News

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 pipe line
news 19.05.2022 - 9:58
news 19.05.2022 - 9:58
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Store more gas to future-proof against Russian aggression

“This is another unprecedented achievement considering the tight schedule, due to the Russian w...

Ukraine
news 19.05.2022 - 9:00
news 19.05.2022 - 9:00
FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

Create special tribunal for Putin and Lukashenko

“There cannot be any impunity for war crimes in Ukraine. The atrocities committed by Russian soldiers in U...

Vladimir Putin, Gerhard Schröder, Karin Kneissl
news 19.05.2022 - 8:29
news 19.05.2022 - 8:29
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Kneissl and Schröder must get off Russian payroll

“By serving in top positions of Kremlin-affiliated corporations, the former Austrian Foreign Minister K...

Moldova
news 18.05.2022 - 10:50
news 18.05.2022 - 10:50
FOREIGN AFFAIRS POLITICAL AND CULTURAL RELATIONS

Give Moldova EU candidate status and get to work

"The EU should grant EU candidate status to the Republic of Moldova based on its own merit”, said Siegfried M...

Kneeling professional fixing solar panels from the top of a house roof, side view of the roof with sun reflection
news 18.05.2022 - 10:10
news 18.05.2022 - 10:10
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

RePower and ReSolar the EU

“Europe urgently needs a plan to develop long-term partnerships with non-EU countries to ensure sustainable, secure and affordable energy. A...

crops field
news 17.05.2022 - 8:56
news 17.05.2022 - 8:56
BUDGET, AGRICULTURE AND REGIONAL FUNDING

Europe has a humanitarian obligation in global food crisis

Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused a global food crisis. “When Russia weakens the world’s food ...

Trucks collecting bales of freshly harvested wheat straw
news 16.05.2022 - 14:49
news 16.05.2022 - 14:49
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Suspend all tariffs for Ukrainian products

The EPP Group wants to boost Ukraine's trade by suspending EU tariffs on Ukrainian products. "The Kremlin's brutal...

Wind Generator Turbines in beautiful Real Landscape
news 16.05.2022 - 11:41
news 16.05.2022 - 11:41
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Turning green bonds into gold standard

“Investment in sustainable technologies and infrastructure is needed more than ever. The climate urgency and the energy c...

A hacker working on a computer
news 13.05.2022 - 7:54
news 13.05.2022 - 7:54
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT FOREIGN AFFAIRS LEGAL AND HOME AFFAIRS

EU seals deal on stronger cyber resilience

“This new law increases the much-needed EU-wide cooperation against the growing threat to our security and economy”, dec...

foreign policy
news 12.05.2022 - 9:48
news 12.05.2022 - 9:48
FOREIGN AFFAIRS

EU needs to improve its ability to act in foreign policy

The European Union urgently needs to improve its ability to act in foreign, security and...

Conference on the Future of Europe
news 11.05.2022 - 13:46
news 11.05.2022 - 13:46
EPP GROUP HAPPENINGS

A stronger, more democratic and ready-to-act Europe

The last decade has shown that we cannot continue moving from one crisis to another. Europe must...

Middle Eastern woman tracking and trading stocks using laptop and desktop computer.
news 11.05.2022 - 10:22
news 11.05.2022 - 10:22
ECONOMY, JOBS AND THE ENVIRONMENT

Help companies avoid the risk of bankruptcy

“Businesses should stop financing themselves on debt only and putting their health at risk. There is an urgent n...

Load more +