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26-05-2016 04:56 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The internet is meant to give you unlimited access to knowledge, yet when you are shopping online, you could be prevented from purchasing a product or service because of where you live. The European Commission has proposed new rules to make an end to the unjustified use of the practice known as geo-blocking as well as ways to create a genuine digital single market in Europe. MEPs debated the plans in plenary on 25 May.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 03:48 PM CEST

Plans for stricter monitoring and certification procedures to ensure that medical devices such as breast or hip implants comply fully with safety and traceability requirements were informally agreed by MEPs and the Dutch Presidency of the Council on Wednesday. MEPs also secured tighter information and ethical requirements for diagnostic medical devices, e.g. those used for pregnancy or DNA testing.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 12:42 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : Consumers should be given more power in the energy market, say MEPs in a resolution on a "new energy deal for energy consumers", voted on Thursday. They recommend collective buying, household power generation, better price comparison tools for all and making it easier to switch energy providers and tariffs. In a non-binding text, intended as an input to Energy Union legislation to be tabled by the EU Commission, MEPs also call for EU funds for energy efficiency to focus on energy poverty.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 12:03 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The EU Commission should set up a taskforce to monitor virtual currencies, like Bitcoin, to prevent their being used to launder money or finance terrorism, said Parliament in a non-binding resolution voted on Thursday.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 11:58 AM CEST

Plenary sessions : The EU Commission should go on negotiating with the USA to remedy deficiencies in proposed Privacy Shield protection for EU citizens data transferred to the US for commercial purposes, Parliament says in a non-legislative resolution passed on Thursday.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 11:53 AM CEST

Plenary sessions : Parliament approved aid on Thursday worth 6,468,000 for 557 redundant workers from the Larissa supermarket in Greece and 5,146,800 for 2,132 former drivers for the road haulage and delivery firm MoryGlobal SAS in France. The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) aid will still need to be approved by the Council of Ministers on 6 June.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
26-05-2016 11:47 AM CEST

Plenary sessions : The EU must quickly take further measures to stabilize milk prices and bring relief to struggling dairy farmers, urged MEPs in Thursday's plenary debate with Commissioner Phil Hogan and Dutch deputy farm minister Hans Hoogeveen. These measures should include an EU-wide lid on milk production to boost prices, a more efficient intervention system, to enable the EU to react more swiftly, and balancing the supply chain to enable farmers to earn fair returns, they said.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP


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