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European telecoms market

“European Council and Telecoms: Listen to the Parliament”

The European Parliament today voted on a report reviewing the result of the telecoms package. The Socialists and Democrats Group had hoped that the result of this package of directives, a balanced...
Michael Cashman, caste-based discrimination

S&Ds call for targeted action against caste-based discrimination

A large majority in the European Parliament today adopted a resolution on caste-based discrimination, calling on EU institutions and member states to take action against all forms of discrimination...
S&Ds broker agreement with pilots for fairly balanced flight and rest times

S&Ds broker agreement with pilots for fairly balanced flight and rest times

Today the European Parliament finally supported a regulation proposed by the Commission on the flying and rest time of pilots and cabin crew in Europe, after an agreement was reached this morning...
Saïd El Khadraoui: “Toetredingsonderhandelingen inzetten als drukkingsmiddel”

S&Ds support more regular tests for vehicles and call for further action on road safety

The European Parliament wants EU-wide minimum standards for vehicle checks and registration, as it made clear today in a plenary vote on three reports on roadworthiness for motor vehicles. The...
Connecting Europe: Smart investment in Europe s added-value infrastructures

Connecting Europe: Smart investment in Europe's added-value infrastructures

Today the Council and the European Parliament reached a deal on the Connecting Europe Facility , an EU programme that will help finance transport infrastructure, energy grids and pipelines, as well...