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EU should set 2030 targets for materials use and consumption footprint, MEPs say
The European Parliament's Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety has called for science-based binding 2030 EU targets for materials use and consumption...
European Parliament President warns of return of ‘demon of antisemitism’
David Sassoli has warned that the lessons of history are being forgotten, as the world marks Holocaust Remebrance Day, 76 years since the Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp was...
Labour MEP Josianne Cutajar meets Vestager over EU strategy for SMEs
MEP Josianne Cutajar steps up the effort towards Europe’s implementation of its SME Strategy
Bosses will have to answer for discriminatory actions against employees who ‘disconnect after work’
Reverse burden of proof means employers have to answer for accusation by employees who feel discriminated against when they are punished for refusing to work after-hours
Sant votes against report on Europe-wide minimum tax rates
Labour MEP says he will not support “disproportionate proposals for tax harmonisation” 
Human rights and COVID-19: MEPs denounce measures taken by authoritarian regimes
Several authoritarian regimes have used the pandemic to justify exacerbated measures aimed at weakening democratic principles and fundamental freedoms


MEPs demand significantly tighter EU sanctions against Russia

Sanction Russian officials involved in the decision to imprison Alexei Navalny...

Sanction Russian officials involved in the decision to...

EU tax haven blacklist not catching the worst offenders

“By calling the EU list of tax havens ‘confusing and...

“By calling the EU list of tax havens...

Alfred Sant questions lack of transparency on EU joint COVID-19 vaccine strategy

Alfred Sant on COVID-19 vaccine: ‘If needed, to win the war, all private goods become public’

Alfred Sant on COVID-19 vaccine: ‘If needed, to win...

New US President: MEPs hope for a new dawn in transatlantic ties

 “Europe now has a friend in the White House and is ready for a new...

 “Europe now has a friend in the White House and...

European Parliament to vote on Agius Saliba ‘right to disconnect’ report

Labour MEP Alex Agius Saliba says millions of European workers deserve to have the right to disconnect

Labour MEP Alex Agius Saliba says millions of European...