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New rules on the balance of business and private life

The European Parliament is working on new rules to help parents and carers better respond to challenges when seeking balance between business and private life. Better working conditions and parental leave would help parental workers and contribute to the equality of women and men with regard to their labor market opportunities. The employment rate of…
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Border security: screening travellers before they arrive in the EU

Travellers who don't need a visa will in the future be screened before they arrive in the EU using the European Travel Information and Authorisation System (Etias). The idea behind the screening is to detect criminals, terrorists or anyone else posing a risk before they arrive in the EU, which could start as early as…
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EU migrant crisis: facts and figures

The arrival of over one million asylum seekers and migrants to Europe in 2015 exposed serious flaws in the EU’s asylum system. Parliament has been working on proposals to create a fairer, more effective European asylum policy. The European Border and Coast Guard Agency collects data on illegal crossings of the EU's external borders registered…
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Number of MEPs to be reduced after EU elections in 2019

The European Parliament will shrink from 751 to 705 MEPs when the United Kingdom leaves the EU, leaving room for new countries that may join in the future. Besides reducing the European Parliament’s size from 751 to 705 elected representatives, a proposed re-distribution of seats, approved by the full House, will also place 46 of…
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