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business conference microphones
news 27.01.2023 - 12:41
news 27.01.2023 - 12:41
FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Invitation: EPP Group Press Briefing on Migration

Jeroen Lenaers MEP, EPP Group Spokesman in the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home...

Women saying "Stop"
news 25.01.2023 - 12:16
news 25.01.2023 - 12:16
LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

EU must ratify Istanbul Convention to protect women & girls

“We must do as much as we can to prevent gender-based violence, protect victims and punish p...

Spyware [nid:115880]
news 24.01.2023 - 18:25
news 24.01.2023 - 18:25
LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

EP to investigate hacking of Spanish PM’s phone

The European Parliament's Committee of Inquiry to investigate the use of Pegasus and equivalent...

A hand holding a chip (semiconductor)
news 24.01.2023 - 10:17
news 24.01.2023 - 10:17
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

EPP Group improves EU Chips Act

Make Europe an attractive hub for chip investment, a centre of excellence and innovation and address potential future supply...

Health
news 18.01.2023 - 13:43
news 18.01.2023 - 13:43
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

New sub-committee makes public health a European priority

The EPP Group welcomes the agreement of the Conference of Presidents on the establishment of...

Gavel and a law book - European union
news 18.01.2023 - 11:57
news 18.01.2023 - 11:57
LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Spanish Govt interference endangers judicial independence

The Spanish Government’s interference is seriously endangering judicial independence and u...

Putin in head of Stalin
news 18.01.2023 - 11:15
news 18.01.2023 - 11:15
FOREIGN AFFAIRS EVENTS IN MEMBER STATES

Prosecute Putin, not only individual soldiers

“The European Union should take the lead and create a special ad hoc tribunal to prosecute the crime of a...

Trade, industry, competition, China, India, United States, European Union
news 18.01.2023 - 9:26
news 18.01.2023 - 9:26
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Finally make industrial competitiveness a European priority

Today, the European Parliament’s plenary debates the EU’s strategy to boost industrial com...

Tax
news 17.01.2023 - 9:55
news 17.01.2023 - 9:55
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

It’s time to clamp down on letterbox companies

“LuxLeaks, the Panama Papers, the Paradise Papers, the Pandora Papers... These recurring scandals prove t...

Waste paper on a barge
news 17.01.2023 - 9:12
news 17.01.2023 - 9:12
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Europe must become world leader in sustainable use of waste

The EPP Group calls upon the European Parliament’s political Groups to support all changes t...

MEP voting at committee meeting
news 13.01.2023 - 11:33
news 13.01.2023 - 11:33
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Arena resignation allows human rights committee to resume

The EPP Group takes note of the decision of Maria Arena MEP to resign from the function of...

MEP voting at committee meeting
news 15.12.2022 - 12:55
news 15.12.2022 - 12:55
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

EPP calls for better rules for NGOs

The EPP Group calls for new rules to prevent NGOs from being used by foreign actors, for funding transparency of NGOs, for a...

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