There has been endless discussion in the news pages about the pressure on the euro, and even some wild talk about the end of the euro altogether, with a return to individual currencies. The discussion has been political, but business voices have been quiet on the issue – perhaps because most European businesses know that … Read More
Over 1000 PES Member Party MP’s sign up for European Tax on speculation in overwhelming show of support “Just think of how many millions of ordinary Europeans these 1000 Socialist and Social Democrat MPs represent and compare that to the handful of financial market speculators who are causing so much damage” (21 June, 2011, Brussels) … Read More
The Labour Movement for Europe and PES activists making the case for an FTT on EU Level and a stronger European and Global dimension in Labour’s new winning narrative.
This campain for decent work and decent working time launches its new website in June 2011. The campaign makes the case for synchronised free time to lobby the EU during the Review of the working time directive. The European Sunday Alliance is a network of national Sunday Alliances, trade unions, civil society organizations and religious … Read More
In the midst of a crisis that threatens the very existence of the euro, the EU is about to take decisions that will seriously affect the future of Europe and its economy. The so-called economic governance package, now on the table, is an unprecedented challenge to the basic values and principles that underlie our shared … Read More
The GuardianMEPs criticise 'disproportionate' use of European arrest warrantsThe GuardianLabour MEP, Claude Moraes and Liberal Democrat MEP, Baroness Ludford asked: "How is the commission going to guarantee that disproportionate use of the…
Interested in doing an internship at the PES? Internships will last from September 2011 to January 2012. The PES offers an indepth experience in European politics, specifically in the european policy unit, communications unit, secretary …