Unemployment rate in the OECD stabilises at 5 % in May 2022

  In July 2022, the OECD combined the statistical press releases Monthly Unemployment Rates News Release and Quarterly Employment Situation News Release (latest releases here) into a unique Labour Market Situation News Release. Both releases relied on the OECD Short-Term Labour Statistics dataset. The new release will have a quarterly frequency and will be published … More Unemployment rate in the OECD stabilises at 5 % in May 2022

The European Commission appoints a new Head of Representation in Finland

  Today, Maria Blassar has been appointed as the new Head of the European Commission’s Representation in Helsinki. In this function, she will act as the official representative of the European Commission in Finland under the political authority of President Ursula von der Leyen. She will take office on September 1, 2022. Maria Blassar, a … More The European Commission appoints a new Head of Representation in Finland

Innovation Fund: EU invests EUR 1.8 billion in clean tech projects

On July 12, 2022. the EU is investing over EUR 1.8 billion in 17 large-scale innovative clean-tech projects with a third round of awards under the Innovation Fund. Grants will be disbursed from the Fund to help bring breakthrough technologies to the market in energy-intensive industries, hydrogen, renewable energy, carbon capture and storage infrastructure, and … More Innovation Fund: EU invests EUR 1.8 billion in clean tech projects