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Lung cancer deaths on the rise in two thirds of European countries 

Monday 11 June 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

The number of deaths caused by cancer of trachea, bronchus and lung has increased in two thirds of the European countries between 2011 and 2015.


Ireland and Switzerland, the European “globalisation champions” 

Friday 08 June 2018 | VoxEurop

Ireland is the most globalised European country and Switzerland is the one that gained the most from the economy’s globalisation since 1990.


One in four Spaniards and Poles has a temporary job 

Thursday 07 June 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

Spain and Poland are leaders in temporary employment in the EU, while the Baltic states and Romania lead on permanent jobs.


The green challenge for European cities 

Tuesday 05 June 2018 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

Regulating CO2 emissions and creating liveable urban spaces is a challenge for the future of the EU.


Here’s how Europe’s biggest redistribution machine works 

Tuesday 05 June 2018 | Marcel Pauly
Maria Marquart
| Der Spiegel

Farming subsidies form the largest slice of the EU’s expenditure: the Union distributes €58 billion each year to its farmers. How do these subsidies work and why are they so controversial?


More than one in four young employed in Europe work on weekends  

Wednesday 30 May 2018 | Catherine André
| VoxEurop

Weekend work is daily business for 29 percent of Europeans aged 20 to 34.


EU budget: Where are the biggest cuts and increases?  in depth

Tuesday 29 May 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
Eszter Zalan
| VoxEurop
EUobserver

After weeks of opacity, the European Parliament has released figures which show the differences between the Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027 and the previous one for the 2014-2020 period.


Brexit causes flight of European health workers from the NHS 

Tuesday 29 May 2018 | Carmen Aguilar
| VoxEurop

A growing number of EU nationals working in the National Health Service are leaving England as a consequence of the referendum on British membership in the EU.


Even where abortion is legal, access is not granted  in depth

Thursday 24 May 2018 | Paola Tamma
| VoxEurop

In several European countries tough abortion laws are not necessary, as the lack of available gynecologists makes it almost impossible for women to access abortion.


MEPs have more to say about future of social media than Facebook CEO 

Wednesday 23 May 2018 | Giorgio Comai
| OBC Transeuropa

Mark Zuckerberg had nothing new to say, while MEPs seemed determined to introduce new regulations. Those interested in the future of social media may do well to tune their antennas to Brussels rather than to Facebook headquarters.