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Plenary Session - European Parliament in Brussels from 24 to 25 February 2010. Socialist and Democrat priorities on the agenda

Socialist and Democrat Priorities - Plenary Session - February I I - Brussels . Wednesday 24 February 2010 EU 2020 - Follow-up of the informal European Council of 11 February 2010 Beijing +15 - UN...

Press statement on Cyprus

The leader of the S & D Group in the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, today made a strong appeal to the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot communities in Cyprus, Demetris...

Press statement on the political crisis in Albania

Today Mr Martin Schulz, President of the S & D Group in the European Parliament, and other Members of his Group met with a delegation from the Socialist Party of Albania headed by the President...

Progressive Euro MPs back Greek efforts to tackle the crisis

The European Parliament's main progressive group, the 184-strong Socialists and Democrats, today gave strong backing to efforts by the Greek government to manage the current financial crisis. S&D...

Swift agreement to fall. "EU and US must negotiate a better long term deal without further delay", says S&D Group

A progressive majority led by 184 - strong European Socialists and Democrats group today in Strasbourg overrode an EU-US agreement transferring in bulk European citizens' bank information to...

Enlargement: Keep on reforming to stay on track

The European Parliament today gave a positive overall assessment of last year's efforts by Croatia and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to qualify for EU membership. The two S&D...

Promises must be kept and Turkey's accession process must continue

The S&D Group remains pro-accession and pro-reform for Turkey, and stands convinced that both Europe and Turkey must stand true to their promises for progress. Said Richard Howitt S&D Group...

Scrap banking secrecy to end tax evasion worth €200 billion

The European Parliament has backed S&D Group calls for an end to banking secrecy in order to strengthen the fight against tax evasion, estimated to cost €200 billion a year. Two reports adopted...