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Commission must put forward proposals to help protect whistle-blowers in the EU

The S&D Group has called on the European Commission to put forward new proposals to protect whistle-blowers in the EU exposing illegal or unethical

  • Evelyn Regner
  • Panama Papers
  • #TaxJustice
  • TaxJustice
  • Sergio Cofferati
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Proposals on corporate tax transparency are good but not good enough, say S&D Euro MPs

The European Commission's proposals on corporate tax transparency, unveiled today in Strasbourg, "are good but not good enough", say S&D Euro MPs. S&D

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  • TaxJustice
  • #TaxJustice
  • #panamapapers
  • Sergio Cofferati
  • Elisa Ferreira MEP
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Panama Papers: Pittella, S&D Group has ensured an extraordinary plenary discussion

The S&D Group has ensured that the Panama Papers are on the European Parliament's agenda for next week in Strasbourg. S&D Group president Gianni

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The VAT system in Europe has reached a breaking point. It is time for a change, say S&D Euro MPs

S&D Euro MPs today welcome the European Commission's action plan to change the VAT rules in order to eradicate € 50 billion of annual cross-border

  • #TaxJustice
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Weekly Update - 14 to 18 March 2016

Quote of the week by Gianni Pittella: It is everyone's duty to be involved in the battle to save Europe. At stake today is the end of Europe as a

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Weekly Update - 11/03/2016

Quote of the week The needs of women refugees have far too often been overlooked. Asylum is not gender neutral and our laws and policies must reflect

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Budget 2017: European Parliament ready to mobilise all means necessary to address refugee crisis

The European Parliament today backed a report outlining its priorities for the 2017 EU budget, which made clear the Parliament would fight to ensure

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S&D Group will not back extension of agreement with Philip Morris on illicit tobacco

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is against the extension of an agreement with Philip Morris that was designed to help tackle smuggling and

  • Inés Ayala Sender MEP
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Tax transparency: EU member states lack ambition yet again

S&D MEPs expressed their disappointment today that finance ministers from across the EU have once again missed the opportunity to put their promises

  • Emmanuel Maurel
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End of austerity: European Parliament calls for more investment, higher wages and less inequality to strengthen economic recovery

Led by Socialists & Democrats, the European Parliament adopted today three reports on the EU's economic policy priorities for 2016, decisively calling

  • Sergio Gutierrez Prieto
  • Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)
  • Catherine Stihler