EPP TV Newsroom > Latest News > Interviews http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/interviews 78b9c3df-6b78-4e95-b091-37c267bbf7ac/Post-disaster rebuilding with EU Solidarity Fund http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/post-disaster-rebuilding-with-eu-solidarity-fund/s/78b9c3df-6b78-4e95-b091-37c267bbf7ac Post-disaster rebuilding with EU Solidarity Fund The EU has just approved a record €1.2 billion from its Solidarity Fund to help rebuild quake-struck central Italy. On EPPTV’s monthly programme People First, MEP Giovanni La Via talks about how... ]]> 10/10/2017 9:07:00 AM 92d81a3e-942d-4aa7-85e5-ce2473ffffc6/Energy Union to secure supplies in crisis http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/energy-union-to-secure-supplies-in-crisis/s/92d81a3e-942d-4aa7-85e5-ce2473ffffc6 Energy Union to secure supplies in crisis The European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee has approved a plan for the EU’s Energy Union to ensure gas supplies in times of crisis. The EPP Group’s Rapporteur Jerzy Buzek of... ]]> 5/30/2017 3:53:00 PM 79305988-f598-4b82-9bb9-f52235d6ba61/Europe Day: celebrating the EU's accomplishments http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/europe-day--celebrating-the-eu-s-accomplishments/s/79305988-f598-4b82-9bb9-f52235d6ba61 Europe Day: celebrating the EU's accomplishments We’re celebrating Europe Day today and that is a great opportunity to remind ourselves of our successes over the last years and decades. There is peace, of course. And that’s a big success. But... ]]> 5/9/2017 2:30:00 PM 738ae457-e9f9-4d15-883d-f7eff3fbcf79/French Elections: EPP Group support for ‘les Républicains’ in French Parliamentary Vote http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/french-elections--epp-group-support-for--les-r-publicains--in-french-parliamentary-vote/s/738ae457-e9f9-4d15-883d-f7eff3fbcf79 French Elections: EPP Group support for ‘les Républicains’ in French Parliamentary Vote The next step for France is to vote for a new Parliament; France needs a clear and very convincing reform agenda. ‘Les Républicains’ are the driving force in this regard. They have a clear plan... ]]> 5/9/2017 1:18:00 PM 5a407783-c240-464d-9ebe-e13817889e57/Weber: Brexit day is a sad day, but London has to respect citizens, businesses and Northern Irish rights http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/weber--brexit-day-is-a-sad-day--but-london-has-to-respect-citizens--businesses-and-northern-irish-ri/s/5a407783-c240-464d-9ebe-e13817889e57 Weber: Brexit day is a sad day, but London has to respect citizens, businesses and Northern Irish rights “Today, it’s a sad day for Europe, a historic mistake”, says EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber. He hopes that the British Government and the EU Institutions will carefully take into consideration... ]]> 3/29/2017 4:04:00 PM 2ea8dc0f-b3a7-464b-8c89-2986d75c2991/Treaty of Rome: 60 years of peace and a better life for Europeans, says Manfred Weber http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/treaty-of-rome--60-years-of-peace-and-a-better-life-for-europeans--says-manfred-weber/s/2ea8dc0f-b3a7-464b-8c89-2986d75c2991 Treaty of Rome: 60 years of peace and a better life for Europeans, says Manfred Weber The Treaty of Rome that founded the European Union 60 years ago has ended centuries of conflict and improved Europeans’ daily lives. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber comments on how far the EU has... ]]> 3/28/2017 7:30:00 AM 9ed00878-da76-418a-86db-8e1a455eb3e8/Anti-terror law with tougher measures against terror networks http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/anti-terror-law-with-tougher-measures-against-terror-networks/s/9ed00878-da76-418a-86db-8e1a455eb3e8 Anti-terror law with tougher measures against terror networks A new EU anti-terror law before the European Parliament this week aims to step up the fight against terror recruitment, planning, training and financing, as well as caring for the victims. EPP... ]]> 2/15/2017 3:38:00 PM 5f93c451-7a1c-4169-8096-fc527c53f9ce/Weber comments on Brexit and refugee crisis ahead of EU Summit http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/weber-comments-on-brexit-and-refugee-crisis-ahead-of-eu-summit/s/5f93c451-7a1c-4169-8096-fc527c53f9ce Weber comments on Brexit and refugee crisis ahead of EU Summit EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber participated at the EPP Summit which was convened ahead of the EU Summit on the UK referendum and the refugee crisis in order to adopt a common position. At the end of ]]> 3/1/2016 2:08:00 PM e9e8c68d-61ba-4b86-9597-2def28abe74e/Successful Erasmus Plus Programme Promoted in an EPP Group Hearing http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/successful-erasmus-plus-programme-promoted-in-an-epp-group-hearing/s/e9e8c68d-61ba-4b86-9597-2def28abe74e Successful Erasmus Plus