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Press releases

European Flag
13.06.2012 - 16:30

European Council: we can win together

The Chairman of the EPP Group, Joseph Daul MEP, has called on the European Council to preserve the Community method. During the debate on the upcoming European Summit on 28-29 June 2012, the Chairman...
International Travel
12.06.2012 - 13:00

Schengen: EPP Group calls on the

The Chairman of the EPP Group, Joseph Daul, considers as unacceptable and a breach of the Community method the Council's decision to change the legal basis for the new Schengen area evaluation...
07.06.2012 - 11:15

Schengen: unacceptable behaviour by the EU Council.

"Today's decision by the Council to change the legal basis for the new Schengen area evaluation mechanism, in order to exclude the European Parliament from exercising its full powers as co-...
European Flag
16.05.2012 - 19:00

Attacks against head of EU task force strongly condemned

The Chairman of the EPP Group, Joseph Daul strongly condemns the recent attacks against the head of the EU task force for Greece, Horst Reichenbach, whose car has been destroyed in an apparent arson...



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...
07.12.2016 - 07:00

More than free train tickets: our Interrail proposal

There is more to this proposal than free train tickets. It is an investment in young people and in Europe’s future. It reinforces the main aim of the European Union: to bring people together....
Photo of Tamás Haidegger
16.10.2014 - 17:15

A biotech engineer's entrepreneurial contribution to saving lives

Think you have washed your hands properly? Check again.  Safe healthcare is the cornerstone of a high-quality health system and a recognised fundamental right for European citizens. Last...
Jean-Luc Dehaene MEP
15.05.2014 - 16:00

Jean-Luc Dehaene: a great Statesman with a heart for Europe

Jean-Luc Dehaene, former Belgian Prime Minister and prominent Member of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, has passed away today at the age of 73. The EPP and the EPP Group in the European...


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...

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