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Derelict hospital ward with banner tax evasion kills

We need to ensure Paradise becomes Hell for tax fraudsters

Following new leaks on massive tax-evasion schemes on a global scale – the so-called Paradise Papers – the S&D Group is calling on EU governments to unblock major EU decisions on VAT reforms,...
EU and Latin American progressives join forces in Chile, GPF president, S&D MEP Enrique Guerrero Salom,

Pittella in South America: Europe and Latin America must go hand in hand to face global challenges

As of Monday, the President of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, will be on mission in Argentina, Uruguay and Chile to support and strengthen the political...
Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

S&D Times - This week's highlights and what's coming up.

Quote of the week Our family has to open the door to the movement against austerity, the Democrats who don’t want to follow the “Orbánisation” of the centre-right European People’s Party (EPP), the...
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E-Privacy: A victory for citizens’ interests over lobbying efforts of big business

The European Parliament in Strasbourg today voted in favour of starting negotiations with the Council and Commission over new rules to give citizens control over how their confidential information...
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S&Ds push for transparency and sustainability chapter in trade deals with Australia and New Zealand

The European Parliament will vote today on recommendations for the trade agreements with Australia and New Zealand. The Socialists and Democrats are especially pushing for transparent negotiations...
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S&Ds back new rules for a stable securitisation market in Europe

Under the leadership of S&D Euro MP Paul Tang, the European Parliament today gave its green light to common rules on securitisation in Europe and the creation of a European label (STS) that...