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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

Application for Schengen Visa
26.04.2017 - 14:42

Sarvamaa: Turvalliset viisumit hallitsemaan ihmisvirtoja

Euroopan parlamentti, komissio ja jäsenmaat pääsivät keskiviikkoaamupäivänä sopuun yhtenäisen viisumin kaavan uudistuksesta. Europarlamentaarikko Petri...
shelfs in store with mincemeat
04.04.2017 - 07:38

Sarvamaa: EU:n varmistettava tuontiruoan turvallisuus

Europarlamentaarikko Petri Sarvamaa (kok., EPP) allekirjoitti Brasilian lihasektorin lahjontaskandaalia käsittelevän kysymyksen komissiolle. ”Komission on kerrottava, mitä se on...
Man pointing in front of white board with light bulb drawing
22.03.2017 - 17:15

Pietikäinen: Kasvuyritysten rahoitusmahdollisuudet paranevat

Uusien innovatiivisten yritysten rahoitusmahdollisuudet paranevat, kun EU uudistaa pääomarahoittajia koskeva asetusta. Europarlamentaarikko Sirpa Pietikäisen (kok.) asiaa koskeva...
Architect using drafting table
22.03.2017 - 17:10

New sources of funding for innovative businesses

“New regulations for venture capital and social entrepreneurship funds adopted in the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee today will benefit small, innovative...



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...
Christina Sandoval Vilarrasa
20.12.2013 - 09:04

Santa's talented - and mobile - little helper

  With EU funding similar model is about to spread to the other member states.   We see the European continent as a place where people travel, do business, invest, learn from each other...
Pasi Linnus
18.12.2013 - 12:30

Education is learning to make choices

We want to help people become successful and to help people when they struggle. We believe in providing a safety net for those who need it and in giving everyone an equal chance to succeed....
Northern Nicosia
14.10.2013 - 17:30

Interreligious Dialogue: peace-building in the Mediterranean

The EPP Group will discuss in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 17 and 18 October 2013 the role of religions in the peace-building and conflict resolution in the Mediterranean Region. The location of Cyprus, in a...


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Highlights of the week

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EPP Group candidate for European Parliament President

The EPP Group will elect its candidate for the post of President of the European Parliament on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday at 10.30 hrs, the EPP...
Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group

Preparation of the European Council meeting 15-16 December

MEPs are set to debate the preparations for the upcoming European Summit of 15-16 December. Chairman Manfred Weber will take the floor on behalf of...
Visa Stamps

Visa-free travel: new suspension mechanism protects EU

The European Parliament will vote to review the visa suspension mechanism which can be applied to all visa-free travel agreements that the EU has...