The healthcare sector in the European Unio is among the rare ones where demand for labour is increasing, according to the European Vacancy Monitor (EVM) by the European Commission's employment directorate.
According to the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA), 62 countries now have biofuels friendly policies in place whose ethanol production alone has replaced the need for more than 2 million barrels of crude oil per day.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the African Telecommunications Union (ATU), has announced that frequency coordination negotiations have succeeded in setting up the mechanism to deploy digital television in 47 sub-Saharan African countries.
World Trade Organization members must agree in December on a package of measures to liberalize trade or risk becoming irrelevant after 12 years of failed talks, the new head of the world trade body warned.
The European Commission proposed new legislation to prevent and manage the rapidly growing threat from invasive species. There are currently more than 12,000 species present in Europe which are alien to the natural environment.