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AllAfrica.com
Bid-Rigging Workshop TodayAuthority states that the workshop is held in conjunction with the Organisation
Bid-Rigging Workshop Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Authority states that the workshop is held in conjunction with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) under the theme: Fighting Bid-Rigging in Public Procurement. The release also states that the workshop will bring... Read more
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Tax-News.com
St Lucia 'Largely Compliant' With Tax Transparency StandardsStandardsby Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington26 July 2016 The Organisatio
St Lucia 'Largely Compliant' With Tax Transparency Standards
Tax-News.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Standardsby Mike Godfrey, Tax-News.com, Washington26 July 2016 The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) says that Saint Lucia is "largely compliant" with international standards on transparency and the exchange of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss get ‘largely compliant’ tax status ratingand Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, which is overseen by Organisation
Swiss get ‘largely compliant’ tax status rating
Swissinfo / Posted 2 hours ago
and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, which is overseen by Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) member states. It is the second phase of the review and focuses on the implementation and effectiveness of the system... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
China Likely to Use Money to Neutralize South China Sea Decisionof the Philippine economy relatively buoyant and the external account in balanc
China Likely to Use Money to Neutralize South China Sea Decision
Asia Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
of the Philippine economy relatively buoyant and the external account in balance are from China. Most are from the rich OECD nations and the Arab oil exporters. Despite Manila’s casino push, China is nowhere near top of the tourism earnings... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Turkey will not deviate from democracy despite failed coup attempt: ambassadorhave lived up to our responsibilities as a G-20 member, a good member of the EU
Turkey will not deviate from democracy despite failed coup attempt: ambassador
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 hours ago
have lived up to our responsibilities as a G-20 member, a good member of the EU council and a good member of the OECD and NATO," the ambassador said, highlighting Turkey's faithful compliance with global norms. He underlined that the... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Tony Wickenden: What to expect from new Chancellor Hammond17 per cent rate by 2020, so the trajectory or direction of travel is already s
Tony Wickenden: What to expect from new Chancellor Hammond
Money Marketing Online / Posted 7 hours ago
17 per cent rate by 2020, so the trajectory or direction of travel is already set. And for those, such as the head of OECD tax policy, who argue it would prejudice Brexit negotiations with the EU, there is always the Irish corporation tax rate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coups Are Outdated, or Are They?Council of Europe in 1949, and was also a founding member of the Organisation f
Coups Are Outdated, or Are They?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Council of Europe in 1949, and was also a founding member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in 1961 and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in 1973. The country has also been an... Read more
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Canberra Times
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breakseconomic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation f
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breaks
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
economic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) suggests Morrison should go further, and look at curbing other tax breaks such as negative gearing. Two of the most... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
We must invest more in early childhoodto up to 15 hours of free preschool for 3- and 4-year-olds. Despite the return
We must invest more in early childhood
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
to up to 15 hours of free preschool for 3- and 4-year-olds. Despite the return on investment, many countries across the OECD continue to prioritise spending in the older years of education, and NSW is no different. The preschool budget in NSW... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breakseconomic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation f
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breaks
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
economic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) suggests Morrison should go further, and look at curbing other tax breaks such as negative gearing. Two of the most... Read more
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The Age
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breakseconomic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation f
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breaks
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
economic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) suggests Morrison should go further, and look at curbing other tax breaks such as negative gearing. Two of the most... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breakseconomic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation f
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breaks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
economic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) suggests Morrison should go further, and look at curbing other tax breaks such as negative gearing. Two of the most... Read more
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WA Today
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breakseconomic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation f
The economic case for cutting high-income tax breaks
WA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
economic talkfests like the G20. If anything, research from the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) suggests Morrison should go further, and look at curbing other tax breaks such as negative gearing. Two of the most... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Labour’s careers policy encouragingto boost the role of careers advisors in schools, says Road Transport Forum Chi
Labour’s careers policy encouraging
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 hours ago
to boost the role of careers advisors in schools, says Road Transport Forum Chief Executive Ken Shirley.“Like many other OECD nations New Zealand faces a chronic shortage of truck drivers,” says Shirley. “Our most recent estimate is that we are... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?food – pointing to a Conference Board of Canada study in 2014 that ranked the c
Food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
