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The Economic Times
Smuggling, piracy hindering India's manufacturing growth: FicciOrganisation, INTERPOL, United Nations Office for Drugs and Crime, Organisation
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
Organisation, INTERPOL, United Nations Office for Drugs and Crime, Organisation for Economic Corporation and Development (OECD) and US Homeland Security will represent at this event. "MASCRADE 2017 is structured to ensure that national and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oil Price Drops As IEA Speculatesthe stockpile level of early 2014. According to the IEA, China accounted for o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the stockpile level of early 2014. According to the IEA, China accounted for over 25 percent of a reassessment of non-OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) demand in 2016, slashing it by 420,000 barrels per day.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland compliant with new tax rules: OECDThe OECD issued a batch of peer review reports on the tax and financial transpa
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The OECD issued a batch of peer review reports on the tax and financial transparency of 10 jurisdictions, giving Norway and Ireland top ratings while finding Canada, Germany, and Australia have room to improve. Jamaica was rated as only “partially... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
We're a nation, not a balance sheeteconomic growth the coalition inherited from LABOR proves Australia is doing fa
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
economic growth the coalition inherited from LABOR proves Australia is doing fantastically well in comparison to other OECD countries. So much for the calculated LIES from the coalition who clearly lack the decency to be honest with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Joins 70 Countries On Combating Tax EvasionDickinson, Head of Global Relations and Development Division of the Organisatio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Dickinson, Head of Global Relations and Development Division of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD) in attendance. A statement issued by the Director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration (CTPA), Pascal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Signs Agreement, Joins Global Partnership Against Tax Avoidance, Evasionwith the Head of Global Relations and Development Division of the Organisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
with the Head of Global Relations and Development Division of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD), Mr. Ben Dickinson in attendance. The statement issued by the Director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Joins 71 Countries to Combat Tax EvasionDickinson, head of global relations and development division of the Organisatio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Dickinson, head of global relations and development division of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), in attendance. A statement issued by Pascal Saint-Amans, director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Greens will finally close property speculators tax loopholehave consistently called for a comprehensive capital gains tax (excluding the f
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 hours ago
have consistently called for a comprehensive capital gains tax (excluding the family home) for more than 15 years. The IMF, OECD, and the Government’s own Savings Working Group have called for a tax on capital gains. National’s 2009 Tax Working... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Targeted approach to health saving livestarget is an important part of our Childhood Obesity Plan. New Zealand is one o
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 hours ago
target is an important part of our Childhood Obesity Plan. New Zealand is one of the few countries in the OECD to have a target and a comprehensive plan to tackle childhood obesity.“These results are supported by the extra $888... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Total Acquires Maersk Oil for U.S.$7.45 Billionthe transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: - Around 1 billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: - Around 1 billion boe of 2P/2C reserves, 85% of which are in OECD countries (more than 80% in the North Sea), contributing to Total's continuous balancing of country risks of its... Read more
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Bizjournals
French energy giant Total to buy Maersk Oil, boosting northwestern Europe business (North Sea with strong production profiles in U.K., Norway and Denmark, thus inc
Bizjournals / Posted 20 hours ago
North Sea with strong production profiles in U.K., Norway and Denmark, thus increasing exposure to conventional assets in OECD countries,” Pouyanne said in the release. “Internationally, in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Algeria, East Africa, Kazakhstan... Read more
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The Border Mail
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
The Border Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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The Courier
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
The Courier / Posted 20 hours ago
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Canberra Times
Facebook, Google, Apple to appear before Senate tax inquiry tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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DW
Will China's cap-and-trade scheme revive the dream of a global carbon market? |with no other major power to link with "About ten years ago, the European Comm
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
with no other major power to link with "About ten years ago, the European Commission had a roadmap of where they wanted an OECD-wide carbon cap-and-trade system by 2015 – that obviously didn't happen," he told DW. The Chinese giant But not... Read more
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Scotsman
Total to buy Maersk’s North Sea assets in £5.8bn dealdeal will give the French firm access to about one billion barrels worth of oil
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
