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EU backs rules to make online platforms fairer and more transparent

Negotiators from the European Parliament, Commission and Council agreed last night to new rules designed to make online platforms fairer and more

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S&Ds: No more to Glyphosate-kind cases in Europe. We ensured a more transparent and reliable authorisation system of potentially dangerous substances

Following the trilogue negotiations with the EU Council and the EU Commission, the European Parliament shadow rapporteur on the General food law

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Deal reached between EU Parliament and Council. S&Ds say NO MORE to 'Dieselgate' scandals, unfair competition goods and counterfeit goods sold in the EU

The European Parliament and the Council struck an important deal on the ‘Market Surveillance Regulation’ that outlines common rules for better checks

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EU finally backs S&D call for crackdown on precarious and zero hour contracts

Leading S&D MEPs welcomed new rules agreed yesterday that will help people working on precarious or zero hour contracts. The proposals were part of a

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New deal for consumers: S&Ds ensure better protection in the digital world

Today Socialists and Democrats in the internal market committee backed measures to reinforce existing consumer rights in the European Union and

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Parliament backs new laws to crack down on letterbox companies

The European Parliament today backed new rules governing how companies can move between EU member states. The right wing ECR Group had attempted to

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S&Ds: We had promised to get rid of unfair trade practices in the food supply chain. We did it for the first time in the EU’s history!

Following the agreement hammered out between the European Parliament and the Council in the inter-institutional negotiations on the abolition of

  • Paolo De Castro MEP
  • S&D MEP Marc Tarabella
  • food
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Fairness and transparency for business users of online platforms must be guaranteed, say S&Ds

The Socialists and Democrats backed today in the internal market and consumer protection committee a proposal to improve fairness and transparency for

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  • Christel Schaldemose MEP
  • Nicola Danti MEP
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S&Ds successfully set a cap of 19 cents per minute for intra-EU calls

Today, the European Parliament backed a deal reached with the EU Council for a new Electronic Communications Code. The aim is to update the existing

  • Marlene Mizzi MEP
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S&Ds push for higher quality rail services and more protection for passengers, especially those with disabilities

The Socialists and Democrats led today a large cross-party majority in the transport committee to improve the existing regulation on rail passengers’

  • Bogusław Liberadzki