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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

Financial Pie Chart - Euro
25.10.2016 - 07:46

EU:n budjetti: Jäsenmaiden asenteissa parantamisen varaa

Europarlamentaarikko Petri Sarvamaan (kok, EPP) mukaan EU:n jäsenmaiden kanta nyt käsittelyssä olevaan EU:n vuoden 2017 budjettiin ei vastaa todellisia tarpeita. Neuvosto haluaisi...
Financial Chart with Coins
04.10.2016 - 07:50

Sarvamaa: Suomelle 5,3 miljoonaa euroa EU-työllistämistukea

Europarlamentaarikko Petri Sarvamaan (kok, EPP) mukaan Suomelle on vaikeassa talous- ja työllisyystilanteessa hyvin tärkeää saada tukea Euroopan globalisaatiorahastosta (EGR)....
euro coin
27.09.2016 - 15:05

ECA: Brincat not the right person for the job

“It is extremely regrettable that the Council did not respect Parliament’s vote in the case of Leo Brincat, Malta’s nominee to the European Court of Auditors. The European...



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

The main topics of the October I Plenary Session in Strasbourg were the Report on democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights, the InterRail...
The European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs has voted on a Report showing how democracy, the rule of law...
The European Parliament gave its consent to the ratification of the Paris Climate Agreement in the presence of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and...

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...