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

14.02.2013 - 13:15

Syria-Jordan visit by MEPs

Following a visit to refugee camps on the Syrian-Jordanian border, Hubert Pirker MEP and Marian-Jean Marinescu MEP said: "The humanitarian crisis unleashed by the conflict in Syria and the...
Farmer and businessman examining plant in field
24.01.2013 - 14:15

CAP reform: key vote sets tone for Council negotiations

The reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) passed its first legislative hurdle as Members of the European Parliament concluded a crucial round of votes on four Regulations today (Thursday)....
British referendum
23.01.2013 - 14:45

Cameron's selfish speech: leading his country to retreat

Commenting on the British Prime Minister David Cameron's speech on the UK's future in the EU, the Chairman of the EPP Group, Joseph Daul, said: "I find it surprising that after...



Irritated Businessman Shouting Through Megaphone
03.02.2017 - 11:26

EU confronts hate speech

The European Parliament is currently debating legislation on audiovisual media services that is in line with 21st century realities on media use in the European Union. Specifically, the proposed...
Russian trolls, Propaganda
22.11.2016 - 14:45

From the readers to the leaders, countering propaganda

We've seen the movie and it's a horror! Now, let's read the book and hope it cancels out the movie. Well, if the movie is what Europeans in their millions have been watching and reading...
Senior man in computing class
22.11.2016 - 12:15

Skills Guarantee: why it matters

Increasingly, globalisation is being blamed for much of the ills we are seeing in Western societies today. Undeniably globalisation has brought about opportunities, jobs and growth but many are now...
One euro coin among wheat grains
14.10.2016 - 11:11

Depăşirea crizei în domeniul materiilor prime

În cadrul conferinţei  desfăşurate marţi 12 Octombrie 2016, un grup de eroparlamentari din Comisia pentru agricultură și dezvoltare rurală și Comisia pentru mediu, sănatate publică și...


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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...