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Better enforcing posted workers’ rights

Workman inspecting roof © EU

16/04/2014

Employment and social rights

Workers posted abroad temporarily to provide services would be better protected by a draft law already informally agreed with the Council, and endorsed by Parliament.

 
 

Special coverage

The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The European Union has been responding to the global economic crisis through actions on different levels.

 
Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

The multiannual financial framework (MFF, formerly ‘financial perspectives’) is a spending plan that translates the EU priorities into financial terms.

 
Croatia joins the EU

Croatia joins the EU

On the 1 July 2013, Croatia became the 28th member of the EU.

 
EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

 
 

Latest press releases and statements

Updated Fact sheet on EU-Ukraine relationspdfChoose translations of the previous link 

External relations and foreign affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS) | 17/04/2014 20:01

Remarks by Catherine Ashton following the Geneva meeting on UkrainepdfChoose translations of the previous link 

External relations and foreign affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS) | 17/04/2014 19:39

Geneva Statement on UkrainepdfChoose translations of the previous link 

External relations and foreign affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS) | 17/04/2014 18:49

Famagusta Good Friday service sends symbolic message of reconciliation, says Androulla VassiliouChoose translations of the previous link 

Culture, education and youth, European Commission | 17/04/2014 17:54

Statement by Catherine Ashton on the Legislative and Presidential Elections in Guinea BissaupdfChoose translations of the previous link 

External relations and foreign affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS) | 17/04/2014 17:30

Press release - Human rights: North Korea; persecution in Pakistan; vulnerable groups in Syria

External relations and foreign affairs, European Parliament | 17/04/2014 16:35

Antitrust: Commission welcomes Parliament vote to facilitate damages claims by victims of antitrust violationsChoose translations of the previous link 

Economy, finance, tax and competition, European Commission | 17/04/2014 14:27

Press release - Series of events from end of seventh EP term to constitution of new EP

Institutional affairs, European Parliament | 17/04/2014 13:02

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18/04/2014 07:16

Quadrilateral Talks on Ukraine in Geneva: extracts from the press conference by Catherine ASHTON, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, and John KERRY, US Secretary of State:

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18/04/2014 07:11

Debates on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law: Pakistan- recent cases of persecution - Syria - situation of certain vulnerable communities - Situation in North Korea

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18/04/2014 07:09

Vote on EU sanctions against Russia following the latest developments in eastern Ukraine: extracts from the vote

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18/04/2014 07:08

Vote on Shipments of waste: extracts from the vote on the report Bart STAES (Greens/EFA, BE)

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18/04/2014 07:04

Martin SCHULZ, EP President meets with Petro POROSHENKO, Candidate for Presidential elections in Ukraine: arrival and roundtable- extracts from the press point

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18/04/2014 07:00

Shipments of waste: extracts from the debate on the report by Bart STAES (Greens, BE)

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Quadrilateral Talks on Ukraine in Geneva: bilateral meeting between Catherine ASHTON, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, and John KERRY, US Secretary of State:

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Plenary's out: It's au revoir to some familiar faces

17/04/2014 18:45

Following final votes on rules to punish EU budget fraudsters and prevent future migrant tragedies at sea, we join MEPs as they bid goodbye to the 2009-2014 term.

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Nature's foe: Europe's plastic bag use to be culled

17/04/2014 18:45

Man’s addiction to plastic bags is polluting the environment and killing wildlife, but it’s now under fire with new rules to slash use by 80% in 5 years.

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An EYE for hearing young people

17/04/2014 09:41

Ahead of Parliament's special European Youth Event 9-11 May, online contributors and MEPs Karas and Podimata grapple with the topics topping the event's agenda.

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Basic banking / Invasive alien species / 100 years after WW1

16/04/2014 19:22

On a day when plenary reflects on WW1 and Europe's future, MEPs approve measures to combat invasive species and facilitate new open-for-all basic bank accounts.

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Safety first…but not quite yet

16/04/2014 19:11

MEPs want to strengthen product safety across the EU, but member state objections over a mandatory “made-in” labelling requirement could stall reforms.

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The din over Europe’s skies: should airports be forced to lower aircraft noise pollution?

16/04/2014 18:14

Two MEPs take opposing stances on new EU airport rules that may increase, not decrease, noise levels.

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EC Midday press briefing of 16/04/2014

16/04/2014 12:49

Recorded cutaways:

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Urging the EU to speak the same language on its multi-year budget

16/04/2014 11:56

Parliament had the last say in a hard-won 2014-2020 budget deal with the Council assures MEP Ivailo Kalfin, but he also calls for more focus on political goals in future.

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