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European Parliament 14h
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If the UK leaves the EU without a deal, the effects will be felt by people and companies across Europe. 🇬🇧🇪🇺 Here's a few of the measures the EU has adopted to reduce the impact of a possible no-deal Brexit. ⬇
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European Parliament 17h
How to counter cyber-attacks or propaganda campaigns from non-EU countries? MEPs discuss the issue today at 3pm CET. Read our interview on the topic →
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European Parliament 19h
Christine Lagarde could become the first woman to head the European Central Bank after receiving the backing of the European Parliament. Find out more ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 16
Replying to @Europarl_EN
Want even more data on the EU budget? Check out this interactive chart showing EU expenditure and revenue for the 2014-2020 period searchable by programme, year and country ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 16
How much does the EU spend in your country and on what? And how does it compare to other countries? Find out in our infographic ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 16
This Wednesday MEPs debate the state of play on the Brexit talks. What would happen if the UK were to leave without an agreement? Check out the measures in place ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 15
More than 200,000,000 people voted in the 2019 🇪🇺 elections 🗳️. On the International Day of Democracy, help us promote values such as tolerance and democracy.
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European Parliament Sep 13
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Next week in the plenary session in Strasbourg: ✅Brexit debate and vote ✅ Lagarde nomination for ECB president ✅ Amazon forest fires Read more ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 13
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The women in the picture represent 50% of the leadership of the Parliament’s committees, which will steer the legislative work of the Parliament for the next five years. Find out more →
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European Parliament Sep 13
Do you have a minute? 🇪🇺 Check out what's coming up at next week's plenary session ⇊
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European Parliament Sep 12
Plastic cutlery, straws, cotton buds and balloon sticks will be banned in the EU 🇪🇺 by 2021. Find out how the Parliament is working to reduce plastic litter in the seas ➡
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David Sassoli Sep 12
Next week Parliament will adopt its latest resolution on Brexit. We want to defend the interests of the EU and protect those most affected - EU citizens in the UK and UK citizens in other EU countries.
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European Parliament Sep 12
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♀ 40.4% of all MEPs are women ♀ 50% of committee chairs are women ♀ 57% of Parliament's vice-president are women Read how women fare in the Parliament and other EU top jobs →
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European Parliament Sep 12
In the new Parliament, more than 40% of the MEPs are women. This is the highest proportion ever! ♀👍
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David Sassoli Sep 11
9/11 remains an open wound in all our hearts. Preventing terrorism and defending our freedoms is essential for our democracies and for peaceful co-existence between nations.
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European Parliament Sep 11
The world is increasingly interconnected because of globalisation. Read how the EU and the European Parliament are making the most of the opportunities it offers ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 10
Commission president-elect Ursula von der Leyen has put together a team based on nominees from member states. Next the Parliament will assess whether commissioner candidates are up to the job ➡️
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European Parliament Sep 10
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Once the hearings are completed, Parliament must approve the entire College of Commissioners before it can take office.
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European Parliament Sep 10
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Candidates that failed the Parliament hearings in the past had to withdraw or change portfolios.
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European Parliament Sep 10
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Each candidate will be invited to a three-hour hearing, streamed live, in front of the parliamentary committee(s) responsible for the portfolio they have been assigned.
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