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EU Parliament raises concerns over UK backtracking on Brexit deal

12 December 2017

People are now asking if the EU can trust the British, warns leader of European Parliament’s largest political group.

Richard Corbett: Many Brexit issues remain unclear

11 December 2017

S&D group MEP Richard Corbett has accused UK Prime Minister Theresa May of “fudging” the Brexit talks with the EU.

Movers and Shakers | 11 December 2017

11 December 2017

Keep track of developments in the European institutions and public affairs with our movers and shakers column.

Nord Stream 2 pipeline would defeat purpose of Energy Union

2 May 2016

Nord Stream 2 is the embodiment of hybrid warfare and would put Energy Union at risk, argues Petras Auštrevičius.

Energy efficiency: EU needs to 'think bigger'

22 April 2016

The Commission is set to revise the energy efficiency directive later this year. How are MEPs looking to influence this key update?

EU more than ever needs a simple CAP

12 December 2017

The latest CAP reform is set to greatly benefit farmers, explains Paolo De Castro.

Future of food and farming communication is only the beginning of the road

12 December 2017

The European Commission’s communication on the future of food and farming leaves too many questions unanswered, says Czesław Adam Siekierski.

Farming: An EU success story

12 December 2017

The communication on future food and farming indicates the way forward for EU farming, says Jerzy Plewa.

EU shines light on shady business deals

26 May 2015

Parliament has given its stamp of approval to legislation aimed at combating money laundering, which will also help fight tax evasion.

Common security and defence policy failing to reach its potential

22 May 2015

The EU's security environment has undergone dramatic changes in recent years and is as unstable as ever, and the CSDP must be updated to reflect this, say MEPs.

EU member states urged to honour development promises

21 May 2015

MEPs have voted through a resolution calling on the member states to meet their official development assistance (ODA) targets and set a timetable for reaching them by 2020.

Dimitris Avramopoulos: The EU is not - and will never be - a fortress

5 December 2017

As scores of men, women and children continue to risk their lives to reach European shores, migration, home affairs and citizenship Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos outlines the progress made so far on stemming the refugee crisis, reforming the Dublin regulation and why migration could help the EU.

Julian King: Bold EU action is required to address cyber vulnerabilities

21 November 2017

With digital crime and cyberattacks on the increase, European security union Commissioner Julian King outlines how he plans to strengthen Europe’s cyber defences.

Terry Reintke on #MeToo: If we don't keep up the pressure, nothing will change

7 November 2017

Terry Reintke talks ensuring #MeToo is more than mere words, why men need to be part of the conversation and why Parliament’s power dynamics need to change.

MEP Awards 2015: All the winners

20 March 2015

Watch all the victorious European parliamentarians accepting their MEP awards at this year's ceremony.
 

MEP Awards 2015: Viviane Reding

19 March 2015

MEP Awards 2015 host Viviane Reding speaks to the Parliament Magazine after the ceremony.
 

MEP Awards: A word from past winners

9 January 2015

The 2014 MEP Awards winners send a message to the potential shortlistees of 2015.

Single Digital Gateway

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.

Screening of foreign investment in strategic sectors

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. 

European Parliament discusses ETS

13 September 2017

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

Nord Stream 2 benefits consumers, climate and economy

26 October 2017

Nord Stream 2 benefits consumers, the climate and the economy, writes Alex Barnes.

Early detection is key to tackling brain disorders

25 October 2017

Early detection and integrated healthcare are key to tackling brain disorders, argues David Nutt.

Strategic industries with sustainable value chains are the basis of Europe’s new economy

24 October 2017

Strategic industries with sustainable value chains are the basis of Europe’s new economy, writes Kjetil Ebbesberg.

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The next Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

4 December 2017

Martine Rahier on why true multidisciplinarity would change the game for EU Research and Innovation

Copernicus to provide daily air quality forecast for Europe on Euronews

4 December 2017

The Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service and Euronews have joined forces to provide a daily 24-hour air quality forecast for Europe.

 

Let’s move on from today’s dystopian tone

27 November 2017

Home appliances are (quietly) changing the modern world for the better writes Paolo Falcioni