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Weber: Brexit day is a sad day, but London has to respect citizens, businesses and Northern Irish rights
29-03-2017 - 17:12
“Today, it’s a sad day for Europe, an historic mistake”, says EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber. He hopes that the British Government and the EU Institutions will carefully take into consideration the position of the European...
29-03-2017 - 13:34
"The triggering of Article 50 by the UK Government finally puts an end to 9 months of uncertainty following the Brexit referendum. Now negotiations can start quickly and without further delay", said Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP...
György Hölvényi MEP
28-03-2017 - 14:45
"Everything must be done to end the Syrian war, to end the bloodshed and bring peace to Syria, so that the millions of displaced persons can return to their homes and rebuild their lives," said György Hölvényi, co-Chair of...
Treaty of Rome: 60 years of peace and a better life for Europeans, says Manfred Weber
28-03-2017 - 9:23
The Treaty of Rome that founded the European Union 60 years ago has ended centuries of conflict and improved Europeans’ daily lives. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber comments on how far the EU has come and the path ahead. The Euro, the Erasmus...
Valletta, Malta
27-03-2017 - 14:48
As Brexit talks start to materialise, the EPP Group looks to the future with a steely determination to succeed together as one Union. Fiscal stability, economic prosperity, the Southern Neighbourhood, fighting money laundering and tax evasion are...
Backpackers girl waiting for the train
27-03-2017 - 12:36
“The European Commission could have used the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome to present an original and ambitious proposal that will make people enthusiastic about Europe again. It could have been the signal of a new...
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24-03-2017 - 12:24
Tomorrow's protests in Minsk must be met in a peaceful manner by the state security forces. "I am concerned at the recent developments in Belarus. It is vital that the state institutions and security organs refrain from violence. Citizens...
Car in a factory
24-03-2017 - 11:01
In the EU, it goes without saying that freedom of investment is a core principle. It seems normal for internal and foreign investors to acquire significant parts of a company in the EU - leading to economic influence, including in sensitive sectors...
De zestigste verjaardag van het Verdrag van Rome
24-03-2017 - 10:15
EPPTV presenteert een levendige kijk op de intriges achter het oprichtingsdocument van de Europese Unie, het Verdrag van Rome, dat zestig jaar gelden op 25 maart 1957 werd ondertekend. De korte documentaire neemt je mee naar binnen in het het...
EU law to allow travel in EU with your online books, films, TV, music
23-03-2017 - 13:00
The European Parliament's Legal Affairs Committee has approved a content portability regulation that will allow EU citizens to access their online music, films and other content when they travel across Europe. The legislation, an exception to...
Smiling young man with mobile phone and bag
23-03-2017 - 11:08
The European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee made yet another step in achieving the Digital Single Market. The Committee approved a deal with the Council on a regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the...
Architect using drafting table
22-03-2017 - 17:10
“New regulations for venture capital and social entrepreneurship funds adopted in the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee today will benefit small, innovative and growing businesses”, said Sirpa Pietik...
European energy efficiency classification
22-03-2017 - 11:01
Energy labelling for household appliances will be reformed and simplified. Negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council reached an agreement on the new labelling scheme last night. The A+ to A+++ classes of the existing energy labels will...
Populism and Brexit, a sign of the times
21-03-2017 - 11:00
Meeting of the Network of National Parliamentarians in charge of European Affairs and Members of the EPP Group in the European Parliament. MEPs and MPs discussed populism and Brexit, focusing on possible answers to serious issues like youth...
Future of Europe - future-minded budget - circular economy
16-03-2017 - 15:30
At its latest plenary session, the European Parliament debated the latest EU Summit that focused on the future of Europe. Council President Donald Tusk noted unity among the leaders on building a stronger EU, and EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber...


Hoogtepunten deze week

27-03-2017 - 31-03-2017
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EPP Group to debate Brexit and the future of Europe in Malta

The EPP Group will hold its Study Days on Wednesday and Thursday in Malta. Brexit and the future of Europe will be discussed as well as efforts to...
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EPP Congress in Malta

In parallel to the EPP Group Study Days, the European People’s Party (EPP) will hold its Congress on 29 and 30 March in Malta. Co-...

EU Budget for 2014-2020: revision package to be voted

This is the first time that a fully-fledged Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) mid-term revision has taken place. On Monday, MEPs in the Budgets...
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