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Chairman of the EPP Group

"We must work closely together in the Europe of today to preserve our chances in the world of tomorrow. This union is our life insurance policy in an increasingly globalised world. In challenging times, I want to make sure that the EPP Group will remain the driving force in defending our European way of life."

manfred.weber@europarl.europa.eu

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On-line Piracy Key
Press Release
27.11.2013 - 13:13

EU-US Data Protection: Safe Harbour Agreement needs updating

"The US has to deliver. Closer collaboration is only possible if the US authorities are able to provide high data protection standards to EU citizens. Mutual trust has to be rebuilt", said...
US - EU flag
Press Release
11.11.2013 - 15:19

Inquiry into NSA activities

The EU should aim at renegotiating the existing Safe Harbour Agreement for data transfer with the USA. "The US and its companies must finally comply with European standards in the European...
European Council 2013
Press Release
25.10.2013 - 15:00

EU needs to focus on jobs

"We see signs of an economic recovery, however unemployment rates are still unacceptably high. Determined action is needed in the internal market including the digital economy, and strong...

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News

05.09.2017 - 17:00

Vizekanzler Brandstetter zu Gesprächen mit Kommissarin Jourová und EU-Parlamentariern in Brüssel

Wolfgang Brandstetter bereitet österreichische Ratspräsidentschaft vor und berät mit Manfred Weber und Othmar Karas über Rechtsstaatlichkeit in Polen Vizekanzler und Justizminister Wolfgang Brandstetter (ÖVP/EVP) hat sich...
Brexit
04.04.2017 - 15:15

Our red lines on Brexit

At a press conference in Strasbourg earlier today, Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group, outlined the EPP Group's red lines on the Brexit negotiations. Europe’s citizens come first. The EU is not for sale. When necessary, we are...
EPP Group Bureau
18.01.2017 - 20:14

The EPP Group puts forward a strong team for Europe

After the election of Antonio Tajani as President of the European Parliament, the first Italian to hold the office since the foundation of the EU, the EPP Group's candidates for Vice-Presidents were also elected, with Mairead McGuinness topping...

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Chairman's Speeches

13.09.2017 - 11:30

State of the Union

Europe needs courage, Europe needs optimism, Europe needs creativity! This is precisely what we heard from Jean-Claude Juncker today. Thank you and thanks to the whole European Commission for this strong start! Trust...
14.06.2017 - 09:15

Preparation of the European Council of 22 and 23 June 2017

Mr President, I want to start with a topic which is not officially on the agenda next week, but which will surely overshadow the whole debate – namely, the general election in the UK. Let me start with a frank...
05.04.2017 - 09:00

Negotiations with the United Kingdom following its notification that it intends to withdraw from the European Union

Mr President, dear colleagues, last week we officially received the letter. It took nine months to write a letter of six pages, but finally, we received the letter. Today is the day at the European Parliament, and today...
30.03.2017 - 12:30

Speech at the EPP Congress in Malta

Dear Party President Daul, dear Joseph, Dear friends, The EPP Group is the driving force of the European Parliament. We are united and we are successful. I give you an example: Despite the Socialists breaking...
15.02.2017 - 09:45

EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement - Conclusion of the EU-Canada CETA - EU-Canada Strategic Partnership Agreement

Dear President, dear Commissioner, dear colleagues! Already in the first few minutes, we can feel what is at stake today. It is about the discussion between feelings, stirring up fears, and facts. Later, we will listen...

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Mercedes Alvargonzález
Head of Cabinet, Chairman's office
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Christian Huegel
Chairman's spokesperson
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Chairman's press adviser
Mobile: +32 479 840 293

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