Saudi Arabia, 10th February 2016

MEP Mark Demesmaeker, the European Conservatives and Reformists’ (ECR) spokesperson on human rights, met the Saudi Minister of Justice, Dr. Walid bin Mohammad bin Saleh Al-Samaani. Demesmaeker asked him personally to release the blogger Raif Badawi. Read more

Brussels, 9th February 2016

European Conservatives and Reformists Group MEP Daniel Dalton will be overseeing a revision of laws governing how cars are approved, in the wake of the emissions scandal. Read more

Strasbourg, 3rd February 2016

Emma McClarkin MEP, Conservative spokesman for International Trade, today welcomed the adoption of a report containing the European Parliament’s recommendations to the European Commission on negotiations for the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA), while noting caution regarding some of the Parliaments demands. Read more