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S&Ds: geographical imbalance in the EIB investments policy and its incapacity to implement microcredits in third countries is unacceptable

With the approval of the today resolution on ‘the Annual Report 2017 control of the financial activities of the European Investment Bank (EIB)’ , the

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S&Ds: The EU is not a business club. No government can violate our common values without suffering the consequences

Today, with the approval of the ´Protection of the Union´s budget in case of generalised deficiencies as regards the rule of law in the Member States´

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S&Ds: By refusing to modify its budget plan, the Italian government destroys its credibility and mutual trust in the EU

Following the decision by the Italian government not to change its budgetary targets, despite the possibility of EU sanctions, the vice-president of

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  • Mercedes Bresso
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S&Ds: the European Parliament voted for the Budget 2019 and to overturn the Council’s selfishness and buck-passing attitude

Following the vote today in plenary and the adoption of the European Parliament negotiation position on the Budget 2019, general rapporteur and S&D

  • Daniele Viotti
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The budgetary proposal for EU investment in strategic infrastructure lacks coherence and ambition, says Kathleen Van Brempt

Today the European Commission presented its budgetary proposal for the strategic infrastructures in the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for

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The eurozone needs a real budget, not a token effort, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today expressed their disappointment with the Commission’s proposals on a budget for the

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Commission proposal on the next EU budget lacks courage and strategy. EU citizens’ expectations are not met, says S&D Group

After the European Parliament adopted, by an overwhelming majority, the report on the 2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework and own resources, the

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S&Ds: Commission is playing a shell game with EU budget figures: the harsh reality behind the fake narrative

Following the presentation to the press this morning in Bruxelles of the real figures - elaborated by the European Parliament service - behind the

  • Isabelle Thomas MEP
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EU must have control over supervision of euro clearing houses, say S&Ds

Today, S&D Euro MPs in the economic and monetary affairs committee backed proposals to strengthen the European supervision of central counterparty

  • European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)
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S&Ds: The fight against customs fraud is the first crucial battle to guarantee funds for the EU budget

The protection of EU financial interests (PIF) is essential to guarantee the good management of public money and serve the interests of EU citizens.

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  • Inés Ayala Sender MEP
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