Oil and gas giants spent 250m on EU lobbying since 2014: green groups

By |oktober 24th, 2019|lobbying, News, oil and gas industry|

The five biggest publicly listed oil and gas companies and trade groups representing them spent more than 250 million euros lobbying the European Union to influence climate action since 2010, environmental groups said Thursday (24 October).

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Proper ethics rules can help bridge gap between citizens and Brussels

By |oktober 10th, 2019|EU ethics, lobbying, News, revolving doors, Sylvie Goulard|

Sylvie Goulard’s example illustrates the kind of behaviour which has become unacceptable for European citizens. Europe needs to elevate its conflicts of interest assessment procedure and strictly regulate external activities, writes Manon Aubry.

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Practise what you preach: banks should endorse the sustainability practices they publicly support

By |oktober 7th, 2019|lobbying, News, sustainable finance, transparency, United Nations General Assembly|

Paul Tang questions why bank lobbyists are seeking to delay transparency measures that they have publicly endorsed.

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Voting record of the far-right in EU Parliament contradicts rhetoric – report

By |maj 16th, 2019|Democracy, digital tax, far right, lobbying, News, populism, tax evasion, taxe numérique, workers|

The voting record of 11 far-right parties in the European Parliament demonstrates their affinities with the interests of large corporations and financial institutions, rather than the interests of people they claim to defend. EURACTIV France reports.

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Importance of national media is rising, according to new survey

By |februar 1st, 2019|Business associations, industry associations, lobbying, national media, News, public relations|

Specialised EU affairs media are still the most relevant for Brussels corporations and associations, according to a survey conducted by EURACTIV and EPACA.  The importance of national media is also rising, compared to a 2016 survey.

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Meetings between MEPs and lobbyists to be made public

By |februar 1st, 2019|2019 European elections, lobbying, News, transparency|

A revision of the European Parliament’s rules of procedure, which was adopted on 31 January, increases transparency obligations for meetings between elected officials and lobbies, despite the EPP’s attempts to scupper the amendment. EURACTIV France reports.

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MEPs to decide whether to make lobbying meetings public

By |januar 31st, 2019|2019 European elections, harassment, lobbying, News, Transparency Register|

MEPs are set to decide on Thursday (31 January) whether to make their meetings with lobbyists public. The centre-right has secured a secret ballot on this issue. EURACTIV France reports.

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The European Parliament must guarantee full transparency of lobbying

By |januar 31st, 2019|European Parliament, Frans Timmermans, lobby register, lobbying, manfred weber, News, transparency|

Christian Beck and Sven Giegold explain the stakes of a strategic vote in the European Parliament taking place today (31 January).

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Poland to increase number of lobbyists in Brussels

By |januar 8th, 2019|business, Business Poland House, Innovation, lobbying, News|

Warsaw announced to create a lobbying centre for Polish entrepreneurs in Brussels to help them exert a greater influence on EU legislation. EURACTIV Poland reports.

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Transparency and better regulation in the EU [Promoted content]

By |december 11th, 2018|lobbying, News, transparency, Transparency Register|

SEAP organised an event focused on the importance to the EU business sector of an effective and robust transparency system operating within the EU institutions.

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