Month: March 2020

Post-Covid-19 Social Europe – the EU must be tough and mature

The coronavirus crisis already marks a before and after in the approach and development of Social Europe. It even seems to have called into question the very construction of the EU. But, in the same way that, in the case of human beings, adversities bring out both their most negative characteristics and their most positive …

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We ask the European Commission for a mechanism to assist the self-employed to mitigate the effects of COVID-19

Together with socialist MEPs Alicia Homs and Lina Gálvez, I have asked the European Commission to design some assistance mechanism to assist European Union partners and European self-employed workers to mitigate the negative effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The measures being taken, such as confinement, together with the uncertainty of this situation, are leading …

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We ask the European Commission to protect SMEs from technology giants

Together with my colleague, MEP Lina Gálvez, I have asked the European Commission to protect small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from technology giants such as Amazon, which decided to pass on the digital tax to companies that use their platform to sell their products. We have warned that Amazon is increasing the commission fees they …

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