deal will give the French firm access to about one billion barrels worth of oil reserves, 85 per cent of which are in OECD countries, including more than 80 per cent in the North Sea. Alongside Maersk Oil’s UK North Sea assets, Total will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cashing in On Value Chains to Drive Growth in SADCand also more inclusive and value-added value chains, in the SADC region. Barr
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and also more inclusive and value-added value chains, in the SADC region. Barriers to linking into value chains The OECD and the South African Institute of International Affairs recently undertook a pilot study in the SADC region to search... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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The Young Witness
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Western Advocate
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Manning River Times
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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The North West Star
Facebook, Google, Apple to be grilled by Senate inquirytax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Total to take over Maersk Oil's North Sea assets in £5.8bn dealSea". The deal will give the French firm access to around one billion barrels
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Sea". The deal will give the French firm access to around one billion barrels worth of oil reserves, 85% of which are in OECD countries, including more than 80% in the North Sea. Alongside Maersk Oil's UK North Sea assets, Total will also take... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Facebook, Google, Apple to appear before Senate tax inquiry tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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The Age
Facebook, Google, Apple to appear before Senate tax inquiry tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 pe
The Age / Posted yesterday
tax every year. "In fact our overall corporate tax rate in 2014 was about 19 per cent, a few percent lower than the OECD average of 25 per cent." The company declined to comment ahead of the hearing but emphasised everyone "would benefit... Read more
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Business Wire
Total S.A. UK Regulatory Announcement: Total Acquires Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion in a Share and Debt Transactionthe transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: Around 1 billion b
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
the transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: Around 1 billion boe of 2P/2C reserves, 85% of which are in OECD countries (more than 80% in the North Sea), contributing to Total’s continuous balancing of country risks of its... Read more
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Business Wire
Total Acquires Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion in a Share and Debt Transactionthe transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: Around 1 billion b
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
the transaction will bring the following benefits to Total: Around 1 billion boe of 2P/2C reserves, 85% of which are in OECD countries (more than 80% in the North Sea), contributing to Total’s continuous balancing of country risks of its... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia a step closer to national space agency as ACT, SA sign dealhe said. Mr Weatherill urged the Federal Government to move more quickly and s
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
he said. Mr Weatherill urged the Federal Government to move more quickly and said Australia was one of only two OECD countries without a space agency. "We wanted to exercise a leadership role in trying to encourage the Commonwealth to... Read more
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Money Management
AMP Capital secures US$4.1 billion for infrastructure debt strategyseeing further opportunities across a range of sectors including renewables, te
Money Management / Posted yesterday
seeing further opportunities across a range of sectors including renewables, telecommunications and energy distribution in OECD countries,” he said. IDF III, which has an investment period of four years, is the third infrastructure debt fund... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The harm that PAP is inflicting on our children « Opinion « TR EMERITUSSUFFER FROM HIGH LEVELS OF ANXIETY: STUDY – “It emerged that their anxiety leve
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
SUFFER FROM HIGH LEVELS OF ANXIETY: STUDY – “It emerged that their anxiety levels were significantly higher than the OECD average for all five questions. For example, 66 per cent of students across all OECD countries said they were worried... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Small businesses spend their evenings chasing invoicesunpaid invoices and other business administration shouldn’t come at the cost of
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
unpaid invoices and other business administration shouldn’t come at the cost of evenings and weekends.“The most recent OECD Economic Survey of New Zealand found our productivity as a country is in decline. Though we are working more hours, it... Read more
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Gulf News
Middle East pension schemes due for urgent reformsThis is much higher than the pension promise in 24 high-income Organisation for
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
This is much higher than the pension promise in 24 high-income Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, in 10 countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and 9 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gavekal On The Coming Clash Of Empires: Russia's Role As A Global Game-Changerinstitutional inertia. After all, Russia was the main enemy between 1945 and 19
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
institutional inertia. After all, Russia was the main enemy between 1945 and 1991 and entire institutions were built (NATO, OECD, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank) with either the stated, or unstated, goal of containing Russia’s... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Stephen Hawking is my hero, but there is no evidence to support his claims about the NHS under the ConservativesBut wanting to believe something doesn’t make it true – especially as it means
