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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

Teacher in Front of a Classroom
26.04.2018 - 09:17

Concerns on modernisation of education

schools can play a vital role to foster democratic values “We need to attract a higher number of candidates to the teaching profession through specific measures and initiatives such as by...
Models of Civil Society
25.04.2018 - 09:33

An efficient, independent and impartial judicial system

“Member states must ensure that their judicial system is efficient, independent and impartial.” MEP Francis Zammit Dimech made these remarks following a report adopted by the Legal...
Jason Micallef, Chairman Valletta 2018
24.04.2018 - 14:51

PN MEPs snub invitation for a reception by Jason Micallef

‘We will not be part of this charade - Jason Micallef should be removed from his position as V18 Chairman immediately’ Partit Nazzjonalista MEPs David Casa, Roberta Metsola and Francis...
Whistleblower symbol
24.04.2018 - 12:52

Authorities handling whistleblowers need to be independent

European Commissioner Jourová says whistleblowers legislation will help journalists not to be left alone “The identification of authorities that would need to handle cases of...



Frankfurt, EZB, Banking & Euro
14.02.2018 - 10:49

MEPs slam Pilatus Bank in letter to the European Banking Authority

Twenty-two MEPs from across political groups have expressed serious concerns over the fact that Pilatus Bank continues to operate in the EU. The letter to EBA Chairperson Andrea Enria was co-signed...
13.02.2017 - 19:30

Robotics: no longer the stuff of legends

Just imagine: you wake up in the morning, you have breakfast, open a mobile app, call an automated car to take you to work and pay from the app itself. Then in the evening to go back home you do the...
Big Data
09.02.2017 - 10:47

Embracing Big Data - laying down the legal framework for a growing industry

It’s really useful to be able to check your mobile phone to see whether there’s traffic on the road before you leave home for work every morning. Especially if you work in a European city...
Therese Comodini Cachia MEP
29.11.2016 - 17:32

Copyright reform: why, how and for whom

Digital technology has radically changed the way creative content is produced, distributed and accessed. The EU needs modern copyright rules fit for a Digital Single Market. The Commission's...


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Highlights of the week


European Council conclusions

The Chairman will take the floor during the key debate on the conclusions of the last European Council meeting. On 29 April, the EU Heads of State...

Portability of online content services

MEPs will discuss the agreement with the Council regarding a Regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal...

Leaking VAT system must be fixed

The Report on the protection of the EU's financial interests (PIF Report) from the year 2015 will be voted on on Tuesday in plenary. Parliament...