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MFF: Swoboda refuses to be blackmailed by the Council

MFF: Swoboda refuses to be blackmailed by the Council

Following the last round of talks yesterday on the European Union's multi-annual financial framework, the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament will carefully evaluate the latest...
EU budget: Not yet at the end of the road, says Hannes Swoboda

EU budget: "Not yet at the end of the road", says Hannes Swoboda

S&D Euro MPs today deplore the lack of progress in the negotiations between the European Parliament and the Irish presidency over the EU budget for the next seven years. Following talks last...
Hannes Swoboda: “¡Ya es hora de una Europa que sea socialmente responsable!”

Hannes Swoboda: "Time for a socially responsible Europe now!"

Speaking in Strasbourg today ahead of the EU Summit at the end of June, S&D Group president Hannes Swoboda said: "The EU Council and the member states have a moral obligation to act. We are faced...
El Grupo S and D celebra el avance contra el crimen organizado, pero “todavía queda mucho por hacer”

S&D Group welcomes step forward against organised crime but "much still to be done"

The European Parliament today in Strasbourg backed a mid-term report from its special committee on organised crime, corruption and money laundering which recommends a set of proposals to strengthen...
Los Socialistas y Demócratas celebran el ingreso de Letonia en la eurozona

Socialists and Democrats welcome Latvia's eurozone membership

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the green light from the European Commission to allow Latvia to become the 18th member of the eurozone. Commenting on today's decision...

Transparency and fairness: key in fighting against tax evasion and corruption

The Relaunching Europe meeting in Ljubljana on tax havens, tax evasion and corruption has underlined how these issues are relevant to their financial consequences and to the democratic values of our...

The fight against tax evasion and corruption must include everyone

The S&D Group held a Relaunching Europe initiative event on ‘Fairness and Transparency’ in Ljubljana, Slovenia yesterday. The debate focused on tax evasion and corruption and was hosted by...