Radicalisation: 'Everyone must take responsibility for what is happening', Parliament told

22 June 2018

A mother who tragically lost her son in the 2017 Manchester terrorist attacks has spoken out against radicalisation.

UAE denies sex abuse allegations

22 June 2018

The ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the EU has strongly refuted allegations that sexual torture is rampant in “UAE-controlled” prisons in war-torn Yemen.

World Cup: Qatar defends human rights record

22 June 2018

The deputy Prime Minister of Qatar has admitted to MEPs that his country “can still do more” on meeting international standards on labour rights. 

UK details post-Brexit settlement scheme for EU citizens

21 June 2018

The UK Home Office has published much-awaited details of the settlement scheme for EU citizens after Britain exits the EU in March 2019.

MEPs back ECI reform

21 June 2018

MEPs have backed reform of the European citizens’ initiative, an EU flagship policy which has been widely ridiculed and criticised for being ineffective.

Michel Barnier: UK must accept consequences of Brexit

21 June 2018

The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator said that the EU and the UK will cooperate strongly on security post-Brexit. 

Thailand is making significant progress in its fight against illegal fishing

9 April 2018

Towards IUU-free fisheries: Thailand is making significant progress in its fight against illegal fishing, argues Chatchai Sarikulya.

EU must get serious about promoting the circular economy

21 March 2018

If Europe wants to promote the circular economy, then it needs to get serious about it, argues Jacob Hansen.

5 questions with... Ignazio Corrao

21 June 2018

Ignazio Corrao (EFDD, IT) is a member of Parliament's development committee.

New copyright rules risk freedom of speech

20 June 2018

Proposed copyright law changes show that the European Commission has misunderstood the impact of the digital revolution, warns Dan Dalton.

Blue energy: The renewables underdog

20 June 2018

The sea o­ffers many options for energy generation, explains Gesine Meissner.

5G: Turning Point Technologies

19 June 2018

Ericsson’s commitment to 5G for Europe is unique, robust and fully engaged, explains Ulf Pehrsson

5G: A future legacy

19 June 2018

The European Commission must review its 5G roadmap to ensure deployment of this crucial technology, writes Michał Boni.

How the tech revolution is transforming the future of work

19 June 2018

Policymakers and businesses must work together to help prepare people for jobs that don’t yet exist, writes Eva Maydell.

5 June 2018

European digital economy and society Commissioner Mariya Gabriel talks GDPR implementation, cyber hygiene, Netflix quotas and more.

22 May 2018

Maltese MEP Miriam Dalli talks maintaining Europe’s technological leadership on electric vehicles, emissions reduction, her country’s recent tension with the Commission and more.

7 May 2018

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama talks reforming Europe and the Balkans and why 80 per cent of Albanians want EU membership.

EU-India: Seizing India’s maritime security moment

15 June 2018

Playing to India’s ambitions to become a responsible ‘Indo-Pacific’ maritime power is now the safest bet on the way to building a truly ‘strategic’ partnership, writes Antoine Levesques.

EU must stand up against Chinese oppression of ethnic and religious minorities

4 June 2018

The EU must stand up against Chinese oppression of ethnic and religious minorities, writes Madi Sharma.

EU must save Noura Hussein

25 May 2018

The EU must step in to save teenager sentenced to death for killing her husband as he attempted to rape her, writes Madi Sharma.

Is Berlin running the Brussels show?

16 April 2018

Germany's ever-expanding influence within the Brussels bubble is cause for concern, writes Henri Malosse.

For the good of Europe, Juncker must step down

9 April 2018

It’s time European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker stepped down, writes Madi Sharma.

21 June 2018

The UK Home Office has published much-awaited details of the settlement scheme for EU citizens after Britain exits the EU in March 2019.

21 June 2018

The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator said that the EU and the UK will cooperate strongly on security post-Brexit. 

18 June 2018

With just under a year to go until the European Parliament elections, Sajjad Karim warns that Europe must not allow Moscow to disrupt democracy.

14 June 2018

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has called on the EU to “focus on our core tasks,” saying this will “boost unity.”

8 June 2018

Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, says the EU “will not be intimidated” by the UK in the ongoing talks.

8 June 2018

Next week’s European Parliament plenary could be overshadowed by a bitter labour dispute with the assembly’s interpreters. 

6 June 2018

Ensuring Europe prospers in an increasingly automated and digitally-focused world is one of the biggest challenges facing policymakers and businesses.

4 June 2018

The European Parliamentary Association (APE) has thrown its weight behind a campaign to safeguard citizens’ rights after Britain leaves the EU.

21 June 2018

Ignazio Corrao (EFDD, IT) is a member of Parliament's development committee.

25 May 2018

Marlene Mizzi (S&D, MT) is a Vice-Chair of Parliament’s petitions committee.

9 May 2018

Laima Andrikienė (EPP, LT) is a Vice-Chair of Parliament’s delegation to the EU-Kazakhstan, EU-Kyrgyzstan, EU-Uzbekistan and EU-Tajikistan parliamentary cooperation committees and for relations with Turkmenistan and Mongolia.

25 April 2018

Biljana Borzan (S&D, HR) is a member of Parliament’s environment, public health and food safety committee

13 April 2018

Miapetra Kumpula-Natri (S&D, FI) is a member of Parliament’s industry, research and energy committee.

22 March 2018

Peter Kouroumbashev (S&D, BG) is a Vice-Chair of Parliament’s delegation to the EU-Montenegro stabilisation and association parliamentary committee.

22 March 2018

Greek deputy Eva Kaili hosted the Parliament Magazine's annual MEP awards ceremony recognising MEPs for their outstanding work over the last year.

8 March 2018

Terry Reintke (Greens/EFA, DE) is a member of Parliament’s women’s rights and gender equality committee.

21 February 2018

Julie Ward (S&D, UK) is a member of Parliament’s culture and education committee.

20 April 2018

The European Parliament endorsed the provisional agreement reached on new rules on type approval of motor vehicles.

22 January 2018

On January 19 2018, DG CNECT organised a public hearing regarding the review of the public sector information directive.

12 October 2017

On October 10, the IMCO Working Group on the Digital Single Market held its thirteenth meeting. The topic of debate was the Single Digital Gateway.

27 September 2017

On September 25, the European Parliament Committee on International Trade (INTA) held a first exchange of views on the European Commission’s proposal for an EU screening mechanism of foreign investment in strategic sectors. 

13 September 2017

On September 11, a debate took place on the EU Emissions Trading System at the European Parliament Plenary session in Strasbourg.

1 September 2017

On August 31, the EP DEVE and INTA Committees organised jointly a hearing on the revision of the EU Strategy on Aid for Trade.

14 June 2017

On June 12, the European Commission organised an event entitled Finance for Innovation: Towards the ETS Fund.

5 May 2017

On May 3, the TRAN Committee discussed a first draft on the cross-border parcel delivery services by rapporteur Lucy Anderson (S&D, UK).