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Manfred Weber
Manfred Weber

Chairman of the EPP Group

Manfred Weber was born in 1972 in Niederhatzkofen (Bavaria) as the second eldest of three brothers. He has been married since 2002. After leaving secondary school in 1990, he did his military service in Neuburg/Donau. He graduated in physical engineering from the Munich University of Applied Sciences in 1996.

Latest News

Press Release
EU and Greek flags
Sun, 28/06/2015 - 14:43

Greece: the Eurozone cannot be subject to blackmail

"The Greek Government should not continue telling untruths to the Greek people on what happened during the negotiations. Both the European Commission and the Eurogroup made extensive offers and...
Press Release
EU and Greek flags
Wed, 24/06/2015 - 15:57

Greece: a programme with strict conditions is needed

“A great deal of time has been wasted over the past five months. The slight growth that was being seen in Greece has been turned around. Greek banks, which were in a solid position, are facing...
Press Release
May Plenary Briefing
Tue, 23/06/2015 - 12:53

Δήλωση του Manfred Weber για την Ελλάδα

"Είναι η πρώτη φορά, μετά από μήνες σύγχυσης...


Chairman's Speeches

20.05.2015 - 09:30

European Agenda on Migration

Dear President, dear Commissioners, dear representatives of the Council, dear colleagues! Before I give my response on the subject, I would like to sacrifice a minute of my speech time for a short review of the British...
11.02.2015 - 17:15

Preparation of the informal meeting of Heads of State or Government (12 February 2015)

Dear President, dear Council representatives, dear Vice-President of the Commission, dear colleagues! In this week ahead of the consultations for the European Council we feel that the challenges are big challenges. I...
13.01.2015 - 15:30

Conclusions of the European Council meeting (18 December 2014)

Dear Presidents, dear President of the Council, dear Commission President, dear colleagues! First, on behalf of the EPP Group, I would like to cordially welcome the new President of the European Council and offer him...
02.07.2014 - 09:45

Chairman's first plenary speech (2 July 2014)

President, dear Presidents, dear colleagues! Because this is my first speech in my new function as Group Chairman, please allow me a general form of address and to ask colleagues who have been elected or re-elected, how...


EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber urges Greeks to vote YES in the referendum
Following a meeting between European Parliament leaders and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber said...
Eurozone summit on Greece positive step, but more work needs to be done, says Weber.
The extraordinary Eurozone summit on Greece resulted, for the first time in 5 months, in bringing the Eurozone members and Greece closer to a deal on...
Weber on Greek debt talks: “We are running out of time.”
As the end of June deadline approaches on reaching a Greek debt agreement, the EPP Group's Chairman Manfred Weber says time is running out and...



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