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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

fishing ship
14.06.2018 - 13:38

Pêche électrique : non, c’est non !

« Je félicite mes collègues pour l’adoption de cette objection avec 484 voix pour. Nous confirmons clairement la position du Parlement européen qui a demand...
European Parliament is Strasbourg
14.06.2018 - 09:16

La France doit défendre le siège du PE à Strasbourg

La semaine dernière, à Munich, Sebastian Kurz, Chancelier autrichien et Angela Merkel, Chancelière allemande, ont exprimé, lors de leurs discours, des positions hostiles...
Anaconda, polish helicopters
13.06.2018 - 11:40

Enfin une vraie politique industrielle de défense européenne

« Nous n’avons jamais avancé aussi rapidement sur la mise en place d’une politique industrielle de défense ! La proposition d’un Fonds européen...
Passenger airliner flies above the clouds
12.06.2018 - 14:56

Aviation civile européenne : accroître la sécurité

« Je me réjouis de l’adoption de ce texte, en session plénière du Parlement européen, qui vient conclure un long processus de négociations pour la...



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...


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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...