Combines harvesting wheat
2018.09.20 - 10:37
In a draft Report released today, the EPP Group insists on a science-based approach towards pesticide authorisation. "We need to further improve the EU authorisation procedure, even though it is already the most stringent one in the world....
2018.09.13 - 12:40
The European Parliament today proposed concrete measures to solve the problem of quality differences between products sold under the same brand and packaging in different EU countries. MEPs adopted the Report on Dual Quality Products by a large...
Copyright law, defending consumers, State of the Union, Future of Europe
2018.09.13 - 12:30
The European Parliament has approved legislation to help online content creators earn their fair share through a stronger EU copyright law. It also adopted new rules to stop companies from selling different quality goods under the same brand in...
Business woman working on desk
2018.09.12 - 13:31
The European Parliament stands behind journalists, creators, authors, publishers and legitimate copyright right-holders. This is the outcome of today’s vote on a new Copyright Directive in the Digital Single Market. “Our main goal is not...
Euro Currency: Stacks of 5, 10, 20 and 50 euro notes piled together
2018.09.12 - 13:03
The EPP Group insists on improved controls of cash at Europe's external borders to fight the financing of terrorism and organised crime. The European Parliament today approved new regulations in this regard. New forms and means of financing used...
Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group in the EP
2018.09.12 - 12:39
“Europe is back. Europe is much more robust than four years ago. We overcame those tough times together. With your cool head, dear Jean-Claude Juncker, your determination and your sincere heart for Europe, you defended the unity of our...
melting pot - five in the park
2018.09.11 - 12:58
The European Parliament today adopted a Report on the European Solidarity Corps (ESC), a new European Union initiative which creates opportunities for young people to volunteer or work in another EU country, or in their home country, on projects...
Hands Washing
2018.09.10 - 18:52
EU listens to people's concerns in first ever European Citizens’ Initiative Right2Water "The European Union belongs to the people, and the people have voiced their concerns", said Michel Dantin MEP, the lead negotiator for the...
Soviet crushing of 1968 Prague Spring echoes today's events
2018.09.04 - 17:20
Marking the 50th anniversary of the Prague Spring, EPP Group MEPs held a conference discussing Russian interference in Europe then and now. Jaromír Štětina was fired as a journalist and now battles against Russian-backed fake news...
2018.09.04 - 9:54
6-7 September: Sebastian Kurz, Boyko Borissov, Pablo Casado et al. debate with EPP group MEPs in Austria The Bureau of the EPP Group meets on Thursday and Friday in Vienna, Austria, to discuss 'New Fairness for Europe'. "...
Senior woman playing hopscotch while husband watching her
2018.09.04 - 9:03
The EPP Group voted in favour of a legal framework for a new Pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) on Monday evening. “This is good news for European consumers. This will be a safe, cost-effective and reliable product with EU branding...
Firefighters rush
2018.09.04 - 9:00
European Parliament urges Member States not to waste time as the Institutions enter into negotiations. "We are at the 11th hour to agree on how to make civil protection in Europe more efficient", said Elisabetta Gardini, the MEP...
Credit card security
2018.09.03 - 18:17
Year after year, non-cash payments across the European Union are increasing. In 2016 alone, the total number of non-cash payments in the EU increased by 8.5% to €122 billion, with card payments accounting for half of all transactions. Such a...
Blue puzzle on Euro currency
2018.09.03 - 16:23
“We need the mutual recognition of goods to ensure the free movement of products in the EU. The Single Market for goods, one of the greatest achievements of the EU, still needs to be completed“, said Ivan Štefanec MEP today after...
Europe Capitals
2018.09.03 - 12:38
The EPP Group will support the European endeavour of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) but the country must proceed with the reforms it has pledged to carry out - this is the conclusion of an EPP Group fact-finding mission to Sarajevo. Parliamentary...


A hét kiemelt hírei

2018.09.24 - 2018.09.28
Financial Pie Chart - Euro

Cohesion Policy after 2020

The EPP Group will hold a public hearing on 'Cohesion Policy post-2020: Investments and solidarity in the context of the new EU budget', on...
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2019 EU Budget Committee vote

On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Budgets Committee will vote on the 2019 EU Budget, ahead of the vote scheduled for the October II plenary session. Jos...
A heap of old collectors and vintage coins

Stopping illegal trafficking of cultural goods

The black market of antiquities and cultural goods constitutes one of the most persistent illegal trades in the world. For the moment, there is no EU...
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