12 October 2016, 119th Plenary Session of the European Committee of the Regions - Belgium - Brussels - October 2016 (C)European Union / Anthony Dehez
Turlais welcomes modernization and simplification of VAT rules
18/10/2016

The members of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) broadly support the European Commission's move to modernise VAT in... Read more

Ossi Martikainen, Food Waste, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Aviation strategy to foster growth, jobs and mobility
18/10/2016

An aviation strategy is important for economic growth, jobs, trade and mobility in the EUrapporteur Ulrika Landergren (SE / Liberalerna)... Read more

Bart Somers elected as new President
Bart Somers elected as new ALDE CoR President
11/10/2016

Elected today by the ALDE Group in the Committee of the Regions, Bart Somers (BE / Open VLD), Mayor of... Read more

Bart Somers, Mayor of Mechelen, Julian King, European Commission, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Commissioner King discusses Mechelen approach to radicalisation
07/10/2016

European Commissioner for the security union Julian King discussed the approach the city of Mechelen and its Mayor Bart Somers... Read more

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ALDE CoR contributes to the State of the Union
09/09/2016

Ahead of the State of the Union debate on 14 September, the ALDE Group in the European Committee of the… Read more

Voices of Molenbeek, Bart SOMERS, Mayor of Mechelen, ALDE Group in the European Committee of the Regions
Liberal Mayors discuss inclusive approach to counter radicalisation
09/09/2016

Bart Somers (BE / Open VLD), vice-President of the ALDE Group in the CoR, introduced the European Institute of Peace… Read more

ALDE Group Rae Parish, Haapsalu Estonia.
Local and regional politicians meet in Estonia to discuss entrepreneurship, active and healthy ageing
08/09/2016

The average age of Europe’s population has been steadily rising and one of the EU’s main objectives for a competitive economy... Read more

Agnes DUDU, ALDE group meeting
Acting President Agnès Durdu expresses solidarity after Nice attack
20/07/2016

Our acting Group President Agnès Durdu (LU / DP) expressed her solidarity after the attacks in Nice, France of 14… Read more

Bas Verkerk, ALDE Group
Royal Decoration for Bas Verkerk
07/07/2016

Congratulations to outgoing ALDE President Bas Verkerk for being awarded by the King of the Netherlands a high royal decoration:... Read more