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

Greece Euro map
12.02.2016 - 11:46

EPP Group sees "mixed signals" from Greek economy

"Greece has done a lot, but needs to do more" The EPP Group sees mixed and contradictory signals coming from the Greek economy, after EPP Group MEPs spend three days on a fact-finding...
28.10.2015 - 14:29

EPP Group urges simplifying procedures for Cohesion projects

Initiating a regional project should be made much easier. The EPP Group wants to boost valuable projects by urgently simplifying procedures for starting up a project financed by Cohesion Funds, among...
Cargo train
08.09.2015 - 15:59

Europe must boost transport via rail and water

More goods should be transported via rail and water. Electric and innovative transport means should also become more normal in day-to-day transport The EPP Group has strived for this in the White...
traffic on german autobahn,european cars and trucks
08.07.2015 - 09:48

Security at stake in Calais

The dramatic situation of truck drivers in Calais is extremely worrying. Drivers waiting to cross the Channel need to be constantly alert as thousands of migrants wait to grab their chance at...



26.06.2017 - 18:22

EPP parties in national parliaments: reach out to citizens to shape future of Europe

During the 25th summit of Chairs of EPP-affiliated groups in national parliaments, speakers called on Europe to reach out to all citizens to shape a common parliamentary position on the future of...
Business Team In Office Meeting
30.11.2016 - 11:31

European Structural & Investment Funds are key for growth

We can do even better to create more positive impact on our Member States' economies with the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF). That's why the EPP Group wants to put more...
Esther De Lange MEP
11.11.2016 - 10:54

Future of Europe: provide answers or lose trust of voters

EPP-affiliated group leaders from the national parliaments met this week to discuss the future of Europe. Just before the American elections, it was clear that traditional parties need to listen...
Stack of hands
07.07.2016 - 12:28

Keeping Europe together: synergies between investment and grant schemes

In light of the upcoming mid-term review of the EU budget and EU policies, the European Parliament has adopted a Resolution on synergies between Horizon 2020, European Structural and Investment Funds...


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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...