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No trade-off of transport workers' social rights for profit, say S&Ds

Transport is one of the most affected sectors by social dumping practices. This is why the Socialists and Democrats in the parliamentary transport

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Pittella: EU cannot just be the guardian of fiscal discipline and lack any principles on refugee crisis

Following the summit held today in Paris among the European progressive leaders, the president of the S&D group, Gianni Pittella, stressed the

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S&Ds secure social rights and transparency in modernising EU port services

Today the European Parliament backed a reform of EU port services as proposed by the Socialists and Democrats, led by MEP Knut Fleckenstein. This was

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S&Ds: Terror attacks should not be used for political point scoring. PNR will be voted with data protection package

The S&D Group has criticised right wing groups in the European Parliament for using terror attacks to try and score political points. The Group

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S&Ds push for greater financial transparency on port services and operations

The transport committee of the European Parliament voted yesterday evening on a regulation aimed at modernising port services and operations and at

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S&Ds regret that EPP and Liberals vote against mobile workers’ rights and safety

Workers in the mobile transport sector deserve their rights and safety guaranteed just like any other worker. The Socialists and Democrats in the

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S&Ds outraged at the decision on new pollution limits for diesel cars

S&D Euro MPs are outraged at the decision taken by EU governments to increase the limits of emissions from diesel cars. Member states governments

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S&D Conference: Develop and Ensure the Future of European Seafarers

Develop and Ensure the Future of European Seafarers. Lucy Anderson and Isabelle Thomas, members of the S&D Group in the European Parliament, would

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Volkswagen scandal should be a turning point for EU car emissions, say S&D

During a plenary debate on the Volkswagen scandal, Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today demanded the Commission immediately

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S&D Euro MPs back the European citizens’ initiative on fair transport in Europe

Today, S&D Euro MPs gave their full support to the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) called “Fair transport Europe” which aims to end social and