Protecting the rights of victims of terrorism in the EU
22.03.2018 - 13:30
The European Parliament’s Special Committee on Terrorism held a public hearing on the rights of victims of terrorism. In 2016 and 2017, terrorism claimed the lives of 203 people in the European Union. Those attending the hearing stood in...
Construction worker doing measuring
Komunikat prasowy
21.03.2018 - 15:09
Simplifying the provision of services for SMEs in the Single Market is one of the most important priorities of the EPP Group. However, the Commission proposal establishing a European Services e-card and the related administrative facilities did not...
EU puzzle
Komunikat prasowy
21.03.2018 - 12:30
In order to better coordinate economic policies, the European Semester should be aligned with the budgetary calendars of national parliaments, say MEPs in a Report aimed at increasing national parliaments’ involvement in European decision-...
Tax evasion
Komunikat prasowy
21.03.2018 - 11:37
Commission initiative comes one week after Parliament's proposal to tax tech giants The EPP Group in the European Parliament welcomes today's legislative proposals to tax digital tech companies such as Google, Facebook and Spotify. "...
Enabling people from the Middle East and Africa to gain skills to help rebuild their countries
21.03.2018 - 11:30
Hungary’s government has given young Christians from Middle Eastern and African countries who lack access to high quality education the opportunity to go on a study programme in Hungary. The core aims include giving young Christians an...
gas pipe line
Komunikat prasowy
21.03.2018 - 10:48
"Far too often, gas supply has been used as a political weapon. We cannot ‘disarm’ the impure intentions of others but we can arm ourselves with full legal clarity and consistency of existing legislation. This is what our Energy...
Renate Sommer calls to raise awareness to boost vaccination rates
20.03.2018 - 12:15
EPP Group MEP Renate Sommer is one of a group of Members of the European Parliament calling on EU governments to raise awareness of the importance of vaccinations against disease.
Isolated Airplane
Komunikat prasowy
20.03.2018 - 09:36
The Transport Committee has voted by a strong majority in favour of a new trade defence instrument to protect European airlines from unfair competition from abroad. EPP Group Rapporteur Markus Pieper said: "The new regulation - Safeguarding...
Cropped image of female nurse injecting male patient at hospital
Komunikat prasowy
20.03.2018 - 09:36
Vaccine hesitancy in Europe is growing. EPP Group calls on Member States to stop the trend. Today, Members of the European Parliament’s Environment Committee are to call on Member States to adopt a more active approach towards combating...
Bright Yellow Hardhats - closeup
Komunikat prasowy
19.03.2018 - 21:19
"This agreement reflects the social, economic and political reality of the European Union. It provides a clear direction towards a more social Europe, with fairer competition between companies and better rights for workers,” said...
Brexit, EU budget, US steel tariffs, digital company taxation
15.03.2018 - 11:45
During the European Parliament’s March plenary session, MEPs approved a Resolution on future EU-UK relations after Brexit and debated the EU’s post-2020 budget ahead of formal Commission proposals due in May.The European Commission and...
Olive oil
Komunikat prasowy
15.03.2018 - 09:49
In January, the US Department of Commerce imposed an unjustified anti-dumping customs duty on Spanish olives of more than 17.13 %, following a countervailing duty established in November 2017 of 4.47%. The European Parliament votes today on a Motion...
Komunikat prasowy
14.03.2018 - 16:10
Investigative journalists are of crucial value to society as they reveal bad administration, fraud, corruption and other types of mismanagement of taxpayers’ money. Following the brutal murder of Jan Kuciak and his fiancée, the EP...
High voltage post
Komunikat prasowy
14.03.2018 - 12:45
Statement by Krišjānis Kariņš MEP, EPP Group Spokesman in the European Parliament’s Industry Committee, after the vote in Plenary on the objection to the Union list of Projects of Common Interest (PCI). “I’m glad...
Industrial Laborer
Komunikat prasowy
14.03.2018 - 12:02
"We are united as Europeans and want to take a united stance when it comes to addressing US tariffs and customs duties on steel and aluminium. The trade measures taken by the US against the EU are not justified in our view. Which security...


W tym tygodniu

19.03.2018 - 23.03.2018
Attacks in Paris, France

Protecting the rights of victims of terrorism in the EU

22 March marks the 2-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks in Brussels. The Special Committee on Terrorism will organise two hearings on...
Nord Stream2

Making gas from outside the EU comply with Energy Union goals

The current Gas Directive will be updated to apply not only to the internal gas market in the EU, but also to gas pipelines that arrive in the EU...

Europe-wide rules on how to tax Facebook, Amazon & Co

The European Commission will make a formal law proposal for a digital tax on Wednesday. This comes one week after Parliament, on the initiative of...
Medical touchscreen