Brussels, 18th February 2015

Proposals published by European Commissioner Jonathan Hill today are forward looking and seek to remove barriers to developing a vibrant capital market in Europe, Kay Swinburne MEP, European Conservatives and Reformists’ economics spokesman, said today. However, she warned that the commission’s proposals lay down the gauntlet for industry to take up the challenge of creating products that will get capital flowing throughout the EU. Read more

Debaltseve, 18th February 2015

A Flemish MEP in the Debaltseve region of Eastern Ukraine has spoken of his shock at the level of aggression he witnessed by Russian backed military forces, despite a ceasefire agreement that was supposed to enter force last weekend. Read more

Strasbourg, 11th February 2015

An informal meeting of EU Heads of Government will discuss the pressing threats facing the EU whether from radicals, on Europe’s borders, or the economic threats, Syed Kamall MEP, European Conservatives and Reformists Group Chairman said today in a debate in the European Parliament.

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