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S&Ds propose new framework for humanitarian visas, EU Visa Code, Tanja Fajon, asylum seekers, asylum, immigration, migration, lampedusa,

Kosovo a step closer to visa liberalisation with the EU

The S&D Group welcomes yesterday’s ratification of the Border Demarcation Agreement with Montenegro, by the Parliament of Kosovo. This means one of the main obstacles for the Kosovar citizens to...
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Parliament backs new rules to make EU political parties truly European

The European Parliament’s constitutional affairs committee today backed new rules to make the next EU elections more European. The committee voted on a series of measures regarding how European...
European Services e-card

Victory for social rights as S&Ds lead drive to reject European Services e-card

Today the Socialists and Democrats scored a victory for social rights after having successfully led the drive to reject the Commission’s proposal for an e-card in a vote in the internal market...
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It is high time to tax digital multinationals, long-term measures should remain our goal, say S&Ds

The S&D MEPs welcome Commissioner Moscovici's proposal to tax the giant tech companies where their revenues are generated in Europe in a move to prevent tax avoidance. The Socialists and...
Congratulations Udo Bullmann

S&D Group elects new Group President Udo Bullmann: Let’s renew social democracy together and promote change for all

Following an internal campaign, the S&D Group elected tonight with a strong majority Udo Bullmann as its new Group President. This election took place following the resignation of former Group...
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S&Ds warn that the increase in anti-vaccine movements poses a threat to public health

The increase of anti-vaccine movements, and vaccine-shortages in some European countries, poses a threat to the health of European citizens. The World Health Organisation (WHO) warns against the...