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S&Ds welcome agreement to end roaming charges and guarantee net neutrality

The European Parliament’s negotiators reached a provisional deal with member states on the Telecoms Single Market which sets the date of the end of

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"Reinforced trade, investments and tourism with China will boost European economy and employment" say S&Ds

Following the meeting held in Shanghai with Shang Yuying, DG of Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce, the S&D delegation praised the

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S&Ds propose new framework for "humanitarian visas"

The Socialists & Democrats Group in the European Parliament has called for a new system to ensure humanitarian visas are issued faster and within a

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The European Union sets limits on land-grown biofuels used for transport

Today in the European Parliament, the Socialists and Democrats Group backed a review of existing legislation on biofuels, even though the outcome of

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  • Environment
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S&D Euro MPs say "yes" to a life saving device in all cars

Today, S&D Euro MP, Olga Sehnalová, led a cross-party majority on a proposal to equip all new cars with an emergency system, to save hundreds of lives

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Limits to megatrucks and use of better cabins will improve safety on EU roads

The European Parliament today endorsed an agreement with member states to put an end to cross-border transport with the so-called 'megatrucks' or

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S&D MEPs voiced concerns about appalling social conditions in low-cost airlines

Today, leading members of the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament expressed their support to the pilot strike against appalling

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S&Ds welcome comprehensive approach to build a much-needed Energy Union

Socialists and Democrats today expressed their full commitment to closely work with the Commission to implement its strategy for an Energy Union. It

  • Climate change
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EU-wide traffic-offence information exchange will improve road safety across Europe

For the first time, the 28 EU member states will soon be able to exchange on traffic offenders and to pursue fines back home, even when the offence

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The end of the tunnel for the eCall emergency device

As of the end of March 2018, all new types of cars and light commercial vehicles will be equipped with an eCall device that will automatically dial