Day: March 9, 2021

EU

EU sets 78% employment rate goal by 2030

  The European Commission will propose a goal to reach 78% of the population of the European Union (EU) employed by 2030, compared to 75% before the crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.    The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen revealed the goal of having “at least 78% of the employed […]

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Paris: Hospitals reduce non Covid-19 procedures

  As the number of coronavirus patients requiring intensive care may overwhelm the intensive care unit (ICU) network, hospitals in the Paris area have been ordered to cut routine surgical and medical procedures by 40%.    “This is a very stressful situation,” regional health chief Aurelien Rousseau told AFP on Monday. The region of Île-de-France, […]

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