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

Businesswoman Rejecting Advance
Wed, 25/11/2015 - 10:02

Violence against women: strong punishment for attackers

“One in three women in the world has been subjected to physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. These frightening figures also affect the EU, where 22% of women have experienced such...
Architect using drafting table
Thu, 29/10/2015 - 09:31

More financing over Capital Markets Union needed for SMEs

MEPs question the European Commission on how to improve financing for SMEs, review the effect of financial market regulation on SMEs EPP Group MEPs ask for more action on SME financing beyond the...
Biotechnology engineer examining immature corn cob on field
Wed, 28/10/2015 - 13:39

GMOs: EPP against destroying single market by national bans

The European Parliament today rejected the European Commission's proposal for national bans on genetically-modified foodstuff and feedstuff (GMOs). The proposal would have meant that Member...
Blue puzzle on Euro currency
Wed, 28/10/2015 - 12:53

Single Market Strategy: new impetus for SMEs and start-ups

The EPP Group expects the European Commission's Single Market Strategy presented today in Brussels to bring new impetus to SMEs, start-ups and services. "The Single Market Strategy must...



European Parliament
Wed, 25/11/2015 - 18:45

Matera, condivisibili le parole di Mattarella

“Condivido l’appello del Presidente Mattarella alla collaborazione degli Stati membri dell’Unione Europea, ma per conseguire qualche risultato sui fronti più caldi,...
Businesswoman Rejecting Advance
Wed, 25/11/2015 - 16:23

Patriciello, giornata internazionale contro la violenza di genere

“La violenza è sempre un atto di rinuncia alla civiltà. Quella contro le donne, poi, è particolarmente odiosa perché mortifica l’essenza stessa della vita e...
Business Data Analyzing
Wed, 25/11/2015 - 16:19

La Via, Bilancio UE 2016

"Oggi abbiamo approvato un testo molto positivo, perché riflette quasi tutte le priorità del Parlamento europeo e soprattutto prevede circa 1 miliardo e mezzo di euro di...
EU - Russia
Wed, 25/11/2015 - 16:19

Salini, Crisi Russia-Turchia

«L’abbattimento del jet russo rischia di innescare una pericolosa escalation tra Russia e Turchia. La diplomazia europea deve fare ogni sforzo per evitare una crisi irreversibile, che...


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Plenary Reports

The main events of the November Plenary Session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg were the debates on the fight against terrorism in relation...
"We need to act calmly but also be decisive in our actions", said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament,...
During the European Parliament debate on the EU-Africa Summit this week, Esteban González Pons MEP, Vice-Chairman of the EPP Group responsible...

Highlights of the week

Women protesting at Hrushevskogo street in Kiev, Ukraine.

Situation in the Ukraine

On Wednesday afternoon, the plenary will debate the worsening situation in the Ukraine. The EPP Group condemns the use of violence in the Ukraine and...
Frankfurt, EZB, Banking & Euro

Single Resolution Mechanism

On Tuesday and Thursday Parliament will discuss the proposals for new rules for failing banks in Europe. The EPP Group calls for a Single Resolution...

Air Passenger Rights

Existing EU rules on the cancellation and delaying of flights, the lack of transparency of ticket prices or lost baggage are to be tightened up. The...