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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

Sachertorte - Chocolate cake
28.11.2017 - 11:00

EPP Group against restricting dietary choices for diabetics

EPP Group objects to European Commission proposal to ban sweeteners in fine bakery Today, the EPP Group in the European Parliament's Environment Committee voted against the Commission's...
Photo of hand holding cigarette
28.11.2017 - 10:47

Cigarettes : La traçabilité doit être effective au plus vite

« Le système de suivi et de traçabilité des paquets de cigarettes doit être opérationnel au plus vite, c’est une priorité pour lutter contre le...
Global connections
23.11.2017 - 11:07

Politique commerciale: la réciprocité est un élément clé

« Nous avons rappelé aujourd’hui notre engagement pour défendre des conditions de concurrence loyales et équitables pour nos entreprises, avec une attention...
The Tractor - modern farm equipment in field
22.11.2017 - 14:42

Omnibus : un véritable bilan de santé de la PAC

« L’accord sur la partie agricole du règlement Omnibus constitue un véritable bilan de santé de la Politique Agricole Commune. En obtenant l'accord du Conseil des...



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...