With the U.K. all but certain to leave the European Union on January 31, this week was the last plenary session in Strasbourg for the … Read more
Prime Minister Andrej Plenković presented the priorities of the Croatian presidency to the European Parliament and Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.
Under the motto … Read more
The EU will have harmonised rules that make it easier for crowdfunding platforms to provide their services cross-border. The aim is to diversify opportunities for … Read more
MEPs are concerned about the credibility of investigations into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia and the lack of progress on related accusations.
In … Read more
Jewher Ilham, daughter of Ilham Tohti, Uyghur economist and human rights activist, holds a portrait of her father during the award ceremony for his 2019 … Read more
The European Parliament is to launch a prize for investigative journalism in memory of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.
The Bureau of the European … Read more
The worsening migration situation in Latin America and Europe worries parliamentarians in both regions, who also warn against increasing trade protectionism.
In a joint … Read more
A delegation from the European Parliament is in Madrid to participate in the COP25, where they will meet with key stakeholders in the negotiations.
An … Read more
Further reducing use of pesticides, more funds for research and better monitoring are urgently needed to save the EU’s bees, says the Environment Committee.
The … Read more
The European Parliament have passed a continent-wide ‘Climate Emergency’ resolution 429 votes to 225.
The decision precedes next month’s United Nations climate conference, COP25, in … Read more
Africa-Europe Alliance: Denmark provides €10 million for sustainable development under the EU External Investment Plan
The European Commission and Denmark signed a transfer agreement for a voluntary contribution of around €10 million (DKK 75 million) to the EU External Investment … Read more
MEPs are expected on Wednesday to finally approve a new executive European Commission under the leadership of Ursula von der Leyen after delays and disagreements.… Read more
MEPs and African, Caribbean and Pacific MPs agreed on climate change, migration, sustainable growth and the post-Cotonou agreement.
Carlos Zorrinho (S&D, PT) Co-President of the … Read more
The European Parliament will vote on Ursula von der Leyen’s top team next Wednesday, paving the way for the new Commission to start work on … Read more
Queen Mathilde of Belgium is welcomed by European Parliament President David Sassoli ahead of a ceremony for 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights … Read more
The Commission is launching a new application round for DiscoverEU travel passes, which allows participants to travel across Europe, learn about its cultural heritage, whilst … Read more
EP passes resolution urging member states to introduce rules obliging multinationals to disclose what taxes they pay
MEPs on Thursday adopted a resolution urging member states to work on long-overdue rules obliging multinationals to disclose what taxes they pay in each country.… Read more
Members of the European Parliament on Thursday rejected Sylvie Goulard as France’s next European commissioner, dealing a blow to French President Emmanuel Macron and incoming … Read more
Britain will only be granted a Brexit extension by the EU if it agrees to hold a general election or a second referendum, it emerged … Read more
Hungarian MEP Istvan Ujhelyi has launched an initiative to recognise circuses who abide by best practices with a special award.
“It’s part of our European … Read more
Carola Rackete, German captain of rescue vessel Sea-Watch 3, addresses a European Parliament Committee’s public hearing on the situation of Search and Rescue in the
Didier Reynders, European Commissioner-designate for Justice, attends his hearing before the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.
MEPs from various committees are hearing the proposed members … Read more
A European Parliament committee on Monday voted to reject Hungarian and Romanian candidates for the European Commission due to ‘conflicts of interest’.
MEPs “voted that … Read more
Members of the European Parliament from the Brexit Party have the highest combined outside earnings compared to other delegations, according to data on financial declarations … Read more
Members of the European Parliament on Thursday rejected the Romanian and Hungarian nominees for the next European Commission over concerns about potential conflicts of interest.… Read more
The European Commission is willing to “work day and night” on Brexit, Juncker and Barnier address EU Parliament
The European Commission is willing to “work day and night” on Brexit, President Jean-Claude Juncker told the plenary of the European Parliament on Wednesday.
He … Read more