food – pointing to a Conference Board of Canada study in 2014 that ranked the country’s food system as the safest of 17 OECD countries surveyed. On fraud, he said, “we’re proactive and reactive.” He said CFIA staff conduct regular inspections... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Andrew Little's speech to the Industry Training Federationlarger than the population of Palmerston North who are drifting without a clear
Andrew Little's speech to the Industry Training Federation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 hours ago
larger than the population of Palmerston North who are drifting without a clear plan for the future. According to the OECD, New Zealand has one of the worst rates of student retention of any developed country.That isn’t just a ticking social... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Why India and Africa are markets to watchbusinesses across Greater Manchester and beyond. According to the Organisation
Why India and Africa are markets to watch
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 hours ago
businesses across Greater Manchester and beyond. According to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), India’s middle class – defined as those with per-capita incomes of US $10 to $100 a day – will expand from 5% to 10%... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Vancouver Finally Cracks Down On Chinese Home Buyers With 15% Real Estate Taxfar more affordable. The bad news is that if it leads to a selling scramble, th
Vancouver Finally Cracks Down On Chinese Home Buyers With 15% Real Estate Tax
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 hours ago
far more affordable. The bad news is that if it leads to a selling scramble, the worst cast outcome - one predicted by the OECD at the start of June, namely a "disorderly housing market correction" - may have just been triggered leading to a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fighting food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?food – pointing to a Conference Board of Canada study in 2014 that ranked the c
Fighting food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
food – pointing to a Conference Board of Canada study in 2014 that ranked the country’s food system as the safest of 17 OECD countries surveyed. On fraud, he said, “we’re proactive and reactive.” He said CFIA staff conduct regular inspections... Read more
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Accounting Today
Finance Pros Feeling More Confident in Economycountries that are part of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Develo
Finance Pros Feeling More Confident in Economy
Accounting Today / Posted yesterday
countries that are part of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. “The improvement was driven by non-OECD economies,” said IMA vice president of research and policy Raef Lawson. “Commodity-producing economies in particular... Read more
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iol.co.za
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rulesincreasingly mobile,” said Angel Gurria, secretary-general of the Organisation
G20 ministers urge tighter tax rules
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
increasingly mobile,” said Angel Gurria, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). “So, a global conversation on these issues, on tax policy, is obvious... is critical,” he said. But he acknowledged... Read more
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Newsmax
We Can't Borrow From the Future Anymorefuture. At SIC 2015, we had the honor of hearing Bill White Speak. He is a for
We Can't Borrow From the Future Anymore
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
future. At SIC 2015, we had the honor of hearing Bill White Speak. He is a former BIS chief economist and now chairs the OECD Economic Development and Review Committee. Bill is more plugged in to the international central banking network than... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South Africans with foreign assets must come clean - soonDirector and Tax Lead at Grant Thornton‚ says the figurative noose is manifest
South Africans with foreign assets must come clean - soon
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Director and Tax Lead at Grant Thornton‚ says the figurative noose is manifest in new regulations in the form of the OECD-led Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project and Common Reporting Standards that aim to lay bare non-compliant... Read more
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FOX Business
Crude Prices Dip on Ongoing Oversupplyless than one-third the rate it was in Q3 15, weighed down by anemic economic g
Crude Prices Dip on Ongoing Oversupply
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
less than one-third the rate it was in Q3 15, weighed down by anemic economic growth", adding that demand support from the OECD has faded, while growth from China and India has slowed. Morgan Stanley said headwinds were growing for the second half... Read more
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FOX Business
Crude Prices Dip on Ongoing Oversupplyless than one-third the rate it was in Q3 15, weighed down by anemic economic g
Crude Prices Dip on Ongoing Oversupply
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
less than one-third the rate it was in Q3 15, weighed down by anemic economic growth", adding that demand support from the OECD has faded, while growth from China and India has slowed. Continue Reading Below Morgan Stanley said headwinds were... Read more
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Reuters
Indonesian tax amnesty could spark outflow from Singapore wealth industryas Singapore is moving to embrace an accord championed by the Organisation for
Indonesian tax amnesty could spark outflow from Singapore wealth industry
Reuters / Posted yesterday
as Singapore is moving to embrace an accord championed by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) that calls for the automatic exchange of tax information between countries that sign up to it. The agreement, expected... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
New Zealand Offshore Company Agents: Mossack Fonseca is Far From Aloneagencies and jurisdictions, and the perusing of media including social media, h
New Zealand Offshore Company Agents: Mossack Fonseca is Far From Alone
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
agencies and jurisdictions, and the perusing of media including social media, help improve data integrity. In 2013 the OECD outlined criticism of the oversight of NZ companies in a report on implementing the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention in NZ.... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Back in Work, Still Out of Pocket: Labor Market Recovery Since the Great Recessionridiculous presumption, bordering on effrontery. By Stefano Scarpetta, Directo
Back in Work, Still Out of Pocket: Labor Market Recovery Since the Great Recession
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
ridiculous presumption, bordering on effrontery. By Stefano Scarpetta, Director for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD, Mark Keese, Head, Employment Analysis and Policy Division, Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia could reap economic benefits by employing more people over 55it could boost the economy by up to $78 billion, a new report has found. Key p
Australia could reap economic benefits by employing more people over 55
