In spite of Russia’s stagnating economy, let alone the highly unfavorable political climate between the Russian Federation and Europe, the volume of Russian-German trade in 2018 increased by nearly 9 per cent, reaching almost EUR62bn.
The Action Plan, agreed between Germany and Croatia, means promotion and education in culture, energy, economy, strengthening of parliamentary cooperation and, most importantly, attracting further German investments.
German parliamentary elections will be the last of this year the most important political events in Europe. Three main themes in SPD’s program might have consequences for the Central and Southeast Europe.
A clear economic recovery is observed in Poland and the region of Central and Southeast Europe. GDP growth in Poland stood at 4 per cent in the Q1’2017, and the average for the Visegrad Group and Romania is 3.8 per cent. It is the fastest growing region of the EU.
Polish employment agencies are recruiting for work in Germany as demographic trends and skill shortages are ruining the labor market, reported Puls Biznesu. Polish employment agency Work Service leads the new initiative.
It is of key importance now to support the Ukrainians in their effort to develop their institutional capacity, argue Richard Steinberg and Anne Bercio from the Institute for European Politics in Berlin.
An increasing number of Polish migrants in Ireland and Great Britain plan to stay abroad. The majority of them start families there or bring their families over. Meanwhile, Poles moving to the Netherlands and Germany put down shallower roots, often planning only temporary stays, as shown by the...
In 2012, the EU decreased its total carbon dioxide emissions by 2.3 per cent. Even though Poland has been given bad press in this matter, it managed to decrease them by 3 per cent. In the U.S., emissions were reduced by 4 per cent, while in China they continue to rise, albeit at a slower pace. The...