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04-10-2016 08:15 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The situation in and around the port town of Calais is untenable for everyone: migrants and asylum seekers living in the informal camps, truck drivers crossing to the British Isles and the local population, said MEPs in a plenary debate on Tuesday. Most urged the EU Commission, France and the UK to work together to find a long-term solution.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 06:51 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The code of conduct for European Commissioners needs to be thoroughly tightened up, in order to prevent conflicts of interest for Commission members, and to help restore the faith of European citizens in todays political institutions. This was the key message agreed by most MEPs during Tuesday evenings debate with EU economic affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici, on the business ties of past and present Commissioners and the recent Bahamas leaks.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 06:00 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : Ongoing talks on trade deals such as TTIP and CETA, future EU-Russia relations and latest developments regarding relocation of migrants to achieve a fair distribution in all EU member states will top the agenda of the 20-21 October meeting of heads of states or governments in Brussels.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 05:34 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : MEPs voiced startlingly different views on the state of Greeces economic adjustment programme, its impact and the prospects for future negotiations between Greece and its creditors, in a public debate with Commissioner Pierre Moscovici on Tuesday afternoon.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 04:30 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The idea of giving young Europeans a free Interrail pass for their 18th birthdays, to enable them to explore and know Europe better, will be debated with transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc on Tuesday at 18.30.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 02:44 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : High-level guests, solemn speeches and a warm applause. All this was present on Tuesday afternoon at the ceremony surrounding Parliaments historic vote in favour of the Paris climate agreement and the signature paving the way for it to enter into force. Take a look at our slideshow to see how it happened.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 02:09 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : The UNFCCC Paris Agreement on fighting climate change, the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal, will come into force next month, having met the necessary conditions much earlier than predicted, as the European Parliament agreed to its ratification by the European Union in a historic vote on Tuesday. The EU will join the US, China and India, other global players and major greenhouse gas emitters, at a November meeting of Parties to the Paris Agreement (CMA) in Marrakesh.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 01:39 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : Revised EU rules to prevent trade in goods and services that may contribute to torture or execution were approved by MEPs on Tuesday. In negotiations with member states on previous drafts, the European Parliament inserted a ban on the marketing and transit of equipment used for cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment of people in third countries.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 01:18 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : Parliament approved 1,651,834 in EU Solidarity Fund aid on Tuesday to help Greece to repair damage caused by an earthquake that hit the Ionian Islands region, and in particular Lefkada, northern parts of Ithaki and Kefalonia, on 17 November 2015.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 01:15 PM CEST

Plenary sessions : Parliament gave its green light on Tuesday to EU aid worth 5.3 million to help find new jobs for 1,441 workers made redundant by Microsoft and its suppliers in Finland and almost 4 million for 918 workers made redundant by Ericsson in Sweden. The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) aid had been approved by the EU Council of Ministers on 29 September.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 10:55 AM CEST

Suspending EU structural funding for Spain and Portugal would be counter-productive, because it would harm their most vulnerable citizens and regions, a vast majority of MEPs warned the EU Commission at a structured dialogue hearing yesterday. The suspension had been proposed under EU Stability and Growth Pact rules, because Spain and Portugal had run up excessive deficits.
Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
Committee on Regional Development

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP
04-10-2016 09:29 AM CEST

General : Parliament gave its consent to the ratification of the Paris climate agreement today in the presence of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and COP21 President Sgolne Royal after EU ministers approved it on 30 September. The EU ratification will trigger the entry into force of the first-ever universal, legally-binding global climate deal. Ahead of the Council vote, we discussed the agreement with Italian EPP member Giovanni La Via, chair of the environment committee.

Source : European Union, 2016 - EP

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