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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

Daylight Saving Time
08.02.2018 - 09:55

Kokoomusmepit: Viisarien siirtelystä on luovuttava

Euroopan parlamentti äänestää tänään torstaina Strasbourgissa vaatimuksesta kesäajasta luopumiseksi. Kokoomusmepit Petri Sarvamaa, Henna Virkkunen ja Sirpa...
Person voting
06.02.2018 - 07:28

Kokoomusmepit vastustavat ylikansallisia EU-vaalilistoja

Kokoomusmepit Sirpa Pietikäinen, Henna Virkkunen ja Petri Sarvamaa vastustavat ylikansallisia eurovaalilistoja. Heidän mukaansa yhteiset vaalilistat etäännyttäisivät...
Climate change
01.02.2018 - 13:58

Ilmastotavoitteet ja kiertotalous mukaan finanssisektoriin

Pariisin ilmastosopimuksen tavoitteiden saavuttaminen vuoteen 2030 mennessä edellyttää vuosittain EU:ssa 180 miljardin ja maailmassa yli 11 biljoonan euron investointeja vähä...
Plastic bottles background
16.01.2018 - 07:43

Virkkunen: Ei muovia mereen

Kokoomuksen europarlamentaarikko Henna Virkkusen mukaan tanakoita toimia tarvitaan muoviroskan vähentämiseksi. EU-komission tänään tiistaina julkistettavaa muovistrategiaa h...



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...