Work-Life balance: Denmark case

"Something is rotten in the state of Denmark", goes the line in Shakespeare's Hamlet. But four centuries after the play was written, the analysis couldn't be less accurate. According to the OECD Better Life report, Danes have a better work-life balance than any other country surveyed. nly 2% of employees regularly work very long

Systematic country diagnostic: Montenegro

Montenegro Economy ontenegro is a small and open upper middle-income transition economy that gained independence in 2006 and is negotiating accession to the European Union. Montenegro has a population of 622,000 and a GNI per capita of $7,320. It started negotiations with the European Union in June 2012 and strives to

Glossary: IPA terminology

What does "Project proposal" or "Terms of Reference" stand for? Find out in this glossary list, dedicated to IPA projects. Acronyms used: SER = SERVICE SUP = SUPPLY W = WORKS G = GRANTS ACP States The Africa, Caribbean and Pacific States signatories of the ACP-EC Partnership Agreement. Addendum A document modifying the terms and

Leeuwarden and Valletta – 2018 European Capitals of Culture

rom January 1st, Leeuwarden (Firesland, the Netherlands) and Valletta (Malta) will hold the title of European Capital of Culture for one year. The opening celebrations for Valletta will take place from 14 to 20 January across the city, inspired by the traditional Maltese festa. In Leeuwarden, celebrations will kick off on 26 and 27 January, with

Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU 2018 – Priorities and Programme

On January 1, 2018, a decade after its accession to the EU, Bulgaria took over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU for the first time. Presidency represents a great honor, but a great responsibility too. For six months Bulgaria will be the main driving force for the tasks

How much multinationals earn per second

Imagine that for every second that passes, your bank account inches up $1. You’d be making $60 per minute, or the equivalent of $86,400 in a day. Over the course of a year, you’d roll in a solid $31.5 million of profit. While this would be prolific for almost any

Constitution of Montenegro

017 was the jubilant year of Montenegro's constitutionality. Montenegrin new constitution turned 10. First constitution was brought in 1905 by Prince Nikola I. Nowadays Montenegro has constitution composed of 158 articles, and so far 16 amendments were passed.   Source of translation: Parliament of Montenegro Note: it seems some articles of the Constitution

US Congress: Facts And Figures

ongress is the legislative branch of the US system of government and is divided into two chambers: the House of Representatives (lower chamber) and the Senate (upper chamber). The formal powers of Congress are set out in Article 1 of the US Constitution, and include making laws, collecting revenue, borrowing

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