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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

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S&Ds on Apple illegal state aid decision: "A decisive milestone for the honest taxpayer"

S&D Euro MPs today congratulated the European Commission for taking a tough stance against tax benefits granted in Ireland to the American company

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Europe needs a new pact after the Brexit

S&D Group president Gianni Pittella today called for a ‘New Pact for Europe’ after the decision of the British people to leave the EU, during a

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Weekly update - 15/07/16

Quote of the week“This terrorist attack is a direct attack against Europe, against European values and against our societies. Europe must respond to


Peter Simon on the Panama Papers Inquiry Committee

The constituent meeting of the Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion (PANA) took place on July 12.Peter Simon, S&D

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Weekly Update - 08/07/2016

Quote of the week"The cement holding the EU together is not just our history, it’s our values!" - Gianni Pittella calling for action from the new


Jeppe Kofod: Sanction Tax Havens and Protect Whistleblowers | #EPlenary

A shared list of tax havens, sanctions for non-co-operative jurisdictions, protection for whistleblowers, sanctions against banks, law firms and tax

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Plenary session update - 4 to 7 July 2016, Strasbourg

Plenary UpdateJULY 2016 SessionPRESS CONFERENCEwith Gianni PittellaTuesday at 10.10LOW N-1/201WATCH THE ACTION LIVEwww.socialistsanddemocrats.euOur

01 Jul 2016

Relaunching Europe - From Austerity to Growth - Porto

It's official! This July Relaunching Europe is coming to Portugal to engage our fans in an exciting, interactive and interesting debate on the future


Zero Tolerance on Tax Haven - S&D Seminar 1st June 2016

Taxes must be paid where profits are made ! Socialists & Democrats in the European Parliament yesterday held a high-level seminar to debate ways to