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
it could boost the economy by up to $78 billion, a new report has found. Key points: Consulting firm PwC examined all OECD countries for its 'Golden Age Index' and found Australia to be in the middle of the pack for employing people aged 55... Read more
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The Columbian
Fed pushes need for growth agendaages. General government debt reached 123 percent of GDP in the U.S. in 2014,
Fed pushes need for growth agenda
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
ages. General government debt reached 123 percent of GDP in the U.S. in 2014, up from 62 percent in 2000, according to the OECD. In the euro area, excluding Malta, Lithuania and Cyprus where data wasn’t available, it averaged 98 percent, including... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More kids benefiting from Fruit in Schoolsto students," says Dr Coleman.“Fruit in Schools complements the Childhood Obesi
More kids benefiting from Fruit in Schools
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
to students," says Dr Coleman.“Fruit in Schools complements the Childhood Obesity Plan. New Zealand is one of the first OECD countries to have a target and a comprehensive plan to tackle childhood obesity.”Following the Ministry of Education’s... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreadingPISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreading
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
PISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It measures 15-year-olds in 65 countries in math, science, and reading. The 2012 PISA results, the most recent data... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreadingPISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreading
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
PISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It measures 15-year-olds in 65 countries in math, science, and reading. The 2012 PISA results, the most recent data... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreadingPISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreading
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
PISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It measures 15-year-olds in 65 countries in math, science, and reading. The 2012 PISA results, the most recent data... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dairy farmers in loss mode till 2019 at leastFinance spokesman Grant Robertson said the latest forecast by the Organisation
Dairy farmers in loss mode till 2019 at least
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Finance spokesman Grant Robertson said the latest forecast by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) showed New Zealand dairy farmers would not reach a break-even payout before 2019 at the earliest. He also claimed they... Read more
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Business Insider
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreadingPISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization
Top-performing Asian countries use the 'mastery approach' to teach math in schools — and now it's spreading
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
PISA exam is a worldwide study conducted every three years by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It measures 15-year-olds in 65 countries in math, science, and reading. The 2012 PISA results, the most recent data... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Grant Robertson interviewed by Corin Dannthey’re not feeling it. We as a country need to be a trading nation, but the er
Grant Robertson interviewed by Corin Dann
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
they’re not feeling it. We as a country need to be a trading nation, but the era of trickle-down economics is over. The OECD, the IMF, all these people are saying that is not the path forward. What we’ve got to do is think about how we create... Read more
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Swissinfo
G20 will use 'all policy tools' to lift growth as Brexit weighsof Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund managing director Chr
G20 will use 'all policy tools' to lift growth as Brexit weighs
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde and Secretary-General of OECD Angel Gurria during a group photo in Chengdu in Southwestern China's Sichuan province, Sunday, July 24, 2016. REUTERS/Ng... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
G-20 countries pledge to protect against Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G-20 countries pledge to protect against Brexit shock
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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Darien News-Review
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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The New Canaan News
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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Connecticut Post
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shockFederal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Mana
G20 countries pledge to boost growth, dampen Brexit shock
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schauble, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria. less G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors pose for a group photo in Chengdu... Read more
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Reuters
Rock-bottom rates creates fiscal space for G20: OECDAngel Gurria, Secretary-General of OECD, speaks on stage at the High-level Tax
Rock-bottom rates creates fiscal space for G20: OECD
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Angel Gurria, Secretary-General of OECD, speaks on stage at the High-level Tax Symposium held in Chengdu in Southwestern China's Sichuan province, July 23, 2016. CHENGDU, China The world's leading economies have discussed how to take advantage of... Read more
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Northern Star
Why being lazy at work is a good thingwe hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealande
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
we hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealanders work some of the longest hours in the OECD, whereas our companies are among the least productive. That last fact is quite significant. Economist Paul Conway, of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Why being lazy at work is a good thingwe hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealande
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
we hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealanders work some of the longest hours in the OECD, whereas our companies are among the least productive. That last fact is quite significant. Economist Paul Conway, of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why being lazy at work is a good thingwe hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealande
Why being lazy at work is a good thing
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
we hate doing is even doing us much good economically. On average, New Zealanders work some of the longest hours in the OECD, whereas our companies are among the least productive. That last fact is quite significant. Economist Paul Conway, of... Read more
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