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Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole

Press releases

Tax Haven
23.06.2016 - 11:52

Pietikäinen Panama-valiokunnan jäseneksi

”Keskinäisen syyttelyn sijaan olisi syytä keskittyä niihin keinoihin, joilla kansainvälisesti voidaan estää verovälttelyä”, sanoo Sirpa Pietik...
15.06.2016 - 15:21

Puutteita komission esityksessä hormonihäiritsijöistä

Europarlamentaarikko Sirpa Pietikäinen näkee parannettavaa komission tänään esittelemässä määritelmässä hormonitoimintaa häiritseville...
A fair food chain for all
09.06.2016 - 09:21

Ruoan vähittäiskaupan epäterve kilpailutilanne kuriin

Petri Sarvamaa oli mukana laatimassa EPP:n maatalouskriisiä käsittelevää ohjelmaa, jonka tarkoituksena on ratkaista eurooppalaisten ruoantuottajien vaikea tilanne. ”Olen...



A fair food chain for all
03.06.2016 - 12:31

Fair trade for farmers

In school yards and football fields we know what fair play means, but when it comes to business it’s not that easy anymore. How to tackle unfair trading practises (UTPs) is a burning question,...
Happy young woman taking a selfie photo in Paris
08.07.2015 - 11:45

Copyright reform: freedom of panorama to remain national issue

Media reports about the freedom of panorama - a provision in copyright law that permits taking pictures, video footage or other images of buildings and sculptures or art works permanently located in...
Sirpa Pietikäinen MEP
09.04.2014 - 09:27

The only thing more expensive than health is losing it

eHealth offers an all-in-one solution - quality of life, savings and jobs all together! eHealth is one of the great developments of our time. Bringing new technology and new ways of thinking to...
European Flag
18.02.2014 - 10:30

Korhola again nominated for MEP of the Year Awards

Eija-Riitta Korhola (EPP, Finland) has been nominated for the MEP of the Year Awards in the Justice and Civil Liberties category. Advocacy and civil society organisations can nominate their...


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Plenary Reports

European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen presented the mid-term review of the investment plan to the European Parliament's plenary this...
MEPs discussed the European Commission's new plan on the external dimension of migration during this week's plenary session. The plan is to...
The European Parliament agreed this week to set up an Inquiry Committee to look into the Panama Papers revelations about the financial arrangements...

Highlights of the week

Women protesting at Hrushevskogo street in Kiev, Ukraine.

Situation in the Ukraine

On Wednesday afternoon, the plenary will debate the worsening situation in the Ukraine. The EPP Group condemns the use of violence in the Ukraine and...
Frankfurt, EZB, Banking & Euro

Single Resolution Mechanism

On Tuesday and Thursday Parliament will discuss the proposals for new rules for failing banks in Europe. The EPP Group calls for a Single Resolution...

Air Passenger Rights

Existing EU rules on the cancellation and delaying of flights, the lack of transparency of ticket prices or lost baggage are to be tightened up. The...