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Press releases

Nicole Fontaine EP President at a plenary session in Strasbourg on July 1999
18.05.2018 - 21:19

Passing of N.Fontaine: a militant of the European ideal

“It is with a deep sadness that I learnt of the passing of Nicole Fontaine. After Simone Veil, the first woman elected as President of the European Parliament, we lose another politician...
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...
Business Data Analyzing
02.05.2018 - 15:18

MFF: a good starting point for discussion

"The money that is being used in the EU budget is money well-invested. It is about investing in the future, about showing solidarity, about shaping a good future for young Europeans. The...

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EPP Group Hearing on the Implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive
News
14.01.2016 - 17:01

Energy efficiency measures must be cost effective

The European Union has been very efficient in lowering greenhouse gas emissions while maintaining economic growth. In fact, more efficient use of energy - while not the only factor - has enabled the...
General view of the meeting
News
01.12.2015 - 18:36

EU-Turkey: agreement is no blank cheque

EU leaders met with Turkey at the first EU-Turkey Summit last Sunday. The Summit aimed to renew the relationship between the two sides given their recent challenges - not least the issue of...
Security concept
News
26.11.2015 - 17:15

New General Data Protection Regulation is response to questions of past century

To come straight to the point: Yes, the European data protection reform will be better than the Directive of 1995. However, the truth is also the following: this structure is no longer the...
Analyzing
News
10.11.2015 - 15:58

Delaying MiFID is not a good sign

At a hearing of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs on Tuesday morning, the European Commission announced a one-year delay in the entry-into-force of the Markets in Financial Instruments...

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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