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“Commission’s proposal on tax transparency is a good start, but more is needed” say S&Ds

First good results on tax evasion but the Commission must now deliver

S&D Euro MPs today welcomed the European Commission's commitment to present an action plan to fight tax evasion and tax fraud which costs EU member states €1 trillion each year. S&D Group...
Turkey can emerge stronger if it defends pluralism and justice

Pittella: Erdogan is leading Turkey in the wrong direction, faraway from Europe

After over 32 journalists have been arrested in police raids on a leading newspaper and TV station, among them the editor-in-chief of Zaman newspaper and the chairman of Samanyolu TV, the president...
Commission must act now on tax avoidance or lose S&D support

Commission must act now on tax avoidance or lose S&D support

Following the release of new information on the #LuxLeaks scandal, which reveals more on unfair tax practices, the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament today urged the European...
Gianni Pittella – Our partnership with Fatah to stop the violence and bring peace for Palestine and Israel

Gianni Pittella – Our partnership with Fatah to stop the violence and bring peace for Palestine and Israel

The president of the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, signed a partnership agreement with Fatah this morning. He met with Nabil Shaath, senior Palestinian...
Pittella "Reforms are best guarantee for a strong, independent and sovereign Ukraine"

Pittella "Reforms are best guarantee for a strong, independent and sovereign Ukraine"

In a two-day mission to Kiev, Gianni Pittella, the president of the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, met the highest Ukrainian authorities - President Petro Poroshenko,...