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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

melting pot - five in the park
12.03.2014 - 12:37

Free movement of workers must remain a priority

The European Parliament today adopted, by an overwhelming majority, the Directive on measures facilitating the exercise of rights of free movement of workers within the EU. The aim of this Directive...
Businesspeople Holding Up a Globe
11.12.2013 - 11:15

EU must spearhead human rights defence in the world

 “Even at a time of economic crisis, human rights and rule of law cannot take a second seat in EU's external policy. We need to stand behind more visible, coherent and efficient EU...
melting pot - five in the park
05.11.2013 - 15:30

Freedom of movement for workers must be a priority

 On Tuesday 5 November 2013, the European Parliament´s Committee on Employment and Social Affairs adopted a report by Edit Bauer on the Directive on freedom of movement of workers....
flags with blue sky
18.10.2013 - 12:35

EU-Canada Free Trade Agreement

The EPP Group's Spokesman in the International Trade Committee of the European Parliament, Daniel Caspary MEP, and the European Parliament's Rapporteur on Canada trade, Peter Šťastn...



Exhaust pipe
13.04.2018 - 11:55

Dieselgate: You’re not my type, sorry

In September 2015, it became clear that European consumers had been badly cheated. The so-called Dieselgate emissions scandal showed that there are loopholes in the legislation on the implementation...
Albania in EU
14.02.2018 - 15:07

EPP MEPs in Albania: joint efforts required from all political parties on EU prospects

Albania has progressed and showed political commitment to EU-related reforms - this is one of the conclusions of the EU-Albania Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee, which met for...
Slovakian Flag
03.02.2016 - 11:02

Minority rights in theory and in practice

A roundtable discussion on minority rights in theory and practice was hosted by Pál Csáky MEP, Vice-Chair of the PETI Committee on 26 January 2016 in the European Parliament. The...
couple together at the beach
09.09.2015 - 15:08

Elderly people deserve our utmost attention

The Plenary of the European Parliament has adopted a Report by Slovakian EPP Group MEP Eduard Kukan on the assessment of the 2012 European Year for Active Ageing. Active ageing and inter-generational...


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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...