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Sajjad : European Parliament needs to be even more transparent

The Advisory Committee on the Code of Conduct for MEPs held a meeting today in the European Parliament, during its last Plenary Session of the Parliament.  Sajjad, is currently Chair of the Advisory Committee which has been instrumental in making it compulsory for MEPs to declare their financial interests on-line. During the meeting  Sajjad … [Read More...]

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Sajjad backs women of Kashmir to bring peace to the region

Sajjad this week played a key part in promoting the role of Kashmiri women in a powerful conference held in the European Parliament in Brussels. He said women could be ‘the key factor in promoting peace in the region’. The conference was hailed as a step in the right direction, with many of the speakers being influential women from Kashmir, such … [Read More...]

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Prime Minister joins Sajjad to celebrate the British Asian community

Prime Minister David Cameron was welcomed back to Manchester and introduced on stage by Sajjad at an event in Manchester to celebrate the British Asian community. Saj hosted the prestigious ceremony which included over 1200 guests from local youth organisations to the High Commissioner of Pakistan. The Prime Minister highlighted the importance … [Read More...]

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Sajjad’s Key Audit Reforms Pass Final Hurdle

Key legislation on audit reform, driven through the European Parliament by Sajjad, received its final seal of approval from the European Parliament in Brussels this week. Sajjad expressed his great satisfaction as the European Parliament voted in favour of the new legal framework established by his report. The legislation will open-up the EU … [Read More...]

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Saj – “Call Farage for what he is”

Writing for the Conservatives Europe Group Spring Newsletter, Sajjad has hit out at UKIP MEP's  poor record of service to their electors and their country.       … [Read More...]

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Sajjad to chair European Parliament ethics committee

North West Conservative MEP, Sajjad Karim, has been appointed Chairman of the European Parliament watchdog body which was set up to stop unethical behaviour by MEPs. The Conservative Legal Affairs spokesperson will lead the European Parliament Advisory Committee on the Conduct of Members which is responsible for ensuring all MEPs follow the … [Read More...]

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Saj: Standing up for our famers and countryside

Ahead of this week's National Farmer's Union Conference, Sajjad  met with Cheshire farmers at Acton Bridge. Accompanied by Graham Evans MP, the discussion with local NFU members included a wide variety of issues currently facing the agricultural industry and our rural communities. Conservative MEPs were recently closely involved in the long and … [Read More...]