By Dimitris Papadimoulis is Vice President of the European Parliament, head of Syriza party delegation.
Around 2,000 Belarusians have taken to the streets to rally against a law imposing a tax on those not in full-time employment.
French unemployment remains high, but the rate has fallen for the second year running to 9.7% in mainland France, 10% including overseas territories.
The employment rate in Britain hit a new all-time high in the three months to December, but wage growth slowed.
The French economy is set to expand by 0.3 percent quarter-on-quarter in the first quarter according to an initial forecast from the Bank of France.
Employers added 227,000 jobs in the United States in January. Japan reportedly has a plan to add 700,000 jobs there.
Eurozone economic growth is accelerating faster than in the US, unemployment is at a more than seven-year low and inflation has risen.
Unemployment in the eurozone was unchanged in November at 9.8 percent with big disparities across the region and youth unemployment trended up.
US employment increased less than expected in December but there was a rebound in wages, pointing to sustained labour market and economic growth.
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State Secretary Branislav Ondruš explains why long-term unemployment is an issue in several Slovakian regions and how the government is taking action to allow more people to enter the labour…
Some signs of jobs weakness are emerging in Britain as the number of people in work fell for first time in more than a year.
The UK is the only major EU economy where average wages have failed to return to pre-crisis levels, new figures reveal.
Francois Hollande leaves plenty of work to whoever will succeed him next spring.
2016 likely to create less jobs but US unemployment to stay under 5% mark says US Bureau of Labour Statistics.
Britain's jobless rate unexpectedly fell to an 11-year low between July and September, but there were also signs of a possible labour market slowdown.
Unemployment in the eurozone remains high but eased in September to the lowest level in five years at 10 percent of the workforce.
A record summer for tourism helped push unemployment in Spain down to 18.9%, the lowest in nearly seven years in the three months to September.
Hungary's government is promising to cut the level of tax on wages as it suffers a labour shortage following years of emigration to western Europe.
Job creation in Britain slowed in the three months up to August but it seems the Brexit vote has not yet undermined the labour market.
The number of people in Spain registering as unemployed rose in September as the jobs boost of a strong tourist seasons wears off.
France's jobless total surged in August. The labour minister said hiring in the tourism sector had suffered because of militant Islamist attacks.
France's economy slowed for the first time in three years between April and June - shrinking 0.1 percent - with a dip in consumer spending being blamed.