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

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...
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...

Pages

Latest

Photo of border controls at Calais
News
13.10.2015 - 12:30

Refugee crisis: the Liberal smokescreen in the European Parliament

When the leader of the Liberal parliamentary group, Guy Verhofstad, and his fellow travellers evoke the humanitarian dimension in the current migrant/refugee crisis, not everyone in their party...
Man a airport security checkpoint
News
15.07.2015 - 12:15

PNR unpacked

A few days before the European Parliament breaks for summer, the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will be voting on the all-important law introducing EU-wide rules for...
Angelika Niebler MEP
News
18.06.2015 - 10:34

Supporting family businesses creates job opportunities

The subject of how to support family businesses is close to our member Angelika Niebler's heart. She is the EPP Group Rapporteur (Parliament's author and negotiator) on the initiative report...
Businessman Behind Stack of File Folders
News
18.05.2015 - 18:00

Better regulation: less is more

How well our economy is doing depends on how well our small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are doing, because 99% of businesses in Europe are SMEs. But European companies, especially SMEs, have...

Pages

Your MEPs

-
  • Member - India
-
  • Vice-Chair - Australia, New Ze...
-
  • Coordinator - Economic and Mon...
-
  • Vice-Chair - Regional Developm...
-
  • Chair - Foreign Affairs

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