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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 reiterated its support for PNR to be voted...
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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 creating framework conditions to attract investment...
S&Ds regret that EPP and Liberals vote against mobile workers’ rights and safety, Transport Social Package, Ismail Ertug,

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 transport committee of the European Parliament this...
S&Ds outraged at the decision on new pollution limits for diesel cars, S&D Group vice-president responsible for sustainable development, Kathleen van Brempt, VW scandal, S&D Group spokesperson responsible for sustainable development, Matthias Groote, Real

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 representatives today decided on new limits for...
Volkswagen scandal should be a turning point for EU car emissions, say S&D, Kathleen Van Brempt, Nitrogen Oxide (NOx), Pollution, Pollutants, health damage, independent EU-Type Approval Authority, Real Driving Emissions (RDE) test, electrification of the

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 launch a EU-wide investigation to identify defeat...

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 wage dumping practices in the sector, for...