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Jun 01, 2015 12:21 BST Moray Council

Beach huts at Findhorn approved

May 21, 2015 20:48 BST Moray Council Plans to build a row of colourful beach huts on a stretch of shoreline at Findhorn were approved by councillors on Moray Council's planning committee.

An EU perspective on wage inequality

May 18, 2015 07:00 BST Eurofound Wage inequality has been increasing overall in Europe since the onset of the Great Recession, and is mainly due to rising wage inequalities within countries, according to a new report from Eurofound, the Dublin-based EU Agency.

May 06, 2015 11:25 BST Bury Council Voters are being reminded to make sure they are ready to take part in the UK Parliamentary General election (and local elections) taking place on Thursday 7 May.

From Val Duchesse to Riga: how to relaunch social dialogue?

Apr 20, 2015 15:41 BST Eurofound On 21 and 22 April 2015 Ministers for Employment and Social Affairs in Riga again discussed informally ways towards a true and responsible social dialogue.

Apr 17, 2015 12:54 BST Bury Council Anyone who wants a postal vote for the 7 May General and local elections must apply for one by Tuesday 21 April.

Apr 16, 2015 14:10 BST Bury Council The deadline for people across Greater Manchester to register to vote in next month’s vital General and local elections is fast approaching.

Apr 09, 2015 11:07 BST Bury Council Here's a handy guide to make sure you're ready to use your vote for the general election on May 7

Restructuring in the public sector in Europe

Mar 10, 2015 11:30 GMT Eurofound In the immediate aftermath of the recession in 2008, employment in the public sector continued to grow, helping to sustain demand in the European economy. However, by 2010 significant restructuring was underway in the public sector in several Member States. The ‘ERM Annual Report 2014 – Restructuring in the public sector’ provides an overview of restructuring trends in Member States since 2008.

Take-up rate of parental and paternity leave remains low across Europe

Feb 26, 2015 14:25 GMT Eurofound The take-up rate of parental and paternity leave among fathers has been increasing in most Member States but it still remains relatively low. Covering all the EU Member States and Norway, this report looks at the most recent trends in terms of take-up of parental and paternity leave, existing provisions and factors influencing take-up rates.