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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

30.06.2017 - 09:41

Pietikäisen ehdottama Sámisoster sai parlamentin palkinnon

Kaksikymmentä vuotta saamelaisten sosiaali- ja terveysalan tarpeita ja oikeuksia edistänyt SámiSoster ry saa Euroopan parlamentin myöntämän tämän vuoden...
21.06.2017 - 10:31

Suomelle torjuntavoitto luomu-uudistuksessa yhä mahdollinen

Euroopan parlamentin budjettivaliokunnan varapuheenjohtaja Petri Sarvamaa (kok, EPP) on tavannut maatalouskomissaari Phil Hoganin ja keskustellut tämän kanssa luomu-uudistuksen ongelmista....
Apple iPhone 6s plus with Airbnb application on the screen.
15.06.2017 - 10:46

Europe should not leave the sharing economy to the US

The collaborative economy is developing fast and Europe should not leave the opportunities of this digital revolution to the US. The sharing economy has meant EU citizens can now enjoy lower prices,...
Virtual digital tablet with colorful app icons
13.06.2017 - 12:26

Alustatalous jatkaa kasvuaan – lisää vauhtia, Eurooppa!

Euroopan parlamentti keskustelee keskiviikkona täysistunnossaan Henna Virkkusen valmistelemasta verkkoalustamietinnöstä. Virkkunen kertoo, että verkkoalustamietintöä...



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...