The longest sending-off in football history

19 Mar 2014
Last week (Thursday 13 March), Uli Hoeness, the former Germany international and president of Bayern Munich, was convicted of tax fraud to the tune of more 27€ million. The prosecutor, calling this a particularly grave case of tax evasion, urged for... Read more

Time to talk about minimum wages!

13 Mar 2014, keywords :
This week (12 March 2014), CESI’s Presidium met in Brussels to discuss how minimum wages in Europe are key to ensuring protection for all in society. Members also discussed an initiative aimed at promoting to free movement of healthcare workers.

CESI and DBwV: deepening cooperation for soldiers’ rights

6 Mar 2014
This week, CESI President Romain Wolff and Secretary General Klaus Heeger welcomed the federal president of the Deutscher BundeswehrVerband DBwV (German Federal Armed Forces Association) Lieutenant Colonel André Wüstner, as well as other high ranking... Read more

“More trade with the US cannot come at the cost of citizens’ rights – they are not for sale!” CESI speaks to…Nadja Hirsch MEP

6 Mar 2014, keywords :
With the European Parliament elections 12 weeks away (22-25 May 2014), it is important that CESI’s affiliates are well informed about MEPs’ work. CESI is speaking to MEPs working in the Employment and Social Affairs Committee and beyond to keep you... Read more

Don’t tax public services: citizens need them!

28 Feb 2014, keywords :
The European Commission is in the midst of reviewing current VAT rules on the public sector. In answering to a Commission consultation, CESI is clear that simplification of regulation can in no way be at the expense of the quality of public services,... Read more