Boots will close 48 opticians and cut 4,000 jobs while John Lewis will close eight stores affecting 1,300 jobs due to fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
France's flagship airline has announced it will be cutting 7,500 jobs due to the coronavirus crisis.
The global challenge of Covid-19 threw up unprecedented opportunities to rethink the way we organise jobs and the workplace.
There are fewer jobs available in Britain than when records began.
The question is, after more than 100 years, during which cars have transformed our lives, have we passed peak car?
As the European Commission prepares to announce its recovery fund and new EU budget to help the economy rebound from the pandemic, the 'frugal four' have called for Brussels to be 'realistic' on the size and conditions for funding.
Nearly four-in-10 people in the EU began working from home as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Will they stay away from the office, permanently?
With unemployment surging across Europe and worldwide, will the EU's SURE scheme (Support to mitigate Unemployment Risks in an Emergency) help avoid another pandemic - joblessness - once the COVID-19 emergency has receded?
Europe is seeing record numbers of jobless as business shut and travel all but stops over the global pandemic.
With its low birth rate and fast-ageing population, Europe is facing a demographic crisis, but the EU Commission is trying to find ways to re-integrate older people into the labour market and create new opportunities.
There are 5.5 million young people in Europe who are not in education, employment or training. New to the labour market, they are less likely to find a job or are often employed on temporary or part-time contracts.
From fur trapping to football, Rich Hardy's CV isn't what you'd expect from a vegan campaigner.
Tens of thousands of Greeks have left the country over the past decade in search of better career prospects. Now the Greek government has launched an incentive programme designed to encourage qualified young workers to return home.
New research shows young people would be willing to reduce their yearly earnings by more than Generation X.
Co-founder of Garçon Wines Santiago Navarro explains why launching a plastic product isn't always a bad idea.
The survey measured recycling, energy wastage and single-use plastics.
Two city workers decided to give up their high flying careers and do their bit to tackle food waste locally.
Sophie and Cait started out making cupcakes for a small market stall, now their cafe is more of a community centre
"As long it’s needed, it should exist,” explains Stanko Stojanovic
The lingerie retailer is losing out as customers switch to other brands.
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Last year saw the lowest unemployment rates this century. However, the figures may not be as promising as they look on paper.
American carmaker will streamline its operations amid rising costs and slumping sales, focussing on larger vehicles and future technologies.
A 2017 study by the McKinsey Global Institute predicts that by 2030 as many as 800 million jobs will be lost to automation. But who will be the most affected and how can we prepare?
Croatia and the Czech Republic are the only EU countries where unemployment rates of people born outside of the bloc were not higher than those born within it, according to Eurostat data.
The Danish prime minister has announced proposals for a new island to be built by the harbour to also protect the city from rising sea levels