About: Philip Cordery

Minimum wage debate in EU centres on social dumping, ‘fair pay’

Germany’s adoption of a minimum wage in 2015 and the EU’s repeated talks over posted workers have paved the way for the adoption of a European minimum wage. But political resistance in some quarters is still strong. EURACTIV France reports.
EU Elections 2014 28-01-2015

French Socialists inspired by Syriza victory

After observing the rise of the radical left in Greece with suspicion, France's Socialists have extended a warm welcome to Alexis Tsipras following his election victory. EURACTIV France reports
Sergei Stanishev
Elections 26-09-2014

PES to hold congress and seek successor to Stanishev

The Party of European Socialists (PES) will convene a congress in early 2015 and will seek a new leader to replace Sergei Stanishev, Philip Cordery, a French Socialist MP who has long served in Brussels as Secretary General of PES, told EURACTIV.
EU Priorities 2020 22-05-2012

François Hollande will lead Europe into a new era

François Hollande has brought 'growth' into the political discourse, but now he needs to deliver on his promise and convince EU leaders to get out of the current immobility, writes Party of European Socialists general secretary, Philip Cordery.