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S&Ds propose measures to boost jobs and inclusion in rural areas

S&Ds want the European Union to take measures to stop the constant loss of farming jobs: between 2005 and 2014 almost one quarter (-23.6%) of

  • Common Agriculture Policy (CAP)
  • #Prog4Climate
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S&Ds grill Verheugen on discrepancies in laws for emissions of trucks/buses and cars

Today S&D members of the parliamentary committee of Inquiry into Emission Measurements in the Automotive Sector (EMIS) questioned Günter Verheugen,

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"We must tackle social dumping to renew citizens' trust in the European project" say S&Ds

Improved checks, stronger sanctions for companies that don't respect the rules and much greater social convergence, especially through establishing

  • social pillar
  • European pillar of social rights
  • social rights
  • Guillaume Balas
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S&Ds ask member states to take urgent action on “Dieselgate” in a letter to Commission and Council

Ahead of the meeting of EU transport ministers next Tuesday, Socialists and Democrats today sent a letter to industry Commissioner, Elżbieta

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S&Ds demand urgent measures to support the dairy sector in Europe

Dairy producers in Europe are suffering a prolonged crisis due to the ending of the EU milk quotas, the Russian ban on food imports and a worldwide

  • Paolo De Castro MEP
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S&Ds propose plan to boost jobs in Europe’s tourism sector

Tourism is a crucial engine for economic growth and job creation in many European countries, particularly during the summer. However, this sector

  • István Ujhelyi
  • Ismail Ertug MEP
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S&Ds lead demand for country of origin labelling for meat in processed food and for dairy products

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament successfully led campaigns to introduce mandatory country of origin labelling for beef, and

  • Matthias Groote MEP
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EP inquiry committee unveils new information on defeat device emissions loopholes

Following yesterday's hearing of the European Parliament’s inquiry committee on the car emissions scandal, the S&D Group calls for the committee to

  • Kathleen Van Brempt MEP
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S&Ds welcome plan to modernise EU railways but call for stronger protection of workers’ rights

After years of negotiations, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU have finally agreed on reforms to Europe's railway network so that

  • MEP David Sassoli
  • MEP Ismail Ertug
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S&Ds against Commission's proposal to extend glyphosate authorisation for ten years

Following a discussion this morning with Vytenis Andriukaitis, the Commissioner for health and food safety, Socialists and Democrats in the European

  • Matthias Groote MEP