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Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

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

Quote of the week “The European Parliament – the only institution elected by the citizens – has the historical duty to become the pillar of a new EU devoted to growth, the social agenda, a migration...
S&D Group: PANA committee must have full access to documents on past tax practices

S&D Group: PANA committee must have full access to documents on past tax practices

Following the recent press revelations leaked by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists concerning allegations that some member states, including Luxembourg, curbed EU efforts to...
S&Ds exclude any possible under-the-table deal with ALDE or any other group over the European Parliament president election

S&Ds exclude any possible under-the-table deal with ALDE or any other group over the European Parliament president election

Following the circulation of press rumours about an unrealistic under-the-table deal between the presidents of the S&D Group, Gianni Pittella, and the ALDE Group, Guy Verhofstadt, which would...
Democratic Republic of Congo president Joseph Kabila

Joseph Kabila's decision to postpone presidential elections in DRC is unacceptable

Following Joseph Kabila’s decision to postpone the presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the president of the S&D Group in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella said: “...
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 S&D president, Gianni Pittella "In politically turbulent times, it is fundamental to have a strong and efficient team with whom together we can fight for a fairer Europe. I...
S&D Group elects new Bureau and stands united behind Gianni Pittella as S&D candidate for EP president

S&D Group elects new Bureau and stands united behind Gianni Pittella as S&D candidate for EP president

Following the re-election of Gianni Pittella last week as president of the S&D Group for the second half of the European Parliament mandate, the S&D Group elected its new Bureau yesterday...
Pittella, The Eurogroup's decision on Greece is outrageous and shameful, short-term debt relief, Schäuble

Pittella: The Eurogroup's decision on Greece is outrageous and shameful

S&D Euro MPs are outraged at the Eurogroup's decision to suspend the short-term debt relief measures granted to Greece. S&D Group leader Gianni Pittella said: "The Eurozone decision is...
Speaking after Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Romania, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said:

Pittella: the Social Democratic Party victory ensures a strong and progressive Romania

Speaking after Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Romania, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “We welcome the clear victory of the Romanian Social Democratic party at the Sunday national...