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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

Waving flag of European Union and Iraq
04.07.2018 - 11:53

L’UE doit accompagner la reconstruction de l’Irak

« L’Accord de partenariat et de coopération entre l’Union européenne et l’Irak est un instrument clé qui contribuera à la reconstruction,...
EUROCORPS' soldiers do a military simulation on the ground with chariot, trucks, guns, weapons and some wounded soldiers
03.07.2018 - 12:47

L’Europe à l’attaque sur la défense

« Doter l’Union européenne d’une autonomie stratégique n’est plus un tabou ! Cela se concrétise avec l’avènement d’une vraie...
European Flag
03.07.2018 - 09:58

La choucroute d’Alsace obtient enfin son IGP

La députée européenne Anne Sander se félicite aujourd’hui de la reconnaissance par l’UE de l’Indication Géographique Protégée (IGP...
Happy family with child and shopping bags in city
22.06.2018 - 10:31

Equilibre entre vie privée et vie professionnelle

« L’approche générale du Conseil concernant la directive « équilibre vie privée et vie professionnelle » est décevante compte...



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...