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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

  • #TaxJustice
  • Peter Simon MEP
  • Jeppe Kofod MEP
  • Pervenche Berès MEP
  • tax
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This Week in Strasbourg | Whistleblowers, Workers' Rights, Glyphosate, EU Budget and More...

Fighting for freedom, protecting whistle-blowers, saving workers' lives, providing resources for growth and jobs, phasing out glyphosate, fighting

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Gianni Pittella & Kathleen Van Brempt: We want a special parliamentary pesticides committee to avoid Monsanto Papers in the future

This morning the president of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament requested the setting up of a special committee to shed light on

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Jeppe Kofod on the Conclusions of the Panama Papers Inquiry Committee

An end to the unanimity rule on tax decisions at EU level, a shift from secrecy to transparency, the establishment of an EU scrutiny mechanism on

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S&Ds win a big parliamentary victory to phase out glyphosate

Led by the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament today passed a resolution refusing the 10-year glyphosate licence renewal proposed by the

  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Pavel Poc MEP
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European Parliament backs EU-wide protection for whistleblowers

The European Parliament today backed a proposal to create a horizontal framework for EU-wide protections for whistleblowers who expose misconduct.

  • tax
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S&Ds: Updated rules on fertilizers are a step towards circular economy

Today the European Parliament voted on a report to update rules on fertilizer products. In line with our commitment to bring about a circular economy

  • Marc Tarabella
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S&Ds make public health the priority and want the EU to phase out glyphosate

The Socialists and Democrats in the environment and health committee in the European Parliament today voted on a resolution to phase out glyphosate

  • climate
  • Miriam Dalli MEP
  • Pavel Poc MEP
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Panama Papers investigation shows maladministration and breach of EU law, say S&D MEPs

An end to the unanimity rule on tax decisions at EU level, a shift from secrecy to transparency, the establishment of an EU scrutiny mechanism on

  • tax
  • Jeppe Kofod MEP
  • Tax Havens
  • Peter Simon MEP
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Pittella: Everything possible must be done to find those responsible for death of Daphne Caruana Galizia

Following the murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, S&D Group president Gianni Pittella said: “The murder of the Maltese journalist

  • #TaxJustice
  • whistle-blowers
  • tax