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
But wanting to believe something doesn’t make it true – especially as it means ignoring record funding (above both the OECD and Western European average), record numbers of doctors and an NHS delivering more operations more safely than ever... Read more
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Sunday Observer
How markets undermine African developmenttax evasion and aggressive avoidance” are only dealt with by the Organisation f
Sunday Observer / Posted 2 days ago
tax evasion and aggressive avoidance” are only dealt with by the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD), which most African and developing countries are not members of. African countries must push for such global issues,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How we fell in love with eating chickenshaped modern poultry A FEW years ago, Australia was named the meat-eating cap
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
shaped modern poultry A FEW years ago, Australia was named the meat-eating capital of the world. In fact, recent OECD data shows the average consumes about 92.5kg of meat each year — 7.4kg of lamb, 20.3kg of pork, 22.8kg of beef and a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ambitious and smart, youths in Ho Chi Minh are building Asia’s Silicon Valleycompetitive, increasingly well-educated, mobile and tech-savvy. Vietnam has a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
competitive, increasingly well-educated, mobile and tech-savvy. Vietnam has a high literacy rate of 94.5 per cent and OECD studies have placed Vietnam 17th out of 65 countries on PISA tests. Government promises to improve the academic... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Here's how expanding Medicare could set us on the path to universal health coverageper capita, its roughly twice the average among members of the Organization for
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
per capita, its roughly twice the average among members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD. That means that American pocketbooks are disproportionately affected by out-of-pocket spending, even at average... Read more
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Business Wire
Sensor Patch Market by Product, Application, End-User Industry, and Geography - Global Forecast to 20232017 and 2023. The drivers for this market are increasing per capita healthcare
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
2017 and 2023. The drivers for this market are increasing per capita healthcare expenditure and disposable incomes in OECD countries, consumer preference for wearable in health monitoring application, and comfortability offered by sensor... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Our impoverished 'debate' on taxenterprises. It's true that Australia's legislated corporate tax rate is relat
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
enterprises. It's true that Australia's legislated corporate tax rate is relatively high. It is exceeded by only four OECD countries and it approximates another five. However, bald comparisons of statutory rates are, especially when taken in... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
This chart shows US crude oil inventories are falling fastgiven that margin was as high as 7.7 days in early March. “From OPEC’s standpo
Business Insider Australia / Posted 4 days ago
given that margin was as high as 7.7 days in early March. “From OPEC’s standpoint, their plan is working to reduce OECD global stockpiles to the 5-year average.” Should the current trend continue, bringing inventory levels back to or even... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New £34M export deal opens PH to British beefin the country is a trillion-peso industry, with a 2017 study by the Organisati
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
in the country is a trillion-peso industry, with a 2017 study by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) showing that Filipinos consume more pork than the global average. Whether this new export deal will mean that beef... Read more
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Business Wire
3D Concrete Printing Markettechnology to cater to large housing projects. Affordability and quality have b
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
technology to cater to large housing projects. Affordability and quality have been identified as the main objective by OECD and EU countries. Provision of affordable housing is a top priority of governments across the world. For example, in... Read more
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The Hindu
That sinking feelingjobs a year, Mr. Modi exhorted jobseekers to become job creators. But internati
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
jobs a year, Mr. Modi exhorted jobseekers to become job creators. But international experience, for example in developed OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) countries, shows self-employment is only about 15% of total... Read more
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Eye Witness News
There’s an argument for inequality. It’s wrong and this is whyinvest in businesses and other areas of the economy. That’s the argument for in
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
invest in businesses and other areas of the economy. That’s the argument for inequality. But it’s wrong. Our study of 21 OECD countries over more than a 100 years shows income inequality actually restricts people from earning more, educating... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Richard Bentley recommends science and innovation revamp to boost tech exportsan innovative economy and to the development of the export sector, in complete
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 5 days ago
an innovative economy and to the development of the export sector, in complete contrast to the approach adopted by wealthy OECD countries, He argues that New Zealand invests heavily in science research but not in technology for business, and says... Read more
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