At 42.3 hours, Greece has the longest working week, while the Netherlands has the shortest at 30.3 hours.
Excluding Switzerland, all fathers residing in European countries receive some form of leave but which offers the most?
Posted workers is a framework by which workers are sent by their employers to carry out a service in another EU country on a temporary basis.
At the height of grape harvesting season in France, Euronews was in the Touraine vineyards. Posted workers are a blessing for winegrowers as local workforce is scarce. But is it all that simple?
Sophie Claudet spoke to Luca Visentini, the General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC).
Euronews reporter Hans von der Brelie investigates the abuses faced by Eastern European 'posted workers' in the EU.
There is a nationwide strike in France today over plans to reform the country’s labour laws.
The proposals cover things like more flexibility in
Everything you have always wanted to know about the posted workers law without daring to ask...
Europe’s economic downturn seems to be behind us.
It looks like an ordinary summer’s day at a swimming pool on the outskirts of Sevilla in southern Spain: a group of children are splashing around in the water.
Why is poverty on the rise in Europe and what can be done?
Sophie Claudet: Germany is not the only country in Europe to promote flexibility on its labour market.
Germany’s economy is booming.
Europe is in the middle of a stifling heatwave. It started in Spain and Portugal, where a forest fire killed more than 60 people.
Clashes marr May Day march in Paris
May Day march on Moscow's Red Square
It is tough for us to balance our work and our personal life, but add kids to the mix and the going gets really tough, especially for women.
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.
Adults of working age in Europe spend an average of 40 hours a week at work. But is it a pleasure or a chore?
A look at some innovative ways to boost well being at work.