Yesterday’s vote (4 July) in the European Parliament extends the EC proposal for public country-by-country reporting -CBCR- by large multinationals to all their operations worldwide, not just those in the EU.
Jul. 05, 2017
Jun. 29, 2017
Unions, civil society and ten thousands to G20: we need fair trade, social and climate justice and more democracy
The leaders of the G20 will meet for their annual meeting, 7-8 July in Hamburg. Trade unions and civil society will be present to underline their demands for Another World.
Jun. 09, 2017
The European Commissioner for development and aid is pushing for private sector involvement via PPPs in development and aid policy.
May. 31, 2017
The European Union is currently debating proposals to make corporate tax more transparent, making it clearer if a multinational is paying tax where it should be.
May. 23, 2017
This year’s Country Specific Recommendations represent another missed opportunity to give the European economy a boost with a significant increase in public investment.
Mar. 07, 2017
EPSU’s NEA Committee, consisting of affiliates from central government and EU institutions, reiterated its support for legal protection of whistleblowers across the EU when meeting in Brussels on 3 March.
Dec. 22, 2016
The LuxLeaks whistleblowers, Antoine Deltour and Raphaël Halet, have faced another day in court.
Dec. 19, 2016
The main discussion centered around pay. Many workers, including public service workers have not seen decent pay increases over many years.