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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

Climate change
02.07.2013 - 16:30

Korhola: Backloadingia puolustetaan perättömillä väitteillä

Europarlamentti päättää tällä viikolla uudelleen siitä, sallitaanko komission viedä päästökauppamarkkinoilta pois päästöoikeuksia...
Real Estate Market
02.07.2013 - 15:30

Pietikäisen mietintö hyväksyttiin

Kokoomuksen europarlamentaarikko Sirpa Pietikäinen on tyytyväinen komission esitykseen, jossa uudistetaan menettelytapoja siten, että komissio voi keskittää valtiontukien...
The Tractor - modern farm equipment in field
26.06.2013 - 14:45

Sarvamaa tyytyväinen maataloussopuun

Euroopan parlamentin maatalousvaliokunta on hyväksymässä poliittisen sopimuksen EU:n yhteisestä maatalouspolitiikasta. Eräät yksityiskohdat jäävät...
rusty barbed wire
26.06.2013 - 12:45

Khodorkovsky: 50th birthday in jail

On June 26, Mikhail Khodorkovsky will mark his 50th birthday. Sadly, he will not be able to celebrate together with his family or friends. His tragic fate demonstrates not only the absence of an...



One euro coin among wheat grains
12.12.2016 - 12:00

Agriculture: fighting market price volatility effectively

Long winters, wet springs, hot summers: Europe's farmers have always been exposed to natural risks. In the past few years, macro-economic factors such as exchange rates, energy and fertiliser...
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...


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Highlights of the week


European Council conclusions

The Chairman will take the floor during the key debate on the conclusions of the last European Council meeting. On 29 April, the EU Heads of State...

Portability of online content services

MEPs will discuss the agreement with the Council regarding a Regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal...

Leaking VAT system must be fixed

The Report on the protection of the EU's financial interests (PIF Report) from the year 2015 will be voted on on Tuesday in plenary. Parliament...