Tax evasion
Izjava za javnost
13.12.2017 - 14:09
Left tried to hijack Panama report to harm honest taxpayers and EU economy "The fight against tax evasion, tax crime and tax avoidance must be one of the EU's key economic tasks. They harm fair competition, undermine the confidence of...
Kebab ban rejected, saving jobs, businesses
13.12.2017 - 14:00
The European Parliament has rejected a bid to outlaw phosphates in frozen kebab meat, pending a study in 2018 by the European Food Safety Agency. The EPP Group’s Renate Sommer argued that banning phosphates in kebabs was unjustified, since...
Izjava za javnost
13.12.2017 - 09:49
EPP Group to do everything in its power to avoid European 'kebab ban' Today, the European Parliament will decide on whether to give the green light or not to the European Commission's proposal to authorise the use of phosphates in...
Engineer sitting at control panel of nuclear power station
Izjava za javnost
12.12.2017 - 16:29
“Permanent Structured Cooperation should be funded from the EU budget whereas Federica Mogherini needs to assume her responsibility as Vice-President of the European Commission and needs to oversee the establishment of a Directorate-General on...
Isolated Airplane
Izjava za javnost
12.12.2017 - 13:58
EPP Group in favour of preparing EU for a hard Brexit also within environment domain The EU Institutions have agreed to introduce a safeguard mechanism for European emissions trading (the EU Emissions Trading System - ETS) should Britain leave...
Izjava za javnost
12.12.2017 - 13:32
Today, the European Parliament approved the extension of the European Fund for Strategic Investments, referred to as EFSI 2.0. This extension consists of an increase in the EU guarantee from €16 billion to €26 billion and a raise in the...
Izjava za javnost
12.12.2017 - 12:57
The European Parliament today confirmed its position regarding the modifications to the so-called CabSat Regulation. New rules on the exercise of copyright and related rights for certain online transmissions and retransmissions of TV and radio...
Climate change
Izjava za javnost
12.12.2017 - 11:29
EPP Group convinced that EP vote will open the door to linking with other, bigger ETS systems The European Parliament is today set to approve the linking of the EU’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) with the Swiss system. The linking of...
Young plant
Izjava za javnost
11.12.2017 - 17:54
New rules for a simpler and fairer EU farming policy which will strengthen farmers’ position in a fairer supply chain have been endorsed by the European Parliament. "Due to a series of agricultural crises in recent years, we need to...
Brexit Jigsaw puzzle displaying european map missing Great Britain
Izjava za javnost
08.12.2017 - 11:45
"We will only accept a transitional period after Brexit if we are satisfied with the outcome of the second phase of negotiations", warned Manfred Weber MEP, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, today. "United, the...
Exhaust pipe
Izjava za javnost
07.12.2017 - 12:29
The EPP Group welcomes the agreement on the new rules of type approval and market surveillance agreed today by the European Parliament and the Council “I am very pleased that after a year of joint efforts we have reached an agreement that...
Izjava za javnost
06.12.2017 - 16:12
The role of religion in European integration, the migration crisis and relations will top the agenda of the EPP Group’s 20th Annual Intercultural Dialogue with Churches and Religious Institutions in Zagreb, 7-8 December 2017. “20...
euro coin
Izjava za javnost
06.12.2017 - 13:26
"If member states do not implement these proposals, sanctionS will be ineluctable" The EPP Group has welcomed today's proposition from the European Commission on further steps towards completing the Economic and Monetary Union...
Common EU defence, economy, Erasmus
06.12.2017 - 10:07
The 26th European summit between EPP Group MEPs and MPs lent its support to the PESCO common defence initiative. They also discussed Brexit, improving Europe’s economy, and a reinforced Erasmus youth study programme.
Energy Union
Izjava za javnost
06.12.2017 - 09:49
“If we want to deliver on the 2030 targets and beyond, it is necessary to give the market some room for manoeuvre to make long-term investments in new and efficient technologies. The proposal by the Greens will undermine this by steering...


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11.12.2017 - 15.12.2017
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Brexit negotiations

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Common Agricultural Policy: mid-term reform

A debate on rules to simplify EU farming policy, boost farmers’ bargaining power and better equip them to face risks will take place on Monday...
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