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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

Freedom of expression
19.04.2018 - 09:23

Measures to protect media needed

After the assassinations of Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta and Jan Kuciak in Slovakia, the European Parliament is calling for more measures to protect journalists around Europe. In a hard-hitting...
Social Media Apps
18.04.2018 - 16:20

Cambridge Analytica data scandal must be investigated

“The Cambridge Analytica scandal is not only about misuse of data, but also about systems that were built for good being used against us. We need to ensure that elections and referenda that...
Paper Men
17.04.2018 - 10:50

Malta needs a strong civil society

“In a democratic country, there is the need of a strong civil society, as this has an important role to scrutinise government and authorities especially when institutions that supposedly work...
Justice for Daphne Caruana Galizia
16.04.2018 - 16:07

Daphne Caruana Galizia still being vilified

Female investigative journalists, amongst whom is Daphne Caruana Galizia, are subject to violence and continuous attacks due to their work. Daphne Caruana Galizia used to suffer from systematic...



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...