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Country-by-county reporting: Liberals and Conservatives need to put citizens’ interests ahead of big business, corporate tax transparency, Evelyn Regner and Hugues Bayet,

Public country-by-country reporting: Conservatives attempt to weaken tax transparency in Europe

Following ongoing negotiations on public country-by-country reporting, designed to increase corporate transparency in Europe, S&D Group negotiators for the file Evelyn Regner and Hugues Bayet...
S&D priorities on the agenda, 3 to 6 July 2017

Plenary Session - European Parliament in Strasbourg from 3 to 6 July 2017 - S&D priorities on the agenda

Conclusions of the European Council of 22 and 23 June 2017 and preparation of the G20 Summit of 7 and 8 July 2017 ( Wednesday 5 July) Gianni Pittella gianni.pittella@ep.europa.eu + 33 3 88 17 5159 A...
Pittella: the migration crisis is no longer manageable. Italy needs solidarity. Europe, where are you? refugee, asylum, #EuwakeUp,

Pittella: the migration crisis is no longer manageable. Italy needs solidarity. Europe, where are you?

Commenting on the acute migration crisis facing Italy, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: "Following the increasing number of immigrants, today the Italian authorities have pulled the...
Middle East Peace

S&Ds call for peace between Israelis and Palestinians through an end to occupation

Looking in-depth at the Middle East Peace Process, the S&D Group is hosting a two-day conference in the European Parliament today and tomorrow, with prominent speakers from Israel, Palestine,...
Cyprus

Cyprus: European Union best guarantor for reunification, say S&Ds

Tomorrow will see the start of a conference on the Cyprus problem, taking place in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, with discussions on the issue of 'Security and Guarantees'. Ahead of the talks, S&D...
S&D MEPs in Sicily to address the labour and sexual exploitation of women in rural areas, Iratxe García Perez MEP, Ragusa,

S&D MEPs in Sicily to address the labour and sexual exploitation of women in rural areas

An S&D delegation* dealing with women’s rights and gender equality issues will be in Ragusa (Sicily) from 29 June to 1 July to evaluate the current working conditions of women in rural areas, in...
“The Commission is right to act against Google”, say S&D Euro MPs

Pittella: The Google decision shows that Europe is not the Wild West

S&D Euro MPs today welcomed the Commission’s decision to sanction Google with a fine of € 2.45 billion for breaching EU anti-trust rules. Europe’s competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager has...
Albania socialist winner

Pittella: the Albanian people have clearly chosen the European path

Sunday's general elections in Albania ended with a landslide victory for the Albanian Socialist Party. The Socialist Movement of Integration could also increase the number of seats in the new...