About: restructuring

Linking retirement to life expectancy ‘saves welfare’

As the French government reels from a series of strikes and protests over its plan to raise the retirement age from 60 to 62, a leading Brussels policy expert warns of more trouble ahead across Europe unless governments are frank with voters about the fundamental reforms required to grapple with the looming demographic crisis. 

EU to help laid-off workers with globalisation adjustment fund

On Wednesday 1 March, the Commission will present more details on European financial help for workers that have become victims of major company restructuring as a consequence of globalisation.

Commission seeks to allocate additional funds to restructuring

The Commission proposes the establishment of new funds dedicated to economic restructuring under the European Social Fund for the budgetary period 2007-2013.

New report underlines importance of fuelling the CSR debate

A key EU agency surveyed European companies on their approaches to restructuring, subcontracting, the local community and the environment and gave seven points of action to promote CSR.