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Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times: 23 September 2016

Quote of the week by Gianni Pittella The Panama inquiry committee in the European Parliament must also be able to investigate these new tax evasion revelations. For two years now, the S&D Group...
S&Ds: We must stop turning a blind eye on the situation in the DRC, #4Africa, Gianni Pittella, Elena Valenciano, Beni territories,

S&Ds: Violence in the DRC is out of control. EU must stop turning a blind eye and demand a new election date

The S&D Group believe that the electoral process in the Democratic Republic of Congo must go ahead in respect of the country's constitution. Commenting on the tragic events in the DRC, Gianni...
Pittella: After the Barroso and now Neelie Kroes case, Juncker must tighten up rules on conflict of interests, #TaxJustice, tax havens, Neelie Kroes, Barroso, Panama inquiry committee, Bahamas leaks,

Pittella: After the Barroso and now Neelie Kroes case, Juncker must tighten up rules on conflict of interests

S&D Group president Gianni Pittella today is urging president Juncker to tighten up the rules of conduct for members of the Commission following Neelie Kroes being named in the Bahamas leaks. He...
Pittella: We welcome the new approach to fair use of roaming and will verify the details, roam like at home,

Pittella: We welcome the new approach to fair use of roaming and will verify the details

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament strongly criticised the first proposal of the European Commission to establish a 90-days per year limit for roaming calls to be free of charge...
Bratislava Summit

Pittella: We need to see now if EU Council can turn words into action

Following the EU Council meeting in Bratislava, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, stated: “We have heard a lot of words from the EU Council...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times 16/09/2016

Quote of the week The Parliament and Commission stand together in defending the achievements of integration. It's now up to the member states in Bratislava to come onboard, by ensuring their support...
Plenary update - Strasbourg session from 12 to 15 December 2016

Plenary update: 12-15 September 2016

▶ Wed 14: State of the Union gianni.pittella@europarl.europa.eu + 33 3 88 17 5159 Following Brexit, following the eruption of the migration crisis and the terrorist attack, in the scenario of endemic...