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Finally some good news from member states on tax. Rules to bolster EU tax transparency are progress, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcome EU finance ministers’ decisions to strengthen tax transparency. S&D Group vice-president for economic and monetary affairs,...
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Let’s ban sexism, no woman deserves to be a product of marketing, say S&Ds

To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament are launching an EU platform of cities engaged against sexist advertisement. During a special...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by S&D MEP Agnes Jongerius "Posted workers too often are paid lower salaries and enjoy less social protection than the local workforce; some of them live and work under shocking...
Udo Bullmann: We need full investigation into murder of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová,

Udo Bullmann: We need full investigation into murder of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová

Following the horrific murder of the journalist Ján Kuciak and his partner Martina Kušnírová in Slovakia this week, the S&D Group is calling for a full independent investigation into the deaths...
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Luis de Guindos not the best choice for top job at the ECB, say S&Ds

Following the Eurozone finance ministers’ decision to designate Luis de Guindos as vice-president of the European Central Bank (ECB), S&D Group spokesperson for economic and monetary affairs...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&Ds - Weekly Update. This week's highlights and what's coming up

Quote of the week by acting S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann We are determined not to turn the clock back. The Socialists and Democrats are strong supporters of the Spitzenkandidat process, which we...
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The Spitzenkandidat process must go on, say Socialists and Democrats to EU leaders

The Socialists and Democrats want a more democratic Europe. They call on EU leaders to keep the so-called Spitzenkandidat system for the 2019 European elections, which gives EU citizens a say on the...