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Bernd Lange: New export rules for dual-use goods are a breakthrough for human rights in trade

Today, the plenary of the European Parliament will agree on stricter rules for the export of dual-use goods, which can be used for both civilian and

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Green light for the implementation of Own Resources for a swift social and economic recovery in Europe

This week, the European Parliament finalised the technical work for the introduction of new Own Resources to the European budget, resources which will

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S&Ds: Time to act! The Commission must apply the rule of law conditionality mechanism without further delay

Today the Socialists and Democrats will vote in favour of the resolution calling on the European Commission to speed up the application of the new

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Child Guarantee: with one in five children living in poverty, it is time for socialist initiative to become reality

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament and the Party of European Socialists jointly welcome today’s Commission proposal for a Council

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S&Ds score success for effective minimum tax rate as game changer for tax justice

Today, the economic and monetary affairs committee adopts a report on digital taxation, which for the first time endorses the long-standing S&D Group

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S&Ds welcome sanctions against military leaders of the coup in Myanmar and demand release of all political prisoners

As demanded by the S&D Group and the European Parliament, the European Council has today imposed sanctions on the leaders of the undemocratic military

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S&Ds make lifting of Chinese sanctions against Euro-MPs condition for Parliament to enter any talks on EU-China investment deal

The Socialists and Democrats condemn the Chinese counter-measure targeting ten Europeans, among them S&D MEP Raphaël Glucksmann. Earlier today, the

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S&Ds appalled by the Turkish government’s decision to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention

Socialists and Democrats strongly condemn Turkey’s decision to abandon the Istanbul Convention, a landmark treaty that was signed by 45 countries and

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S&Ds: We say stop to seasonal time changes! Member states must comply with EU citizens’ will

This week, during the night of Saturday 27 to Sunday 28 March, EU citizens will be forced to adapt to yet another seasonal time change. The Socialists

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S&D Times - Weekly Update. This Week's Highlights and What's Coming Up

QUOTE OF THE WEEK: Heléne Fritzon MEP, S&D vice-president responsible for health, on the proposals for Digital Green Certificates. “This proposal can