"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
The government has launched the "Premium Friday" campaign encouraging firms to let workers out a few hours early on the last Friday of each month.
A six-hour workday experiment has been abandoned at one retirement home in the Swedish city of Gothenberg despite workers reporting better health, reduced absenteeism and improved quality of patient c
The German flag carrier says an estimated 1,706 flights will be cancelled on Tuesday and Wednesday due to a long-running pay dispute between management and pilots.
Moroccan construction looks to energy efficiency
Thousands of demonstrators who work in Belgium's health and welfare sector are angry about government plans for austerity measures.
Maryam Mutlaq and 29 classmates are now qualified plumbers.Only 14% of women in Jordan work, but Maryam and her classmates don't see why.
Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany needed "viable solutions" to integrate refugees into the workforce faster after she met bosses of leading companies.
The French parliament has begun a potentially divisive debate over controversial changes to the country's labour laws.
Police clashed with protesters in Paris on Thursday. Thousands of protesters took part in a march against a labour reform bill in Paris on Thursday
British department stores group BHS has collapsed into administration on Monday putting 11,000 jobs at risk with questions being asked who is to blame.
France is bracing itself for nationwide protests and some stoppages against a government proposed labour reform bill. Unions across the board are up
Unemployment in the UK fell by 60,000 in the final three months of 2015, but despite the strong labour market wage growth slowed.
A skiving civil servant has been ordered to pay back nearly 27,000 euros after it was found he was claiming wages for years in which he didn’t work
The six-year absence of a Spanish civil servant from his post was only noticed when he became eligible for a long-service award, it’s emerged
At least three migrants died on Monday when their boat capsized in the Aegean sea off the coast of Turkey. It’s understood the vessel was heading for
*according to the New York Times In a long exposé published on Sunday, the New York Times investigated, based on a large number interviews, some of
A new milestone has been reached in the battle to achieve gender equality in sectors that have been dominated by men for centuries.
Hundreds of demonstrators took the streets of Istanbul on Sunday to demand stricter health and safety regulations in the workplace.
Fast-food workers in more than 150 cities in the United States are holding a national day of protest to press for a wage increase to $US15 an
It’s kind of unusual to have the sound of waves and the feeling of warm sand beneath one’s feet at the office. But Japanese company Biztech is no