As the European Council convenes Thursday to try to select a new slate of EU leaders, one thing is clear: Nobody has the upper hand.… Read more
A meeting scheduled for Monday by Manfred Weber, to take the lead in the discussions about the EU top jobs ahead of a Tuesday gathering … Read more
The European Parliament’s new liberal group indicated that it will declare that “no candidate has secured a majority in the European Parliament,” dealing a blow … Read more
German Christian Democrat (CDU) leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said Germany’s Manfred Weber should be the next European Commission president if the European People’s Party is … Read more
Weber not concerned with talks on his future after EU leaders suggest different nominee for EU top post
Manfred Weber, the center-right candidate for president of the European Commission, said he was “unconcerned” by suggestions that EU leaders could nominate another person for … Read more
A quick glance at the main forthcoming events in the European Union including EU Council, Commission and Parliament meetings and other EU-related conferences and events. … Read more
Silvio Berlusconi has joined Hungary’s Viktor Orban in calling on Europe’s conservatives to form an alliance with the far right.
Italy’s ex-prime minister is running … Read more
While the Centre-right European People’s Party (EPP) and centre-left Socialists and Democrats (S&D), the two biggest groups in the European Parliament, continue to be forecast … Read more
EPP expected to remain the largest grouping after May elections… Farage’s Brexit Party to top EU elections in Britain
An alliance of pro-EU centre right, socialist and liberal parties would win an absolute majority in next month’s European Parliament election, though eurosceptic groups will … Read more
Over the last two months, the two biggest groups in European Parliament — the centre-right European People’s Party (EPP) and centre-left Socialists and Democrats (S&D) … Read more
Earlier it was reported that Fidesz will immediately quit the EPP if it decided to suspend the party, Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s chief of staff … Read more
Manfred Weber, the European Peoples Party’s (EPP) lead candidate to be the new EU Commission President , Wednesday insisted that Turkey will not become … Read more
Three parties sent a letter Thursday to European People’s Party President Joseph Daul asking for the expulsion of Hungary’s Fidesz, Luxembourgish MEP Frank Engel confirmed … Read more
The European People’s Party on Thursday chose Manfred Weber as its nominee for Commission president over former Finnish Prime Minister Alexander Stubb.
Weber, the German … Read more
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán backs Manfred Weber to be the European People’s Party lead candidate
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán backs Manfred Weber to be the European People’s Party lead candidate in next year’s European Parliament election, a Hungarian minister … Read more
The European Popular Party needs to “clarify its positions” on migrants and respect for the rule of law, since at the same time “it can … Read more
Earlier today, Manfred Weber has announced his intention to be EPP lead candidate and next president of the European Commission.
The following is an article … Read more
Manfred Weber announces intention to be EPP lead candidate and next president of the European Commission.
Europe is at a turning point. European Elections 2019 … Read more
The appearance of the first formal candidate in the EU top jobs derby on Friday clarified little about who will run the place a year … Read more