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Press releases

Press freedom
16.10.2018 - 15:20

Fighting for free and independent journalism

A year after the murder of Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, the EPP Group has organised a public hearing to be held on Thursday entitled ‘The fight for the truth: free...
Secure LAN
10.10.2018 - 12:15

No more excuses from Facebook: data breaches must stop

The time for excuses for data breaches is now over. This must stop at once. European citizens should have their minds put to rest that their personal data remains personal, and doesn’t end up...
10.10.2018 - 11:29

Major step forward in reducing plastic waste

EPP Group in favour of new rules to reduce plastic pollution in Europe "Plastic litter is eating up our seas and beaches. If we do not act now, we might not have anything to act on soon...
Enlargement
09.10.2018 - 12:56

Western Balkans: good progress but still work to be done

"The countries in the Western Balkans are our close partners - geographically, historically and economically. All six have a clear European perspective - our European house will not be complete...

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Analyzing
News
26.03.2012 - 09:45

Derivatives - regulating a €540 trillion market

A major cause for instability in the financial markets - derivatives - will finally be subject to strict EU transparency rules. This is all the more important as the volume of derivatives is enormous...
Savings
News
06.02.2012 - 17:45

New Fiscal Pact combating national debt

When 26 EU Member States decided to negotiate and adopt tougher rules to combat national budget deficits in December last year, few observers would have thought they would succeed within two months....
Electronic Waste
News
16.01.2012 - 17:00

Electric and electronic devices: EU treats waste as resources

The collection and recycling of end-of-life electric and electronic devices will be subject to stricter EU standards. Drawing on practical experience with the existing directive, the European...

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Highlights of the week

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Grenzüberschreitende Paketlieferungen

Bereits im Februar stimmte das EU Parlament mit großer Mehrheit für die Abschaffung des sogenannten Geoblockings beim Online-Handel....
Brexit Direction Sign

Brexit-Verhandlungen Phase II

Am 29. März 2019 wird Großbritannien die EU verlassen. Ende vergangenen Jahres machte die EU den Weg frei, in die zweite Phase der Brexit-...
European Council

Vorbereitung Europäischer Rat

Am 22./23. März treffen die EU-Staats- und Regierungschefs zu ihrem nächsten Gipfel in Brüssel zusammen. Ein deutsch-franzö...

CDU-CSU im EP