Hand with remote control on the conditioner
Comunicado de prensa
22.06.2017 - 15:18
European Parliament to ratify an amendment which will extend the Montreal Protocol and ultimately reduce 70 billion CO2-equivalents by 2050 Today, the European Parliament’s Committee on Environment further committed to climate...
Internet gratuito para todos en Europa
22.06.2017 - 17:38
Un programa de la UE para instalar Internet en miles de comunidades en toda Europa: ayudará a que las personas desarrollen habilidades y a que las empresas aprovechen la revolución digital, sostiene Anne Sander -portavoz del Grupo PPE...
token gesture
Comunicado de prensa
21.06.2017 - 15:31
“With more than 60 million CVs, Europass is one of the most successful and cost-effective initiatives of the past ten years. It must be our main goal to support educational and working mobility in Europe in the best way possible. This is why...
Satellite In The Ray Of Light
Comunicado de prensa
21.06.2017 - 10:13
“Space is everywhere and concerns almost all public policies. It is a strategic domain. We have to therefore guarantee independent access to space for Europe. It is a major step to achieve a resilient European security and defence policy...
La revolución digital beneficiará a los europeos, sostiene Mariya Gabriel
21.06.2017 - 16:14
En una conferencia en el Parlamento, Mariya Gabriel prometió buscar nuevas medidas para aprovechar la revolución digital. La eurodiputada búlgara del Grupo PPE sostuvo que ayudará a los trabajadores y a las empresas a...
Dissidents want only freedom
Comunicado de prensa
20.06.2017 - 11:46
The EPP Group today recalled that the new agreement between the EU and Cuba on the Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement should contribute to the improvement of the situation and respect for human rights and must lead to a democratic...
Las negociaciones de adhesión con Turquía se suspenderán si no replantea las reformas
20.06.2017 - 14:21
La Comisión de Asuntos Exteriores del Parlamento Europeo aprueba la revisión del último informe de la Comisión Europea sobre las negociaciones de adhesión con Turquía. La resolución pide la suspensi...
Turkey & Europe flags
Comunicado de prensa
20.06.2017 - 09:43
"A close and privileged relationship between the EU and Turkey is in the interest of both sides. But this can only be realised if it is based on human rights, the respect of the fundamental freedoms, democratic values and the rule of law....
Helmut Kohl
Comunicado de prensa
16.06.2017 - 19:50
"I am shaken and deeply saddened by the death of Helmut Kohl. Kohl shaped my political generation, he inspired us with his tireless work towards a united Germany and Europe living in peace and freedom. With his conviction and determination, he...
Cargo Ship
Comunicado de prensa
15.06.2017 - 12:46
An agreement was reached last night on improved digital registration and safety inspections for ferries and ships. The EPP Group warmly welcomes the compromise as it makes sea travel safer and significantly reduces administrative procedures by...
El cambio climático, el etiquetado de eficiencia energética, el programa Erasmus
16.06.2017 - 12:15
En la última sesión plenaria del Parlamento, los eurodiputados subrayaron que la UE continuará con sus compromisos medioambientales, a pesar de la decisión estadounidense de retirarse del Acuerdo de París. En ese...
Apple iPhone 6s plus with Airbnb application on the screen.
Comunicado de prensa
15.06.2017 - 10:46
The collaborative economy is developing fast and Europe should not leave the opportunities of this digital revolution to the US. The sharing economy has meant EU citizens can now enjoy lower prices, greater choice and tailored services, like...
Employment, Job, Search
Comunicado de prensa
15.06.2017 - 10:02
Today, the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs adopted a new law on the Blue Card working permits for highly-qualified non-EU nationals. The revised EU-wide rules for issuing Blue Cards which will...
Cybercrime and Cybersecurity
15.06.2017 - 09:45
Following the announcement that Therese Comodini Cachia will step down from the European Parliament in order to take up a seat in the Maltese Parliament, the EPP Group has appointed Axel Voss MEP, the EPP Group Spokesman on Legal Affairs, to carry...
business statistics in blue - white chart with a blue arrow going up
Comunicado de prensa
15.06.2017 - 09:24
“The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), which is at the heart of the Juncker Investment Plan, has delivered the expected results and has largely exceeded expectations as regards SME investments," stated the EFSI Co-Rapporteur...



26.06.2017 - 30.06.2017
Helmut Kohl

European Ceremony of Honour for Helmut Kohl

On Saturday 1 July, Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group, will participate in the European Ceremony of Honour for Helmut Kohl which will be...
Suspected Asylum Seekers

European Union Agency for Asylum

On Thursday the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs is expected to vote on the outcome of negotiations on the European Union...
Flag of Belarus

Nobel Prize winner Svetlana Alexievich will be keynote speaker at hearing on 'Belarusian society: towards a modern political and national identity?'

On Tuesday, the EPP Group will hold a hearing on 'Belarusian society: towards a modern political and national identity?'. 25 years after the...


27.06.2017 - 16:30

Churches and religious organisations’ accessibility to EU funding for cooperation projects

Churches and religious organisations carry out valuable work in several critical areas such as health, education,...
Nikos Volakis