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Published: 25/06/2014

Opening of the Italian Presidency of the EU

On Wednesday 2nd of July Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi will address the plenary to mark the opening of the Italian Presidency of the EU (15h00).

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Published: 25/06/2014

The 8th legislature of the European Parliament kicks off on 1 July 2014 in Strasbourg

Following the European elections held on 25 May 2014, the European Parliament will hold its first plenary session in Strasbourg from 1st to 3rd July.

Plenary topic
Published: 08/04/2014

Conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals in the framework of an intra-corporate transfer

This report reflects the European Parliament's first-reading position on the directive proposed by the Commission on intra-corporate transferees (ICTs

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Published: 08/04/2014

European Maritime and Fisheries Fund

The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) is the last structural fund to be concluded, with a budget of €6.3 billion. The S&D Group is in favour

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Published: 08/04/2014

European Parliament's right of inquiry

The report uses the European Parliament’s new right of initiative under the Lisbon Treaty to propose changes to the powers of the Parliament’s

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Published: 08/04/2014

Surveillance of external sea borders

The agreement concerns binding rules on search and rescue operations, and on the identification of migrants intercepted at sea in order to enable

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Published: 08/04/2014

Agricultural products on the internal market and in third countries

The Council and Parliament have reached a first-reading agreement on information provision and promotion measures for agricultural products. This

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Published: 08/04/2014

European Union Solidarity Fund

The solidarity fund was designed to respond to natural disasters and demonstrate European solidarity towards badly affected regions in EU member

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Published: 08/04/2014

Transfer of motor vehicles

This report is the first-reading position of the European Parliament on a Commission proposal concerning the simplification of transferring motor

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Published: 08/04/2014

Key information documents for investment products

This is the first piece of legislation to protect small depositors since bank accounts were guaranteed up to €100,000. The S&D Group was pleased to