Around 1000 self-employed, sole traders, female entrepreneurs and start ups in Cyprus will benefit from micro-credits to start or further develop their own business, as an 8 million loan agreement has been signed today.
The European Commission today approved an application from Germany for assistance from the EU Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF).
According to the latest Monthly Labour Market Fact Sheet published by the European Commission, the EU average unemployment rate stood at 9.3%, the same level as in April but down 0.4 percentage point (pp) compared to May 2010.
The European Commission has approved an application from France for assistance from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF). The € 24 493 525 was requested by the French authorities to help 3,582 workers made redundant by Renault - and seven of its subsidiaries and downstream producers - back into work.
The European Commission has today approved an application from Denmark for assistance from the EU Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF). The grant of € 3.9m will help 325 redundant workers in the wind turbine industry to find new jobs.