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S&Ds: EU must do more to defend LGBTI people in Europe and around the world

On the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “The situation for LGBTI

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S&Ds call on Turkey to respect the sovereign rights of Cyprus

Following the announcement of Turkey to start drilling within the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of Cyprus, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann said: “I

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European Parliament approves measures to protect workers and crackdown on letterbox companies in the EU

The European Parliament today backed new rules governing how companies relocate offices between EU member states. The S&D Group ensured that these new

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S&Ds make Europe’s roads safer

The European Parliament today approved new features to be introduced in new vehicles as of 2022 to further reduce the number of road fatalities. In

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The European Personal Pension Product is a painted wall that was badly constructed: despite a number of improvements in consumer protection, PEPP still lacks a Pan European vision, say S&Ds

S&D Euro MPs today abstained in the final vote on the pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) because the final comprise lacked a true pan

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S&Ds ensure that new gas pipelines will also comply with EU legislation

Today the European Parliament backed a deal reached with the EU Council to improve the existing Natural Gas Directive. Socialists and Democrats

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EU reforms consumer protection rules and improves transparency

S&D negotiator Evelyne Gebhardt fought for more transparency for consumers when they use online platforms, such as Amazon, booking.com or other online

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S&Ds criticise the EU Commission for relinquishing its duties on the ‘Dieselgate’ scandal

It has been almost four years since the Volkswagen emissions scandal broke out, and the European Commission and national governments are still

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S&Ds push for more funds in the EU 2021-2027 budget to support third countries, including for development, human rights and climate goals

Socialists and Democrats voted today in favour of a new ‘Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument’ (NDICI) that merges most

15 Mar 2019
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#EuropeTogether event: We need to be Digital, Successful and Social. How do we get there?

We need to be Digital, Successful and Social. How do we get there? In a constantly changing world we, as Europeans, need to be up to speed with