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S&Ds back proposals to strengthen the supervision of financial markets

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today welcomed the European Commission’s plan to reform the micro-prudential supervisory

  • European Banking Authority (EBA)
  • tax
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Commission's New Skills Agenda: access to quality education and training must be a social right for all say S&Ds

The European Parliament today backed an S&D-led report on a New Skills Agenda for Europe, which stresses the need to upgrade European education and

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Gianni Pittella on the State of the European Union SOTEU

Gianni Pittella on the State of the European Union SOTEU

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More investment needed to boost a sustainable recovery of the European economy, say S&Ds

Negotiators from the Parliament and the Council struck a political deal last night to extend the European investment plan until 2020, with the aim of

  • #EuropeTogether
  • S&D MEP Udo Bullmann
  • social
  • climate
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S&D Group secures €500 million to tackle youth unemployment

The European Parliament today backed an S&D Group initiative to make an extra €500 million available to tackle youth unemployment across Europe. The

  • schoolofdemocracy
  • #SocialRights
  • social
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Gianni Pittella ahead of the State of the Union

Ahead of Juncker's State of the Union, our leader Gianni Pittella shares what is on his mind while thinking about tomorrow's speech.

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S&Ds: Hotspots are not the solution to the refugee crisis. Safe routes and relocation are the answer!

A special report by the European Court of Auditors on migration hotspots was presented today in the European Parliament's committee on budgetary

  • asylum
  • #EuwakeUp
  • Caterina Chinnici MEP
  • Inés Ayala Sender MEP
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S&Ds call on G20 leaders to deliver on global tax justice

Ahead of the two-day G20 summit starting tomorrow in Hamburg, the Socialists and Democrats call on the leaders to deliver on global challenges such as

  • Climate change
  • S&D MEP
  • tax fraud
  • women
  • social
  • tax
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S&Ds back fund to mobilise 44 billion for investments in Africa and the EU’s neighbourhood

The Socialists and Democrats voted today in the plenary in favour of the Commission’ proposal for a European Fund for Sustainable Development (EFSD)

  • #4Africa
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EU budget 2018: fresh money needed for growth, jobs and migration

The S&D Group voted on the Parliament's draft EU budget for 2018, which calls for more funding to boost growth, enhance cohesion and tackle the many

  • Daniele Viotti
  • social