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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

delivery-person carrying boxes on toy wagon
12.09.2013 - 12:03

More integration of the EU services market is needed.

The European Parliament voted in a number of recommendations of how the EU Services Directive could be implemented fully and novel ways of pushing further integration in this domain.  During...
Successful financial plans
11.09.2013 - 12:29

EU’s skills mismatch has to be addressed.

"The implementation of the European Youth Strategy will for the first time provide us with the opportunity to make good use of tools that can have an impact on the lives of young Europeans today...
Refugees on a boat
12.07.2013 - 14:42

MEPs criticise Maltese government negotiating tactics

Members of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs in the EP and others from across the political spectrum have signed a declaration criticising the actions of the Maltese Government in...
Refugees on a boat
10.07.2013 - 18:22

Malta needs EU assistance but push-backs are not an option.

The EPP Group is appalled by the Maltese socialist Government decision to fly newly-rescued sub-Saharan migrants back to Libya. Had it not been for the intervention of the European Court of Human...



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...