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TTIP must comply with European values and standards or it will fail, say S&D Euro MPs

Following the release of confidential documents on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations, S&D Euro MPs reiterate

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S&Ds push for an ambitious TTIP including effective and enforceable guarantees on workers' rights and the environment

Ahead of the 13th round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) taking place in New York from 25-29 April, and

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  • Bernd Lange MEP
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A trade deal with strong social and environmental clauses will benefit both Indonesia and the EU, says David Martin

Indonesia is the most-populous Muslim-majority democracy in the world and has been a partner of the European Union since 2009. Those ties will be

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S&D Group welcomes Commission proposals as first step for a digital industrial strategy for Europe

The S&D Group has welcomed a package of measures coming from the European Commission on digitising European industry but argued that the Commission

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S&Ds continue to put pressure on member states to exclude conflict minerals from the EU market

Today representatives of the European Parliament met with the negotiators of the member states to try to find a compromise on the Regulation on

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  • Pittella
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S&Ds in Ethiopia: Pittella "EU and Africa share the same future. A political relationship is key to addressing common global challenges"

In the context of the S&D delegation visit to Ethiopia, S&D president Gianni Pittella and MEPs Cécile Kyenge and Norbert Neuser called for a stronger

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  • S&D MEP Cécile Kyenge
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S&Ds: Argentina 'debt deal' must pave way to renewed trade with EU based on full respect for democracy and human rights

The renewed impetus to pursue an EU-Mercosur trade and political agreement following the change of government in Argentina is very welcome, but must

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S&Ds call for action to ensure a level playing field in EU-China trade relations

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament have adopted a position paper with demands and proposals to ensure fair conditions are upheld

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  • Victor Boştinaru MEP
  • David Martin MEP
  • Alessia Mosca MEP
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Pittella: EU cannot just be the guardian of fiscal discipline and lack any principles on refugee crisis

Following the summit held today in Paris among the European progressive leaders, the president of the S&D group, Gianni Pittella, stressed the

03 Mar 2016
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EU SME Internationalisation Process

EU SME Internationalisation Process - it’s time for expansion. Facilitating access to third countries’ markets is decisive for economic growth and