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

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05.05.2015 - 17:59

Fix liquidity-related problems of cohesion policy

The EPP Group today underlined its expectations regarding cohesion policy: it is of the utmost importance to resolve liquidity-related problems! Quicker payments are needed if cohesion policy is to...
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17.03.2015 - 10:21

Policy to shift transport to water and rail has failed

The policy to shift transport from road and air to water and rail has clearly failed so far. MEP Wim van de Camp, Rapporteur on the White Paper on Transport, stated this today in the European...
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04.02.2015 - 10:03

EPP Group demands stronger Cohesion Policy

EU Cohesion funds help create more jobs, economic growth and energy efficiency in Europe. The funds have enormous potential, but the recurrent problem of payment backlogs and the late adoption of...
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27.11.2014 - 12:49

Digital Market: Commission to speed up investigations

The European Parliament has adopted a Resolution on the Digital Single Market. The EPP Group welcomes the clear commitment to ensure fair competition in the market. “We urge the Commission...



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...
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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...