IP/14/843  22-07-2014 - Employment: Commission proposes €700,000 from Globalisation Fund to help redundant workers in the carpentry sector in Spain 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 The European Commission has proposed to provide Spain with €700,000 from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 400 workers made redundant in the carpentry and joinery sector in the Castilla y León region to find new jobs.
STATEMENT/14/229  17-07-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Andor on Microsoft's announcement of large-scale job cuts 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 17 July 2014 Statement László Andor, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, learned about Microsoft's plans for corporate restructuring and dismissal of several thousands of workers worldwide, including in several EU Member States (primarily in Hungary and Finland), during an informal joint meeting of EU...
SPEECH/14/547  16-07-2014 - Statement on Youth Employment 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 16 July 2014 President, Honourable Members, In his inaugural address two weeks ago in Strasbourg, the President of the European Parliament outlined to this Assembly what he sees as the...
IP/14/826  11-07-2014 - Youth Employment Initiative: €1.1 billion of EU money to tackle youth unemployment in Italy 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 July 2014 The European Commission has adopted today the national Operational Programme for the implementation of the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) in Italy. This is the second YEI Operational Programme adopted by the European Commission, after the first in France last month (IP/14/622), as...
IP/14/825  11-07-2014 - Employment: Commission proposes €960,000 from Globalisation Fund to help redundant bar and restaurant workers in Spain 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 July 2014 The European Commission has proposed to mobilise the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 280 workers made redundant in the food and beverage service sector in Aragón (Spain) to find new jobs.
MEMO/14/470  10-07-2014 - July infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 July July In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
SPEECH/14/542  10-07-2014 - Opportunities and Challenges in the Croatian labour market 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Croatian Chamber of Economy Brussels, 10 July 2014 Minister, Ladies and gentlemen, My greetings to all and my thanks to Minister Mrsić, Ms Martinović, and Mr Juričić, for inviting me to this event in this...
IP/14/784  08-07-2014 - Youth Employment Initiative: Commission and Member States meet to speed up implementation of €6bn euro dedicated fund 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 July 2014 Experts from the European Commission and Member States are meeting in Brussels on 11th July to accelerate the programming arrangements and practical implementation of the Youth Employment Initiative at a special seminar organised by the Commission.
MEMO/14/466  08-07-2014 - EU measures to tackle youth unemployment 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 July 2014 What is the current situation? 5.2 million young people were unemployed in the EU-28 area in May 2014. This represents an unemployment rate of 22.2% (23.3% in the euro area).
IP/14/779  07-07-2014 - Working time: Commission proposes rules for inland waterway workers based on a social partner agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 The European Commission has presented a proposal setting specific rules on working time for the inland waterway transport sector. This proposal would implement the agreement reached by EU-level representatives of employers and employees in this sector.