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S&Ds say: No special treatment advocated by EPP-ECR-ENF alliance for MEPs in case of fraud suspicion.

The S&D Group welcomes the adoption in plenary today of the report on the revision of Regulation concerning investigations conducted by the European

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S&Ds: We call for a stronger EU 2020 Budget on Youth and Climate that lives up to citizens’ expectations and tackles global challenges

The plenary of the EU Parliament has voted in favour of the report on the guidelines for the 2020 Budget - Section III. It sets out the main political

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S&Ds: geographical imbalance in the EIB investments policy and its incapacity to implement microcredits in third countries is unacceptable

With the approval of the today resolution on ‘the Annual Report 2017 control of the financial activities of the European Investment Bank (EIB)’ , the

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S&Ds: The EU is not a business club. No government can violate our common values without suffering the consequences

Today, with the approval of the ´Protection of the Union´s budget in case of generalised deficiencies as regards the rule of law in the Member States´

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S&Ds: By refusing to modify its budget plan, the Italian government destroys its credibility and mutual trust in the EU

Following the decision by the Italian government not to change its budgetary targets, despite the possibility of EU sanctions, the vice-president of

  • tax
  • Mercedes Bresso
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Parliament backs new rules to crack down on money laundering and organised crime

The European Parliament’s civil liberties, justice and home affairs committee, today backed two reports designed to make it harder for organised

  • tax
  • Emilian Pavel MEP
  • whistle-blowers
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S&Ds: the European Parliament voted for the Budget 2019 and to overturn the Council’s selfishness and buck-passing attitude

Following the vote today in plenary and the adoption of the European Parliament negotiation position on the Budget 2019, general rapporteur and S&D

  • Daniele Viotti
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Public Country-by-Country-reporting: last chance for Council to act on tax transparency

Ahead of a decisive technical meeting, S&D Euro MPs are calling on the EU Council to unblock the negotiations on corporate tax transparency. They

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  • LuxLeaks
  • Hugues Bayet MEP
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The budgetary proposal for EU investment in strategic infrastructure lacks coherence and ambition, says Kathleen Van Brempt

Today the European Commission presented its budgetary proposal for the strategic infrastructures in the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for

  • Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF)
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The eurozone needs a real budget, not a token effort, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today expressed their disappointment with the Commission’s proposals on a budget for the

  • tax
  • European Stability Mechanism (ESM)
  • European Stabilisation Fund (ESF)