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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

business statistics in blue - white chart with a blue arrow going up
12.12.2017 - 07:25

Suomi hyötyy EU:n strategisen investointirahaston jatkosta

Euroopan parlamentti äänestää tänään tiistaina 12.12. Euroopan strategisten investointien rahaston (ESIR) voimassaoloajan pidentämisestä....
NATO and EU flags
06.12.2017 - 12:38

Virkkunen: Liittoutuminen vahvistaisi Suomen turvallisuutta

Kokoomuksen europarlamentaarikko Henna Virkkunen pitää Euroopan unionin yhteisen puolustuksen tiivistämistä positiivisena kehityksenä. EU:n yhteinen puolustus ei kuitenkaan t...
Wine shop
04.12.2017 - 09:08

Uudistetaanko alkoholilakiamme väkisin EU-lain vastaisesti?

Europarlamentaarikko Petri Sarvamaa (kok, EPP) kyseenalaistaa Suomen hallituksen pyrkimykset rajoittaa alkoholin rajat ylittävää etämyyntiä EU:n sisällä. Etä...
Traffic on multiple lane highway
15.11.2017 - 09:13

Sarvamaa: Liikenneinvestoinnit hyödyttävät eurooppalaisia

Euroopan parlamentin budjettivaliokunnan varapuheenjohtaja Petri Sarvamaa (kok, EPP) esittää rohkeaa panostusta liikenteen perusrakenteisiin ensi vuosikymmenellä. Sarvamaan mukaan...



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...