Programme Promoted in an EPP Group Hearing The EPP Group has brought together European Commission officials, MEPs and representatives of civil society to take an in-depth look at how Erasmus Plus can be improved so that four million or more Eu ]]> 12/18/2015 4:48:00 PM c9b7e85d-dbf3-4fa7-8467-3dd33906e78c/The Vital Role of the Church in the EU's Commitment to Dealing with Social Challenges http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/the-vital-role-of-the-church-in-the-eu-s-commitment-to-dealing-with-social-challenges/s/c9b7e85d-dbf3-4fa7-8467-3dd33906e78c The Vital Role of the Church in the EU's Commitment to Dealing with Social Challenges The EPP Group held a conference on the role of the Church and EU commitments on migration and the economic crisis. The aim of the meeting was to raise public awareness of poverty, social exclusion and ]]> 11/18/2014 5:23:00 PM 845cf738-3a2b-4772-8cc1-414f2b01bc62/The EPP Group no Longer Works with the EU Danish Presidency http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/the-epp-group-no-longer-works-with-the-eu-danish-presidency/s/845cf738-3a2b-4772-8cc1-414f2b01bc62 The EPP Group no Longer Works with the EU Danish Presidency Joseph Daul stated that the EPP Group will no longer work with the EU Danish Presidency. ]]> 6/12/2012 7:28:00 PM cf9c6fd1-ac64-4249-8587-756c38ce2822/Budget Battle Ahead: Parliament to Back Commission Push for Increase http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/budget-battle-ahead-parliament-to-back-commission-push-for-increase/s/cf9c6fd1-ac64-4249-8587-756c38ce2822 Budget Battle Ahead: Parliament to Back Commission Push for Increase Amid financial crisis, MEPs are pressing for more spending to help small business and boost education, seeking a compromise between the Commission's push for funding increases and the Council's plan t ]]> 4/2/2012 1:48:00 PM 58f9dab9-f01b-45a5-b099-39e617efcb93/Aiding the Developing World 'Has to Be High on Our Agenda' and is in Europe's Interest -MEP Gay Mitchell Interviewed http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/aiding-the-developing-world-has-to-be-high-on-our-agenda-and-is-in-europes-interest-mep-gay-mitchell-interviewed/s/58f9dab9-f01b-45a5-b099-39e617efcb93 Aiding the Developing World 'Has to Be High on Our Agenda' and is in Europe's Interest -MEP Gay Mitchell Interviewed Even in time of financial crisis, Europe must boost developing world aid to the Millennium Goal of 0.7 percent of gross national income by 2015. ]]> 12/19/2011 5:50:00 PM ef2f911b-7ae4-4eff-bd45-24690a259039/European Court of Justice Rules Out Use of Embryos and Their Cells From Genetic Research http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/european-court-of-justice-rules-out-use-of-embryos-and-their-cells-from-genetic-research/s/ef2f911b-7ae4-4eff-bd45-24690a259039 European Court of Justice Rules Out Use of Embryos and Their Cells From Genetic Research Today, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) decided that human embryos and cells generated from them must not be patented. The EPP Group in the European Parliament welcomes this decision. ]]> 10/18/2011 4:27:00 PM a706f3e9-8b68-405a-a514-160acf9894a9/RENAULT et ses Salariés Privés d'une Aide Européenne de €24.5 M par les Socialistes Français http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/renault-et-ses-salari-s-priv-s-dune-aide-europ-enne-de-24.5-m-par-les-socialistes-fran-ais/s/a706f3e9-8b68-405a-a514-160acf9894a9 RENAULT et ses Salariés Privés d'une Aide Européenne de €24.5 M par les Socialistes Français La commission des budgets au Parlement européen s'est prononcée hier contre la mobilisation de €24.5 M du Fonds européen d'ajustement à la mondialisation en faveur de RENAULT et de ses salariés ]]> 10/12/2011 12:40:00 PM 544ca0a9-9dd8-49c7-9be2-b5ba6614125f/European Parliament and Council Strike a Deal on Economic Governance Package http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/european-parliament-and-council-strike-a-deal-on-economic-governance-package/s/544ca0a9-9dd8-49c7-9be2-b5ba6614125f European Parliament and Council Strike a Deal on Economic Governance Package EU governments and the European Parliament have reached an agreement on the economic governance package, with senior members of the EPP Group who negotiated the so-called 'six pack' saying the deal ]]> 9/16/2011 9:35:00 AM 7920d6ce-850a-4dcb-9ea1-d4a544db3a4f/Jean-Paul Gauzès: C'est une urgence de mettre en place la gouvernance économique http://epp.synapticdigital.com/latest-news/jean-paul-gauz-s-cest-une-urgence-de-mettre-en-place-la-gouvernance--conomique/s/7920d6ce-850a-4dcb-9ea1-d4a544db3a4f Jean-Paul Gauzès: C'est une urgence de mettre en place la gouvernance économique Commentaires du porte-parole du Groupe du PPE à la Commission des Affaires Economiques et Monétaires au Parlement Européen après sa réunion extraordinaire: L'accord entre la Grèce et La Finlande est h ]]> 8/30/2011 3:33:00 PM