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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

Woman giving bowl of soup to man
21.05.2013 - 12:30

Essayah huolissaan: Sopu EU:n ruoka-avusta mutkistunut

Euroopan parlamentin työllisyys- ja sosiaalivaliokunnan ja EU:n neuvoston kannat ruoka-avun jatkosta ovat nyt pahasti levällään. ”Riittävä määräv...
Good teams make money
21.05.2013 - 11:00

Veroparatiisien ongelma yksinkertainen ratkaista

Euroopan parlamentti käsitteli tänään täysistunnossaan EU:n toimintasuunnitelmaa veronkierron, veropetosten ja aggressiivisen verosuunnittelun estämiseksi. Sirpa Pietik...
Businessman in office at the computer
21.05.2013 - 09:00

Tax evasion: EPP Group calls for action to stop fraud

“Tax evasion hits all Member States. We have free movement of goods, people, services and capital. It is therefore logical that we also exchange fiscal information between Member States...
European Parliament
14.05.2013 - 14:45

Korhola ehdolla vuoden mepiksi

Kokoomuksen europarlamentaarikko Eija-Riitta Korhola on ehdolla vuoden energiamepiksi Euroopan parlamentin vuotuisessa MEP Awards -äänestyksessä. Korhola on toiminut EPP-ryhmän p...



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...