Sign
03.10.2017 - 12:24

Brexit - Europees Parlement houdt voet bij stuk

Een resolutie waarmee het Europees Parlement de druk op de Britse Brexit-onderhandelaars verhoogt, is met een grote meerderheid goedgekeurd. De resolutie is een gezamenlijk initiatief van de EVP, S...
CETA
20.09.2017 - 10:42

Europe leads on rules-based trade: CETA comes into force

Following seven years of negotiations, the Comprehensive and Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) will provisionally enter into force tomorrow. "The deal marks a milestone in EU-Canada relations and...
fishing ship
14.09.2017 - 13:36

Noordzeevisserij: Aanlandingsplicht moet afgezwakt

Deze middag stemt het Europees Parlement over een meerjarenplan voor de Noordzeevisserij. Dat bevat belangrijke maatregelen om de duurzame visserij te bevorderen. Onder meer de uitzondering op de...

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Climate change
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02.02.2018 - 12:00

ETS: the EU’s flagship climate tool

The ETS reform creates a fund to help the EU’s poorest members to upgrade their energy systems. This in turn creates jobs and promotes innovation, a clear priority for the EPP Group. The EU...
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News
21.11.2017 - 10:20

Exploring local options to fight climate change

At the annual Herman Van Rompuy Lecture, held this year on 21 November at ‘Het BEL’, a new green building at the Tour & Taxis site in Brussels, keynote speaker Christiana Figueres,...
Climate change
News
06.02.2017 - 14:10

ETS reform: EU climate policy has to support job creation

In the coming months, the European Parliament and the Member States of the European Union will try to agree on a major reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) for 2021-2030. ETS is the most...
Tom Vandenkendelaere MEP
News
18.01.2017 - 15:57

The European Pillar of Social Rights: enabling Europe’s future workforce

As the job market continues to evolve, so should Europe's social policy. Today, many new forms of employment have emerged as a logical consequence of the digital revolution. Whether it is Uber,...

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Highlights of the week

Brexit

European Council conclusions

The Chairman will take the floor during the key debate on the conclusions of the last European Council meeting. On 29 April, the EU Heads of State...
Copyright

Portability of online content services

MEPs will discuss the agreement with the Council regarding a Regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal...
Taxes

Leaking VAT system must be fixed

The Report on the protection of the EU's financial interests (PIF Report) from the year 2015 will be voted on on Tuesday in plenary. Parliament...