An Economic and Employment Snapshot Denmark’s economy weathered the global pandemic better than those of many other countries. A strong government welfare system and high level of digitization kept workers employed and businesses running. However, Denmark’s GDP (gross domestic product
A snapshot of the United Kingdom job market beyond Brexit By Mary Anne Thompson, Founder and President, GoinGlobal, Inc. Although the United Kingdom’s economy remains the second largest in Europe and the sixth-largest in the world, the country has been
Belgium has been one of the European countries particularly hard hit by COVID-19. Its economy contracted by 8.4% last year as a result of the pandemic. Full recovery is not expected for another two years. However, the country has managed
The coronavirus pandemic hit Spain hard, causing an abrupt disruption in not only the country’s economic performance but also its labor market. Let’s take a look at the employment outlook of Spain. By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, GoinGlobal
The most populous country in the EU, Germany is also Europe’s largest and strongest economy; it is also the fourth most competitive economy in the world. It ranks third globally for exports after China and the U.S. Generally speaking, the country’s success can be attributed to its strong and diverse manufacturing sector and highly skilled labor force.
The Netherlands, a founding member of the European Union (EU) and part of the eurozone, has the sixth-largest economy in the EU. Its cost of living is relatively high by Western European norms, and even by global standards. Numbeo’s most
Located in the heart of Europe, landlocked and mountainous Switzerland has maintained neutrality and stability for centuries. This stability has allowed the country to prosper, and it is now one of the richest countries in the world. It is home
Russia is the largest country in the world, spanning two continents and stretching nearly 5,000 miles (8,047 km). Its largest cities are Moscow, its capital, and St. Petersburg. Moscow is home to most of the country’s foreign nationals, and serves
France is a world power and one of the most influential countries in Europe. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the G-7, the G-20 and the European Union (EU).