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Press releases

Man voting on elections in Europe
23.02.2018 - 17:59

People should know who can become the Commission President

"Europe should not be an elite project. It must become more of a project for the people again. This is why we need more democracy and transparency in the European Union. The 2014 lead candidate...
Social media web sites
21.02.2018 - 17:41

Parliament pushes forward with plan for digital tax

On the initiative of the EPP Group, the European Parliament is the first EU Institution to come forward with a concrete plan to tax digital giants such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. "...
Man voting on elections in Europe
07.02.2018 - 12:12

Spitzenkandidaten: an election, not a selection

Speaking in plenary in Strasbourg today, Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, made an appeal to the Heads of State and Government to support the principle of lead...
Courtroom detail
25.01.2018 - 17:32

We will continue to defend the rule of law in Malta

After today’s debate and remarks by the Maltese Minister of Justice, the need for reforms to protect the rule of law in Malta is evident more than ever. The EPP Group will continue to insist...

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Elections in Greece
News
26.01.2015 - 13:35

Greece: the path towards reform needs to be continued

"It is disappointing to see that the correct and honest path chosen by PM Antonis Samaras for Greece was not acknowledged," said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European...
Burkhard Balz MEP
News
18.11.2014 - 14:45

Not the strongest, but the smartest weightlifter will lift the heaviest weight

How does a parent achieve more? By relieving their child of all his or her tasks or by giving them the freedom and the ability to assume responsibilities? How do you transport a heavy load? By...
Elmar Brok MEP
News
11.09.2014 - 17:19

The EU and the conflict in Ukraine

This year, we are commemorating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Iron Curtain which had separated Europe for almost 30 years. The supressed people in Eastern Europe embraced democracy and...
Manfred Weber
News
05.06.2014 - 17:15

My European story: taking new paths and helping Europe evolve

When I became a Member of the European Parliament in 2004 I would never have thought that I might, 10 years later, become Chairman of its biggest political group. Looking back at the last two...

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Highlights of the week

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Abschaffung Geoblocking beim Online-Handel

Was für den EU-Binnenmarkt schon lange Normalität ist, soll künftig auch im digitalen Binnenmarkt reibungslos funktionieren. Beim...
Climate change

Reform EU-Emissionshandel

Die EU ist bei ihren Bemühungen zur Erreichung der Klimaziele von Paris einen wichtigen Schritt vorangekommen. Europaparlament und nationale...
Ukraine Week

Zukunft Europas: Kroatiens Regierungschef Plenković

Das Europaparlament ist das neue Forum für die EU-Reformdebatte. Im Januar machte der irische Ministerpräsident Leo Varadkar den Auftakt....

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