Employment

04 September 2017

New and improved car emissions tests become mandatory on 1 September

Published : Mon, 04 Sep 2017 As of 1 September 2017, new car models will have to pass new and more reliable emissions tests in real driving conditions ("Real Driving Emissions" – RDE) as well as an improved laboratory test ("World ...
02 June 2017

Commissioner Thyssen represented the EU at the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers` Meeting

Labour and employment ministers of G20 economies have met in Bad Neuenahr on 18-19 May to draw up recommendations for making labour markets future-proof, productive and fair. The EU was represented by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen.
Unemployment and inactivity of young people – do we see progress and the right policy responses?
23 May 2017

Unemployment and inactivity of young people – do we see progress and the right policy responses?

This 'Evidence in focus' on the 2017 Joint Employment Report, adopted on 3 March 2017 by the EPSCO Council, and its Scoreboard of Key Employment and Social Indicators looks at policy efforts to address challenges for young people, including unemployment a...
21 April 2017

Blueprint for sectoral cooperation on skills in tourism: enhancing the image of careers in the tourism sector

Published : Fri, 21 Apr 2017 Mon, 12 Jun 2017 The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) has just published the call for tender on "Blueprint for sectoral cooperation on skills in tourism: enhancing the image of ca...
11 April 2017

Commission welcomes OECD report on 'Getting Skills Right'

The report 'Getting Skills Right - Financial Incentives for Education and Training systems' was published yesterday by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

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