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Employment package 2012

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With EU unemployment hitting record levels and forecasts of a grim economic outlook for the months ahead, the Commission came forward on 18 April 2012 with a set of concrete measures to boost jobs. The proposal focuses on the demand-side of job creation, setting out ways for Member States to encourage hiring by reducing taxes on labour or supporting business start-ups more. It also identifies the areas with the biggest job potential for the future: the green economy, health services and ICT. The policy communication underlines the need for a stronger employment and social dimension to EU governance and lays down ways to involve employers' and workers' representatives more in setting EU priorities.
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Type: Archives   Reference: I-072987   Date: 17/04/2012   Duration: 06:36 Location: Germany | Italy | Spain | Berlin | Barcelona - Quirón Hospital | Vernon | Fustiñana  
Languages: ORIGINAL

Tags: Employment | Medical equipment | NITC | New information and communication technologies | Research and development | Solar power | TIC | Wind power | Work
RAPID: INFO PRESS, MEMO,
© European Union, 2012   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
Director: Sophie Letroye
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