(12 March 2013) - The European Union adopted Directive 2011/7/EU on combating late payment in commercial transactions. It obliges public authorities to pay for goods and services within 30 or 60 calendar days.

(07 March 2013) - On the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8 March, Eurostat publishes a selection of data on women in employment and on reconciliation of work and family life.

(06 March 2013) - The tourism sector is one of the few sectors that have continued to grow and create jobs, despite the crisis, according to the latest Flash Eurobarometer survey on the attitudes of Europeans towards tourism published today.

(05 March 2013) - A Flash Eurobarometer measuring citizens’ engagement shows that Europeans trust civil society organisations to influence policies and make a difference in the life of their communities.

(04 March 2013) – The European Commission today called on Europe's digital businesses, governments, training and education sectors to join a 'Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs'.