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Browse our latest news - your daily go-to for learning about EPP Group news and activities as well as our reaction to and comment on news and events both inside and outside the European Parliament.

gas pipelines
news 26.07.2022 - 15:15
news 26.07.2022 - 15:15
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Exemptions to winter gas reduction plans weaken EU's unity

The EPP Group welcomes the swift agreement of EU Member States on winter gas reduction plans...

Underwater pipelines [nid:45875]
news 20.07.2022 - 8:54
news 20.07.2022 - 8:54
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

If Putin turns off the gas tap we need extreme coordination

We must do whatever it takes to prepare ourselves for the situation where Europe’s gas s...

Rule of law
news 13.07.2022 - 12:18
news 13.07.2022 - 12:18
LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

New rule of law report: useful if properly enforced

The EPP Group welcomes today's presentation of the European Commission’s rule of law report, which e...

wind energy
news 13.07.2022 - 11:57
news 13.07.2022 - 11:57
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Higher ambition on renewables matched with concrete ideas

“This is a good day for Europe’s energy transition because the EPP Group’s idea to increase the r...

The Circle Bridge (Copenhagen)
news 12.07.2022 - 11:55
news 12.07.2022 - 11:55
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

New Bauhaus, new thinking, new creativity

“We call for a dedicated programme for New Bauhaus, with fresh money and with a separate budget line, in order to t...

European Union Flag Against Sun & Sea With Plane
news 07.07.2022 - 9:01
news 07.07.2022 - 9:01
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Invest in sustainable aviation fuels ‘made in Europe’

The EPP Group calls for ramping up the market for sustainable aviation fuels (SAFs) in Europe...

Shrimp Boat
news 06.07.2022 - 15:40
news 06.07.2022 - 15:40
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING

Help for fishing industry hit by Russia's war in Ukraine

Today the European Parliament gave the green light for the use of additional financial support...

Tax
news 06.07.2022 - 9:33
news 06.07.2022 - 9:33
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Hungary's government damaging EU’s international reliability

"The decision of Hungary's government to hold back the OECD deal is illogical and...

Wind Generator Turbines in beautiful Real Landscape
news 05.07.2022 - 14:42
news 05.07.2022 - 14:42
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Climate depends on our ingenuity

"Reaching an ecological balance fully depends on our ability to innovate and develop clean tech”, declared Christian Ehler MEP, the E...

Europe map closeup
news 05.07.2022 - 11:59
news 05.07.2022 - 11:59
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

BiH, Serbia and Kosovo: more efforts needed

“Despite the progress on their way to the EU, our three Western Balkans partners - Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia a...

Mental burnout at home office
news 05.07.2022 - 9:13
news 05.07.2022 - 9:13
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Create a Gold Standard for mental health in the EU

Set up a comprehensive EU mental health strategy, define minimum requirements for teleworking across the...

Representation of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency
news 30.06.2022 - 21:16
news 30.06.2022 - 21:16
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Europe to become standard-setter in global crypto market

"Today, we put order in the Wild West of crypto assets and set clear rules for a harmonised...

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