With Loiseau’s withdrawal, leadership questions arise for ‘Renew Europe’

By |junij 14th, 2019|ALDE, Guy Verhofstadt, LREM, Nathalie Loiseau, News, Renaissance|

Nathalie Loiseau has withdrawn her candidacy to lead the new centrist group in the European Parliament, raising questions about French leadership in the EU assembly. EURACTIV France reports.

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Vestager’s grand plan for regulating the digital economy

By |junij 4th, 2019|ALDE, Amazon, Commission president, Digital, digital economy, DigitalSingleMarket, DSM, EU, Facebook, Google, Margarethe Vestager, News, Vestager|

The EU should be "ready to act" should social values such as "privacy, freedom and fairness" be under threat from expanding digital monopolies, the bloc's Competition Chief Margrethe Vestager said on Monday (3 April).

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Why centrists in European Parliament are prepared to drop the term ‘liberal’

By |maj 15th, 2019|ALDE, Antonio Costa, Guy Verhofstadt, Les Republicains, LREM, Macron, Matteo Renzi, News, Renaissance, Stanislas Guerini, The Greens|

The incoming centrist group in the European Parliament should no longer be calling itself "liberal". This could also lead to the group leaning more towards the left. EURACTIV France reports.

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Macron’s party presents election programme in Berlin

By |maj 14th, 2019|ALDE, citizens, Emmanuel Macron, EU elections 2019, European Parliament, France, La Republique En Marche, News|

Two weeks before the European elections, Emmanuel Macron’s  La Republique en Marche (LREM) party published its election programme and is now attempting to mobilise pro-European voters, including those in Berlin. EURACTIV German reports.

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Greens: Bulgarian media mogul ‘the kind of people we are fighting against’

By |april 30th, 2019|ALDE, Benedek Jávor, Delyan Peevski, European elections 2019, media freedom, Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), News, Philippe Lamberts, Viktor Orbán|

Ahead of the World Press Freedom day, the European Greens presented on Tuesday (30 April) proposals for how to guarantee media freedom in Europe. The real question, however, will be how to deal with 'rogue elements' from inside the EU institutions.

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En Marche vs Merkel: Macron’s party criticises German Chancellor for not being bold enough

By |april 25th, 2019|ALDE, Angel Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, EU elections 2019, France, Frankreich, Germany, manfred weber, News|

Merkel and Macron do not go hand in hand when it comes to the European elections. The French ruling party is using this for verbal attacks on the German Chancellor. EURACTIV’s media partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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En Marche vs Merkel: Macron’s party criticises German Chancellor for not being bold enough

By |april 25th, 2019|ALDE, Angel Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, EU elections 2019, France, Frankreich, Germany, manfred weber, News|

Merkel and Macron do not go hand in hand when it comes to the European elections. The French ruling party is using this for verbal attacks on the German Chancellor. EURACTIV’s media partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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French Macronists eye coup-like raid on Europe’s liberals

By |april 4th, 2019|ALDE, Emmanuel Macron, LREM, News, Renaissance|

Macronists want to push the political boundaries of the liberal ALDE group in the European Parliament after the May EU elections, going as far as suggesting a name change for the centrist party. But their gamble is far from being won, EURACTIV France reports.

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EPP has ‘lost all credibility’ after Orbán scandal, Verhofstadt says

By |marec 28th, 2019|2019 European elections, ALDE, EPP, EPP Group, EU elections 2019, Fidesz, Guy Verhofstadt, manfred weber, Margarethe Vestager, News, Spitzenkandidaten, Victor Orban, Viktor Orbán|

The European People's Party has “lost all credibility and moral authority to lead the EU,” ALDE's leader Guy Verhofstadt has said, following the EPP's decision to suspend but not expel Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s Fidesz party.

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Commission to rule on Czech PM conflict of interest ahead of EU elections

By |februar 5th, 2019|2019 European elections, Agrofert, ALDE, Andrej Babis, ANO, conflict of interest, News|

Facing conflict of interest proceedings under tightened EU rules, billionaire Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš may soon become the first European politician found in violation of the bloc's new law.

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