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THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

19-03-2018
THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT: MORE THAN A VISIT, AN EXPERIENCE!

Find here the testimony of the students from the Institution Rey and Jean-Paul II Rouen following their visit at the European Parliament. On 21 March, the students from the Institution Rey and Jean-Paul II Rouen spent an exceptional day and benefited from an enriching experience during the visit at the European Parliament in Brussels. It is the...

27-03-2018
FORUM FOR THE FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE: MY SPEECH ON THE FUTURE OF THE CAP

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) remains one of the pillars of the European Union construction. It aims at ensuring food sovereignty and security for citizens and is one of the leverages for economic dynamism in rural areas. Two questions are raised:
  • What will be the amount of appropriations which will be granted in the next post-2020...

21-03-2018
MY HEARING ON BREXIT’S CONSEQUENCES FOR THE EU BUDGET AT THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

I was invited by the National Assembly President François de Rugy in order to be heard by the information mission on the following of Brexit negotiations on Thursday 15 March. I had the opportunity to participate in a round table on Brexit’s consequences for the EU budget. Please find the full hearing >Read more

27-03-2018
DUTCH DAIRY FARMERS’ FRAUD: MY QUESTION TO THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION

Following the end of milk quotas, the Netherlands has significantly and rapidly increased its livestock and milk production. The raise of the Dutch livestock has been facilitated thanks to the implementation of a derogatory mechanism to the “phosphorus ceilings” foreseen in the “nitrates” Directive. A fraud undertaken by some Dutch farmers...

15-03-2018
THE COMMON CONSOLIDATED CORPORATE TAX BASE (CCCTB) AND THE COMMON CORPORATE TAX BASE (CCTB): AN OPPORTUNITY TO SEIZE

The European Parliament gave its opinion on the European reform on corporate tax. The Members of the European Parliament largely supported the harmonisation of the corporate tax base (CCTB) (451 votes in favour, 141 against, 59 abstentions) and its consolidation (CCCTB) (438 votes in favour, 145 against, 59 abstentions). The ALDE French...