The Greek parliament has approved the first civil service layoffs in more than a century. The debt-troubled country has to slim down its bloated public sector to receive another tranche of its international bailout.
Times are getting tougher in Greece, but there is no real danger that an EU country will be left to flounder in election year 2017, writes Georg Matthes.
Is there anything that can still be done to prevent Brexit? Yes, Lord Richard Newby, a passionate pro-European, tells DW, as the Brexit bill is debated in the House of Lords.
Ankara's post-coup purge has seen over a hundred thousand lose their jobs. A new set of emergency powers has also given President Erdogan more control of the media and universities.
The new US president wants to create 25 million new jobs in a decade. While this is ambitious, it’s nothing special and other presidents have already done this. An analysis by Rolf Wenkel.
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