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S&Ds propose plan to boost jobs in Europe’s tourism sector, economic growth and job creation, István Ujhelyi, Tourism Task Force, First World Conference on Tourism for Development, World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Ismail Ertug MEP,

S&Ds propose plan to boost jobs in Europe’s tourism sector

Tourism is a crucial engine for economic growth and job creation in many European countries, particularly during the summer. However, this sector needs investment and modernising, as well as a...

EP inquiry committee unveils new information on defeat device emissions loopholes

Following yesterday's hearing of the European Parliament’s inquiry committee on the car emissions scandal, the S&D Group calls for the committee to further investigate the abuse of existing...
S&Ds welcome plan to modernise EU railways but call for stronger protection of workers’ rights

S&Ds welcome plan to modernise EU railways but call for stronger protection of workers’ rights

After years of negotiations, the European Parliament and the Council of the EU have finally agreed on reforms to Europe's railway network so that there will be no more technical differences between...
No trade-off of transport workers' social rights for profit, say S&Ds, social dumping practices, S&D MEP Jens Nilsson, Ismail Ertug, MEP, fair working conditions for all workers in the transport sector, S&D MEP Guillaume Balas

No trade-off of transport workers' social rights for profit, say S&Ds

Transport is one of the most affected sectors by social dumping practices. This is why the Socialists and Democrats in the parliamentary transport committee today backed very specific measures to...
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S&Ds push for greater financial transparency on port services and operations

The transport committee of the European Parliament voted yesterday evening on a regulation aimed at modernising port services and operations and at creating framework conditions to attract investment...