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MEPs call for full assessment of the summer-time directive

In a resolution adopted on Thursday, MEPs called for a thorough assessment of current biannual time change and,...
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MEPS should be directly elected by citizens, says Alfred Sant

“Members of the European Parliament should be directly elected by citizens and not through their position on party...
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Parliament votes to end the barriers to cross-border online shopping

The European Parliament has voted to end barriers to cross-border online shopping, meaning that buyers will be able...
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EP to keep fighting to protect rights of EU-UK citizens affected by Brexit

In a hearing on Thursday, MEPs of the Civil Liberties, Employment and Petitions committees underlined that they will...
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MEPs to assess progress on post-Brexit citizens’ rights

The European Parliament has said that progress in the talks on the post-Brexit rights of EU citizens in...
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Pesticides: European Parliament to set up special committee

The European Parliament political leaders have given the green-light for a special committee of 30 members on a...
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Brexit: MEPs voice their concern over the UK government’s priorities

MEPs have said that the hardest part of Brexit negotiations are yet to come and cautioned the UK...
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EC Directive to improve transparency and predictability of working conditions

The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a new Directive for more transparent and predictable working conditions...
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Macron’s proposals on internet giants are not in Malta’s interests – Sant

Maltese MEP Alfred Sant told FRANCE 24 that, “the French President’s proposals on internet giants operating in Europe...
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Glyphosate phase-out demanded by MEPs, with full ban by end 2022

MEPS have demanded a ban household use of glyphosate now, and agricultural use by the end of 2022....
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MEPs want stronger privacy rules for online communications

MEPs are calling for EU privacy law to be updated as protection for citizens, which will cover new...
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EU countries fail to fight money laundering and tax evasion – Committee

The European Parliament committee of inquiry into the “Panama Papers” leaks has concluded that, “some EU member states...
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Cheaper phone calls to other EU countries in proposed update of rules

According to a draft law approved on Monday during a European Parliament Plenary Session, long-distance intra-EU calls should...
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EU and UK need deal and good working relationship after Brexit – Sant

Maltese MEP Alfred Sant has been interviewed in Brussels by UK Channel 4 journalist Georg Von Harrach, on...
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