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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

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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...
Stack of hands
01.07.2015 - 17:39

Cohesion policy could be more effective

Cohesion policy is the main EU investment instrument for all European regions. When it is better aligned to the EU 2020 goals, it will boost more innovation and growth and regions and cities will be...
22th Summit of Chairmen of EPP Parliamentary Groups
30.06.2015 - 10:35

Chairs of 21 EPP Parliamentary Groups meet in Brussels

Chairpersons and representatives of EPP Parliamentary Groups from no less than 21 Member States teamed up on Monday in Brussels to discuss common interests such as the situation in Greece, EFSI funds...
Stock Market Bar Chart
16.06.2015 - 13:12

Economic Governance: if it ain't broke, don't fix it

Europe should not go down the path of unsustainable debt and uncontrolled spending again, but focus on competitiveness and investment which will enhance jobs and growth. This is the main message that...



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...