The election of the new president of the European Commission by the European Parliament is a victory for our institution and the S&D Group is ready to
Our plenary work
As Socialists and Democrats we recognise the opportunities of the agreement. These include improved access to US markets for services and public
The European Commission is considering withdrawing the draft Maternity Leave Directive (also known as the Estrela report) which was adopted with a
The current situation in Ukraine means the Ukrainian government must make sustained efforts to strengthen economic stability and the political
The territorial advances of the jihadists of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant are extremely concerning. The internal conflict in Iraq is
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).
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.
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
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
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