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People queue at the French Pole Emploi employment agency stand at an employment fair in Lille, northern France, on May 28, 2015. Photo: Philippe Huguen / AFP
People queue at the French Pole Emploi e […]

Youth unemployment, Europe’s unshakeable challenge

Behind a positive picture of European economic recovery is the scourge of youth unemployment, which since the recession of the eurozone debt crisis has been stubbornly immovable.
A member of the Iraqi forces walks past a mural bearing the logo of the Islamic State (IS) group in the village of Albu Sayf, on the southern outskirts of Mosul on March 1, 2017. Photo: Ahmad Al-Rubaye / AFP
A member of the Iraqi forces walks past […]

Iraq condemns German woman to death for belonging to IS group

An Iraqi court says it has condemned to death by hanging a German woman of Moroccan origin after finding her guilty of belonging to the Islamic State jihadist group.
If London and Brussels end up with a 'no deal' scenario and revert to World Trade Organization rules, growth would be reduced by eight percent over the next 15 years compared to current forecasts. Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas / AFP
If London and Brussels end up with a 'no […]

UK govt seeks to play down leaked Brexit economic study

Prime Minister Theresa May's government has sought to play down its own leaked analysis suggesting Britain would be worse off whatever deal it strikes with the EU.