Showing posts with label unemployment. Show all posts
Showing posts with label unemployment. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Despite Falling Unemployment in the UK, Poverty High and Rising

severe poverty experienced by children in schools
Official British government figures reveal a drop in the number of people out of work but the cost of living is not matched by earnings. This price gap exposes the reality for many people for whom poverty is a reality and political rhetoric is just cheap talk.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Germany to add 600,000 jobs in 2018: study

650,000 new positions created in 2017
Germany's labor market will be marked by enduring strength in 2018, the newspaper Neue Passauer Press reported on Tuesday, with reference to a study by the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK).

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Spain prepares for second general election in six months

Spain’s second general election in six months is pitting voters hungry for change in a country with sky-high unemployment against those who fear this change would worsen Spain's situation.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Switzerland rejects guaranteed income proposal in national referendum

The Swiss appear to have voted down a plan for the government to pay citizens a guaranteed income whether or not they are employed.

The proposal would have forced the government to pay each citizen the equivalent of nearly 1,800 euros, or about $2,045, each month.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Greece blames EU, IMF for impasse in debt talks

 Greece and its creditors on Tuesday (May 5) ruled out any bailout deal to avoid bankruptcy at a crunch meeting next week, with Athens blaming divisions between the EU and IMF for blocking an agreement.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

UN study predicts rising global unemployment due to slower growth, inequality, turbulence


UN, 20 January 2015 – An extra 10 million people worldwide are likely to be unemployed by 2019, a new United Nations report has said today, pointing to slower growth, widening inequalities and economic turbulence as reasons behind the trend.

Monday, December 22, 2014

European Commission Plans $980 Mln Investment in Greece by 2020

18 new EU investment programs to help Greece out of a financial crisis by creating jobs and other opportunities for economic development have been approved by the European Commission, Monday's press release by the Commission states.

Monday, September 8, 2014

"EU is moving target that we must follow" (Serbia's EU accession negotiating team)

BELGRADE -- As a country in membership negotiations with the EU, Serbia must align not only with its legal framework and practice, but also the Union’s new developments...

This is what head of Serbia's EU accession negotiating team Tanja Miščević wrote in an op-ed published in the Belgrade-based daily Danas.

“The Union is a moving target that we must follow as we need to be aware that we will become its member in the circumstances that the Union itself will be in at that moment,” Miščević said.

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