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pCBCR: S&Ds stand ready to start negotiations tomorrow on crucial tax transparency tool

Reacting to the decision of the Competitiveness Council, to start negotiations with the European Parliament on public country-by-country reporting

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pCBCR: S&Ds call on EU ministers to finally heed citizens’ call for tax transparency of big businesses

Ahead of this Thursday’s meeting of the Competitiveness Council, the Socialists and Democrats Group urges EU ministers to give the green light for

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“Why are rich countries, like Australia, never blacklisted”? ask S&Ds as they condemn EU tax havens list for mainly targeting poor countries

Reacting to today’s approval of an up-dated EU black list of tax havens by EU foreign ministers, the Socialists and Democrats in the European

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MiFID: S&Ds reject conservatives’ deregulation push masquerading as Covid-19 crisis measure

The Socialists and Democrats are leading the drive to reject the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) Quick Fix in tomorrow’s vote in

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Europe’s Recovery Facility approved by Parliament. Now it’s time for member states to step up with national plans

Reacting to the European Parliament’s approval of the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), S&D MEP Costas Mavrides, negotiator on the file on

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The Recovery Fund is a stepping-stone for our common future, say S&Ds

The European Parliament will today give its final green light to Europe’s Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), a crucial tool worth the €672.5

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OpenLux: “EU transparency rules have revealed true scale of scandal, now we need laws to finally close EU tax havens”

Reacting to the OpenLux investigation published this morning, Aurore Lalucq, S&D spokesperson on tax matters, said: “Luxembourg is still a tax haven

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Enhancing ECB’s democratic legitimacy must accompany its rise to crucial crisis fighter, say S&Ds

Speaking ahead of a plenary debate with European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde on the European Parliament’s annual report 2020, the

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ETUI/ETUC conference: Towards a new socio-ecological contract, 3 to 5 February 2021

The need to effectively tackle global warming puts under pressure the existing industrial relations models in Europe. A new logic of sustainability

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Post-Brexit we must not allow a ‘Singapore-on-Thames’ at our border, say S&Ds, pushing for tougher criteria for EU’s tax haven list

Under the leadership of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament is set to adopt a proposal for greater transparency and stricter