All European Parliament’s meetings and activities were suspended until March 23 and staff were asked to telework as much as possible, due to the Coronavirus … Read more
The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli said he is in self-isolation at his Brussels home as a precaution after returning from virus-hit Italy.… Read more
The European Parliament will hold an emergency meeting on Monday to consider calling off this week’s plenary session of the EU assembly due to the … Read more
The European Parliament is to cancel more than 100 events because of the coronavirus outbreak but next week’s plenary session “will unfold properly,” Parliament President … Read more
European Parliament considering allowing MEPs to take part in plenary session via video conferencing
The European Parliament is considering allowing quarantined MEPs to take part in plenary sessions via video conference as part of precautions against coronavirus.
MEPs are … Read more
The impact of artificial intelligence and new rules on water quality are among the topics being dealt with in Parliament this week.
On Tuesday, the … Read more
MEPs voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday in favour of a compulsory continent-wide system of identification for cats and dogs.
The proposal is contained in a non-binding … Read more
Barnier told the European Parliament that the EU will grant equivalence to particular sectors of its financial services industry but he said that there will … Read more
The European parliament has insisted it has no plans to introduce facial recognition technology after a leaked internal memo discussing its use in security provoked … Read more
The European Parliament has called on the European Commission to put forward beefed-up rules on common chargers by July 2020 at the latest.
There is … Read more
The European Conservatives and Reformists group in the European Parliament on Thursday dismissed its British staff without prior notice, invoking a revamp after Brexit, several … Read more
MEPs urge the Commission to present an ambitious Gender Equality Strategy, including measures to reduce the gender pay gap.
In the resolution adopted on … Read more
As of 1 February, the number and distribution of seats in the Parliament changes following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU.
From 1 February, the … Read more
Speakers from the Western Balkans parliaments will gather at the European Parliament, under President Sassoli’s patronage, to discuss European prospects for their region.
Parliamentary Speakers … 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
Former European Commission president nominee Manfred Weber has accused French President Emmanuel Macron of committing an “attack on democratic Europe” together with Hungary’s Viktor Orbán, … 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
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks with David McAllister, Member of Parliament from the EPP Group, before a debate at the European Parliament … Read more