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Economy: Bigger Euro Bailout Funds Needed - OECD

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 4:35 pm | OECD

OECD – Paris, 27 March 2012 Economy: Bigger Euro Bailout Funds Needed To Create Space To Boost Growth, OECD says Watch the webcast live Euro area finance ministers meeting this week need to boost the firepower of the European stability funds to ... More >>

OECD Reviews of Evaluation and Assessment in Education - NZ

Thursday, 23 February 2012, 5:12 pm | OECD

OECD Reviews of Evaluation and Assessment in Education NEW ZEALAND Deborah Nusche, Dany Laveault, John MacBeath and Paulo Santiago More >>

Record gap between rich and poor

Tuesday, 6 December 2011, 11:55 am | OECD

OECD report has NZ's GINI inequality growth as the fastest in the OECD More >>

Global recovery firmly underway but surrounded by risks

Thursday, 26 May 2011, 3:32 pm | OECD

The global recovery is firmly under way, but is taking place at different speeds across countries and regions, according to the OECD’s latest Economic Outlook. More >>

Mexico Recovery On track But Reforms Needed

Wednesday, 18 May 2011, 12:45 pm | OECD

Mexico is recovering strongly from the global recession, helped initially by booming exports and more recently, by a pick-up in private consumption and investment, according to a new OECD report. More >>

OECD Economic Survey of New Zealand 2011

Wednesday, 27 April 2011, 11:54 am | OECD

The recovery stalled in 2010, despite record terms of trade and support from policy stimulus. Households, businesses and farmers are attempting to repair over extended balance sheets in the aftermath of a property boom. The effects of two damaging earthquakes ... More >>

Canada must urgently boost efforts to prosecute, says OECD

Tuesday, 29 March 2011, 9:44 am | OECD

Although Canada has recently made progress in investigating the bribery of foreign public officials by Canadian businesses, Canada has only completed one prosecution since it enacted its foreign bribery law in 1999. More >>

OECD: New transparency and anti-corruption initiative

Friday, 4 March 2011, 10:07 am | OECD

The OECD is developing a new initiative to improve coordination of anti-corruption and transparency initiatives - first within its member countries, and then with all other relevant players, including governments, international organisations, NGOs ... More >>

China and Russia invited to new aircraft financing agreement

Sunday, 27 February 2011, 12:35 pm | OECD

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría has invited China and Russia to join other countries in implementing a new set of international rules on aircraft financing. This happened during a signing ceremony in Paris today that included all other countries ... More >>

OECD Economic Survey of Slovenia

Tuesday, 15 February 2011, 9:46 am | OECD

The OECD’s latest economic survey of Slovenia, to be published on Friday 18 February 2011, looks at how the country is gradually emerging from the global recession, as well as factors that can boost sustainable recovery. The report discusses the need ... More >>

Central Asia:diversified & competitive economies attractive

Thursday, 27 January 2011, 9:33 am | OECD

More diversified and competitive economies would attract investors Economic diversification and increased competitiveness could make Central Asia a new frontier of economic opportunity for global investors, says a new OECD report to be presented tomorrow ... More >>

Economy: Well functioning housing markets are key

Tuesday, 25 January 2011, 9:36 am | OECD

Poorly managed housing markets played a key role in triggering the recent global financial crisis and may be slowing the recovery. A new OECD study offers governments a roadmap for sounder housing polices. “Housing and the Economy: Policies for Renovation” ... More >>

Agreement reached on export credits for commercial aircraft

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 12:16 pm | OECD

Government negotiators have agreed in principle on new terms for state financing to support the export of commercial aircraft. The proposed terms - following extensive negotiations at the OECD - would move fees closer to market rates and allow for regular ... More >>

Unemployment, Young People and the Crisis

Wednesday, 15 December 2010, 9:51 am | OECD

Young people have suffered a disproportionate share of job losses during the global economic crisis. Many governments have boosted spending on programmes to help them. But with the economic recovery still fragile and fiscal pressures mounting, there ... More >>

OECD: Unemployment, Young People and the Crisis

Monday, 13 December 2010, 9:13 am | OECD

Young people have suffered a disproportionate share of job losses during the global economic crisis. Many governments have boosted spending on programmes to help them. But with the economic recovery still fragile and fiscal pressures mounting, there ... More >>

Tax Reforms to Improve Economic Performance

Thursday, 9 December 2010, 9:33 am | OECD

Many governments are facing historic high levels of deficit and debt. Public spending has risen and they are taking in less money as tax revenues fall - more than 10% in some countries. Governments are attempting to consolidate their budgets, looking ... More >>

Economy: Tensions Could Turn Into Protectionism

Friday, 5 November 2010, 3:48 pm | OECD

G20 leaders must remain vigilant against the risk that tensions over current account imbalances could slow investment or degenerate into a protectionist spiral, according to the OECD and UNCTAD. More >>

OECD Economic Survey of Turkey

Saturday, 11 September 2010, 10:35 am | OECD

The OECD’s latest economic survey of Turkey, to be published on Wednesday 15 September 2010, looks at the challenges faced by the country in the wake of the economic crisis. A special chapter looks at regulatory reform. More >>

Conclusions Of The OECD Meeting

Sunday, 30 May 2010, 11:42 am | OECD

On the occasion of the 2010 OECD Ministerial Council Meeting (MCM), we, Ministers, have assembled under the Chairmanship of the Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and the Vice-Chairmanship of Australia and Norway. More >>

France: Further Structural Reforms Key To Recovery

Saturday, 22 May 2010, 10:58 am | OECD

France is well-placed to recover strongly from the economic crisis providing it strengthens its public finances by cutting spending and reforming its pension system. More >>

   

 

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