Tag: European parliament

The EP wants to increase the share of ecological fuels in aviation to 70%. by 2050

The EP wants to increase the share of ecological fuels in aviation to 70%. by 2050

The European Parliament supported increasing the use of ecological fuels in aviation fuels to 70%. by 2050. The share of ecological fuels will gradually increase from 2%. in 2025 to 20 percent in 2035 34 percent in 2040 until the stated goal is achieved. “RefuelEU’s aviation rules are part of the ‘Fit for 55’ package, […]

Europeans, Renzi is a candidate for the Strasbourg Parliament. What raises the alarm about

Europeans, Renzi is a candidate for the Strasbourg Parliament. What raises the alarm about

Matteo Renzi will run for the European Parliament with a view to the 2024 elections. The leader of Italia Viva raises the alarm about the stability of the EU institutions. And so he decides to take the field himself. «We are going to compete in the European elections with the “Il Centro” brand. Mine will […]

Qatargate process at risk: Prosecutor resigns due to conflict of interest

Qatargate process at risk: Prosecutor resigns due to conflict of interest

Michel Claise, the Belgian prosecutor responsible for the investigation into the Qatargate scandal, will no longer pursue the case. The confirmation came from his office yesterday, following an accusation made by the lawyer of one of the defendants, Member of the European Parliament Marc Tarabella. conflict of interest regarding the investigation. “As a precautionary measure […]

Qatargate and Kaili accuse European Parliament: “Surveillance by secret services”

Qatargate and Kaili accuse European Parliament: “Surveillance by secret services”

Greek MP Eva Kaili, who was involved in the Qatargate investigation, sued the European Parliament for violating her legislative immunity for being monitored by the secret services during her time on the Pega commission that investigated her “current” existence institutionally. Illegal software that monitors the activities of MEPs and EU citizens”. According to Ansa, this […]

“Harassed assistants”: African-born anti-immigrant lawmaker under investigation

“Harassed assistants”: African-born anti-immigrant lawmaker under investigation

The European Parliament has launched an investigation into allegations of harassment against Conservative MP Assita Kanko. Amid “mind games”, unreasonable demands and calls made in the middle of the night, some of his team decided to file a complaint, claiming they wanted to end the “culture of fear” created in their office by the Belgian […]

Voting is taking place in Strasbourg to produce more weapons and ammunition. Who Drives the War Economy?

Voting is taking place in Strasbourg to produce more weapons and ammunition. Who Drives the War Economy?

The European centre-right is pushing for supplies of ammunition to Ukraine as soon as possible, aiming to speed up bureaucratic procedures within the European Parliament. Meeting in Strasbourg this week, Members of the European Parliament will discuss in plenary the Commission’s plan to increase arms and ammunition production using the EU budget. What should have […]

“Faster times for arms and ammunition production in Europe”

“Faster times for arms and ammunition production in Europe”

The European centre-right is pushing for supplies of ammunition to Ukraine as soon as possible, aiming to speed up bureaucratic procedures within the European Parliament. Meeting in Strasbourg this week, Members of the European Parliament will discuss in plenary the Commission’s plan to increase arms and ammunition production using the EU budget. What should have […]

300 million gap for MPs’ pensions (we may have to pay)

300 million gap for MPs’ pensions (we may have to pay)

Pension funds for former Members of the European Parliament are running out, and the European Union risks having to withdraw money from its taxpayer-funded budget to pay the dues. More than 23 million euros per year, which can be taken from the Community budget, financed with EU taxpayer money, may be needed to close the […]

EU Parliament: “Italy is like Uganda on gay rights”

EU Parliament: “Italy is like Uganda on gay rights”

For the European Parliament, the situation of the LGBT community in Italy is so worrying that it is placed in the same place as Uganda’s. This is what we read in Strasbourg’s decision condemning Uganda’s new law that imposes heavy penalties on homosexuals. An amendment proposed by the Greens was added to the text that […]

No EU funding for anti-immigrant walls: European right defeated in Strasbourg

No EU funding for anti-immigrant walls: European right defeated in Strasbourg

A proposal by the EPP to finance the construction of anti-immigrant walls with EU funds, supported by European centre-right parties, including those of the Italian government, was rejected by Parliament. In reality, this is a partial rejection: the specific amendment to the walls was accepted, but the text to which the proposal was attached, namely […]

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