Germany

Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole
Germany
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

Security concept
23.05.2018 - 17:25

Privacy Shield needs to be improved, not abolished

The EU-US Privacy Shield offers legal certainty in free trade and the protection of data; jeopardising it now would be a step back for European businesses and citizens. However, as the European...
Nicole Fontaine EP President at a plenary session in Strasbourg on July 1999
18.05.2018 - 21:19

Passing of Nicole Fontaine: a militant of the European ideal

“It is with deep sadness that I learned of the passing of Nicole Fontaine, former President of the European Parliament. After Simone Veil, the first woman elected as President of the European...
Freedom of expression
17.05.2018 - 09:53

Slovak police must immediately stop harassing journalists

EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber strongly condemns the behaviour of the Slovak police towards Czech investigative journalist Pavla Holcová. "I find it unacceptable that Slovak police...
#DiscoverEU
03.05.2018 - 13:17

#DiscoverEU starts this year and this is just the beginning

“We did it! I am incredibly proud and happy that, this year, 20 to 30,000 18 year-old Europeans will receive a free Interrail pass to travel throughout Europe. It starts this year and this is...

Pages

Latest

A fair food chain for all
News
03.06.2016 - 12:31

Fair trade for farmers

In school yards and football fields we know what fair play means, but when it comes to business it’s not that easy anymore. How to tackle unfair trading practises (UTPs) is a burning question,...
Cat
News
24.02.2016 - 15:59

We must stop the illegal pet trade

We are big lovers of pets: one in four Europeans owns one. There are 126 million dogs and cats kept as pets in the EU. Hard to imagine - but pet trafficking is increasingly linked to organised crime...
Owner of a cafe showing open sign
News
19.01.2016 - 15:45

SME Circle started 2016 off on a confident note

"We can be proud of being the only political group in the European Parliament that has a framework for discussing policies that concern Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the European...
British referendum
News
15.01.2016 - 14:00

EU reform: senior German politicians move to support David Cameron

Published by The Guardian on Tuesday 5 January 2016 Deputy head of Bavaria’s CSU backs curbs on migrant benefits and says party is ‘strong ally’ of PM ahead of meeting with...

Pages

Your MEPs

-
  • Vice-Chair - WG Budget and Str...
-
  • Vice-Chair - Budgets
-
  • Member - Agriculture and Rural...
-
  • Vice-Chair - Canada
-
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau

Highlights of the week

Woman hand accepting a delivery of boxes from deliveryman

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