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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

Cellphone with digital world map
12.12.2017 - 12:39

Digital Trade Strategy: Digital rights must know no borders

Today, the European Parliament adopted for the first time and by a very large majority a digital trade strategy. Its Members, representing all political groups apart from the extremes, call for...
Global Finance
14.11.2017 - 17:52

Next Step towards Fairer Trade

The European Union is arming itself with new rules to fight more efficiently against dumping by its trade partners, including against social and environmental dumping. In case of a serious distortion...
Gavel and european union flag
05.10.2017 - 12:12

European Protection for European Money

Today, the European Parliament gave the green light for enhanced cooperation between 20 Member States for the establishment of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO). Viviane Reding,...
European Flag
23.03.2017 - 11:52

The EU turns 60: a new chapter

60 years after the signature of the Rome Treaty, it is time to take stock and chart a new course.  Upon invitation of the Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs Angelino Alfano, under the auspices...



EU and Ukraine
10.12.2013 - 16:15

Ukraine: Regierung Janukowitsch muss runden Tisch einrichten

 Die Regierung der Ukraine muss einen runden Tisch mit der Opposition und der Zivilgesellschaft einrichten um über den Weg zur Gestaltung der Zukunft des Landes zu beraten, forderte der...
Students raising hands in classroom
10.12.2013 - 13:45

Abtreibungs- und Bildungsfragen werden national geregelt

 Das Europäische Parlament hat heute den Grundsatz der Subsidiarität in Abtreibungs- sowie in Bildungsfragen bekräftigt. Eine Mehrheit der Europaabgeordneten stimmte gegen den...
Jan Baranski
15.11.2013 - 09:45

Creating opportunities for young people

 The figures are scary. Almost every fourth young person under the age of 25 was registered unemployed last year across the Euro area. In some countries, such as Greece, the economic crisis has...
Pack of cigarettes
07.10.2013 - 11:00

Crucial vote on tobacco products

The Plenary is voting on one of the most controversial issues of this Parliament on Tuesday in Strasbourg. The EU Directive on Tobacco Products is being redrafted. Whilst everyone recognises that...


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Highlights of the week

Plenarvorschau 14. - 17. April 2014

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Infrastruktur für alternative Kraftstoffe

Für Elektroladestationen sowie Erdgas- und Flüssiggastankstellen soll bis 2025 eine EU-weite Infrastruktur stehen. Für...

Lang-LKW (Gigaliner)

Lkw mit Überlänge, so genannte Gigaliner, sollen künftig auch in Nachbarländern, wo sie ebenfalls zugelassen sind, fahren dü...