PES - Party of European Socialists

Company Description

The Party of European Socialists (PES) brings together the Socialist, Social Democratic and Labour Parties of the European Union (EU). Its aims include:

  • the strengthening of the socialist and social democratic movement in the Union and throughout Europe;
  • the development of close working relationships between the national parties, the national parliamentary groups, the Parliamentary Group of the PES, PES Women, ECOSY, and other socialist and social democratic organisations;
  • the definition of common policies for the European Union; and
  • the adoption of a common manifesto for elections to the European Parliament.

 

Press Releases of this organisation

TITLE ORGANISATION DATE TOPIC
Failure is not an option: It’s time to move ahead with an EU-wide FTT PES - Party of European Socialists 16 Feb 2011
Conservative ECOFIN Council goes further down ‘austerity only’ dead end PES - Party of European Socialists 15 Feb 2011
EU single permit package would create a “Caste system” for workers PES - Party of European Socialists 08 Feb 2011
Barroso the bumbling mechanic to Merkel Sarkozy ‘austerity juggernaut’ PES - Party of European Socialists 07 Feb 2011 Euro & Finance
Right-Wing European Council set to “fuel debate and debate only fuel” - Formal energy and informal economic agenda criticised for lack of forward thinking PES - Party of European Socialists 03 Feb 2011 Energy
PES announce Budapest Media transparency meeting for March as Hungarian Prime Minister faces the European Parliament PES - Party of European Socialists 19 Jan 2011 EU Priorities 2020
Conservative leaders fundamentally mistaken in their claim that they do ‘everything required’ to stabilise the Eurozone, as Markets increase attacks PES - Party of European Socialists 17 Dec 2010 Euro & Finance
Eurobonds idea gaining in momentum as pressure on Merkel increases ahead of European Council PES - Party of European Socialists 15 Dec 2010 Euro & Finance
Eurobonds and a European Stability Agency are the GPS that the eurozone ship desperately needs PES - Party of European Socialists 13 Dec 2010 Euro & Finance
European Socialists' proposal on European agency to fix the eurozone gaining ground Conservatives make U-turn after yet more delays PES - Party of European Socialists 07 Dec 2010 EU Priorities 2020, Euro & Finance
European Socialists gather in Warsaw on ‘Renewal’ agenda PES - Party of European Socialists 02 Dec 2010
The Irish crisis shows that Conservatives have lost the plot Angela Merkel is a bad influence PES - Party of European Socialists 17 Nov 2010 Euro & Finance
PES call Commission’s Energy 2020 plan a charter for traditional energy companies European Socialists draw up alternative energy vision for 2050 PES - Party of European Socialists 10 Nov 2010 Energy, EU Priorities 2020
European Council outcome: Creating an EU of punishment and fear PES - Party of European Socialists 02 Nov 2010 EU Priorities 2020, Social Europe & Jobs
Socialist PMs call EU Economic Governance plans a ‘Blueprint for Austerity’ PES - Party of European Socialists 28 Oct 2010 EU Priorities 2020, Social Europe & Jobs
EU Commission Single Market proposals ‘not ambitious’ enough Too little is done for citizens says PES PES - Party of European Socialists 28 Oct 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
PES President calls for public debate with EPP President on how to confront the far right in Europe PES - Party of European Socialists 21 Oct 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
Party of European Socialists (PES) adopts stringent guidelines to counter the rise of the extreme right PES - Party of European Socialists 15 Oct 2010 EU Priorities 2020
PES to resist EU attempts to weaken public pensions as social network debates ‘risks’ in European Commission Green Paper Belgian Minister for Pensions contributes to debate PES - Party of European Socialists 13 Oct 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
EPP ‘must get its house in order’ as Bavarian Member Party leader makes racist statement PES - Party of European Socialists 12 Oct 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
PES announces national and European strategy for Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) on eve of first ‘Semeta Group’ Tax meeting PES - Party of European Socialists 12 Oct 2010
EPP hypocrisy as their Dutch Member Party climbs into bed with Wilders PES - Party of European Socialists 05 Oct 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
Commission Economic Governance proposal forgets that creating and saving jobs is the best indicator of recovery PES - Party of European Socialists 29 Sep 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
Reaction of PES Women to European Commission’s Gender Equality proposal PES - Party of European Socialists 22 Sep 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
Socialist PMs call for Economic Governance ‘that ensures fair growth’ PES - Party of European Socialists 15 Sep 2010 Euro & Finance, Social Europe & Jobs
EU institutions must stop ambiguity on Financial Transaction Tax and send a clear message PES - Party of European Socialists 08 Sep 2010
EU Finance Ministers must support taxes on banks and financial transactions PES - Party of European Socialists 06 Sep 2010
French Government anti – Roma drive is ‘debased populism’ PES - Party of European Socialists 27 Aug 2010 Social Europe & Jobs
Conservative Majority European Council wrong-headed ‘austerity only’ approach PES - Party of European Socialists 17 Jun 2010 EU Priorities 2020
“Let’s get Europe Working Again” PES - Party of European Socialists 17 Jun 2010 EU Priorities 2020, Social Europe & Jobs

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