IP/15/4763  13-04-2015 - Employment and social situation: Quarterly review shows a broadening recovery amid widespread challenges 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 April 2015 The economic situation in the EU has started gradually improving nearly two years ago, and most Member States have recently registered positive GDP growth. Employment has started picking up, with improvements now materialising in most sectors.
STATEMENT/15/4742  07-04-2015 - International Roma Day: Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, Commissioner Thyssen , Commissioner Jourová and Commissioner Creţu 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 07 April 2015 Statement of Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová and Corina Creţu on the occasion of International Roma day, Wednesday 8 April : "The European Union is founded on the principles of equality before the law and non-discrimination: values enshrined in the...
SPEECH/15/4726  30-03-2015 - Intervention of Commissioner Thyssen at the Integration Segment of the Economic and Social Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 30 March 2015 Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility United Nations Economic and Social Council 2015 Integration Segment, New York Commenting on the Jobs, Growth and Investment package contributions to job creation, Marianne Thyssen said: The...
SPEECH/15/4716  27-03-2015 - Tackling youth unemployment: a top priority 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Rome, 27 March 2015 Speech by Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, at Conference on the Youth Guarantee organised by the Lazio Region Ladies and gentlemen, The new Commission has made jobs and growth a top...
IP/15/4667  26-03-2015 - Employment: Commission refers Belgium to Court for refusing certificates of workers affiliated in another Member State 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2015 The European Commission has decided to refer Belgium to the Court of Justice for refusing to recognise mobile workers' documents certifying that they pay social security in another Member State.
MEMO/15/4676  24-03-2015 - European Court of Auditors report on the Youth Guarantee – comment from the Commission 
European Commission - Commission - Fact Sheet European Brussels, 24 March 2015 The Commission welcomes the report published by the Court of Auditors today on the Youth Guarantee, to which the European Commission has provided a reply, which underlines the timely and appropriate support which the Commission provided to the Member States in...
IP/15/4633  19-03-2015 - Tripartite Social Summit: focus on jobs, growth and investment for Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 March 2015 At the Tripartite Social Summit this morning, EU leaders and social partners focused on jobs, growth and investment priorities for Europe. The participants in the Social Summit discussed the analysis of the Member States's economic situation contained in the Country Reports...
MEMO/15/4563  05-03-2015 - Questions and Answers: What is the EU doing for women's rights and gender equality? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 05 March 2015 What do the EU Treaties say about gender equality? The Treaty of Rome in 1957 already included the principle of equal pay for equal work. (Article 119 EEC, then 141 EC, now Article 157 TFEU).
SPEECH/15/4565  05-03-2015 - Closing remarks by Marianne Thyssen at the High Level Conference "A New Start for Social dialogue" 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 05 March 2015 Ladies and gentlemen, It is truly a pleasure to see you all here together in Brussels and to witness the quality of today's discussions. It is my honour to present to you some of the main elements discussed...
IP/15/4542  04-03-2015 - Social dialogue in Europe: together for a new start 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 04 March 2015 Tomorrow the European Commission will organise, in Brussels, a High-Level Conference bringing together leaders of European and national employers' and workers' organisations, Members of the European Parliament and representatives from the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU.