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Scoop.co.nz
Reliance on internet reflected in latest customer complaintswith our digitally-connected lives.The New Zealand telecommunications industry
Reliance on internet reflected in latest customer complaints
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
with our digitally-connected lives.The New Zealand telecommunications industry invests at one of the highest rates of the OECD; and is increasingly competitive on both price and quality compared to other countries. The industry provides world... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mood of the Boardroom: Robertson's future looks brightThey realise it can mean both a loss of potential and it can become a drain on
Mood of the Boardroom: Robertson's future looks bright
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
They realise it can mean both a loss of potential and it can become a drain on the economy. Even organisations like the OECD, which is hardly a left-wing body, recognises that inequality inhibits growth," says Robertson. Single factor with... Read more
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MacDailyNews
OECD official says EU Apple ruling not precedent for future tax cases – MacDailyNewsCommission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was bas
OECD official says EU Apple ruling not precedent for future tax cases – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 12 hours ago
Commission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was based on state aid rather than tax law, the OECD official spearheading global tax reform said on Monday,” Conor Humphries reports for Reuters. “Pascal Saint-Amans, who... Read more
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Fortune
E.U.’s Apple Ruling Is No Precedent For Future Tax CasesCommission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was bas
E.U.’s Apple Ruling Is No Precedent For Future Tax Cases
Fortune / Posted 14 hours ago
Commission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was based on state aid rather than tax law, the OECD official spearheading global tax reform said on Monday. European Union antitrust regulators last month ordered Apple to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Automatic exchange of information deal finalisedother nations on taxation. The convention was jointly set up by the Organisatio
Automatic exchange of information deal finalised
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
other nations on taxation. The convention was jointly set up by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Council of Europe. It gives a legal framework for information exchange on request and spontaneously, and the... Read more
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Reuters
OECD official says EU Apple ruling not precedent for future tax casesCommission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was bas
OECD official says EU Apple ruling not precedent for future tax cases
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
Commission should not be seen as a precedent for future tax cases as it was based on state aid rather than tax law, the OECD official spearheading global tax reform said on Monday. European Union antitrust regulators last month ordered Apple to... Read more
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The Jewish Press
OECD Global Education Industry Summit Kicks Off in JerusalemEducation Minister Naftali Bennett speaks at the International Conference for E
OECD Global Education Industry Summit Kicks Off in Jerusalem
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Education Minister Naftali Bennett speaks at the International Conference for Education Ministers of the OECD Organization, which took place in in Israel for the first time, at the David Citadel Hotel in Jerusalem, on September 26, 2016. Photo... Read more
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The Economic Times
Switzerland ratifies convention for automatic tax information exchange regimeAdministrative Assistance in Tax Matters (Administrative Assistance Convention)
Switzerland ratifies convention for automatic tax information exchange regime
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters (Administrative Assistance Convention) were today deposited with Paris-based OECD, according to a release. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) sets the global tax standards... Read more
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Vail Daily
A sure thing in investing?but leading oil producer, and Ecuador. In other news, the Organization for Eco
A sure thing in investing?
Vail Daily / Posted 16 hours ago
but leading oil producer, and Ecuador. In other news, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) lowered its forecast for global growth in both 2016 and 2017 by one-tenth of a percentage point to 2.9 percent and 3.2... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Carbon Taxes Too Low To Tackle Climate Change, Says OECDby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels26 September 2016 The OECD has called o
Carbon Taxes Too Low To Tackle Climate Change, Says OECD
Tax-News.com / Posted 18 hours ago
by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels26 September 2016 The OECD has called on governments to significantly hike taxes on greenhouse gas emissions, noting that current carbon prices are... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisis2007; Vergeer and Kleinknecht 2010-2011; Mitchell and Muysken 2008). There were
Rethinking Macroeconomic Theory Before the Next Crisis
Naked Capitalism / Posted 20 hours ago
2007; Vergeer and Kleinknecht 2010-2011; Mitchell and Muysken 2008). There were also some signs that institutions like the OECD – the champion of labour flexibility – was (sometimes) backtracking on its claims and on its systematic calls for labour... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Parents 'expected to pay up to £5,372 a year' towards university costseveryone. “We have increased maintenance support for students from the lowest
Parents 'expected to pay up to £5,372 a year' towards university costs
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
everyone. “We have increased maintenance support for students from the lowest income backgrounds by 10 per cent. “As the OECD has recognised, this Government’s approach to student finance is sustainable. Maintenance support is provided as a... Read more
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Business Insider
7 reasons why Denmark is the happiest country in the worldconsumption is very high in Denmark for a country that claims to be the happies
7 reasons why Denmark is the happiest country in the world
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
consumption is very high in Denmark for a country that claims to be the happiest in the world. According to the OECD, Denmark ranks second in Europe for anti-depressant consumption per capita. “The real story is, these countries... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Fade to greyor taxes. That does not mean the problems have disappeared; they are just harde
Fade to grey
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
or taxes. That does not mean the problems have disappeared; they are just harder to quantify. Citigroup reckons that, in 20 OECD countries, the unfunded government liability is around $78 trillion. There are two reasons that funding pensions is... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
North west manufacturers remain the UK industrial powerhouse68 per cent of business R&D. This positive picture is reflected in data on emp
North west manufacturers remain the UK industrial powerhouse
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
68 per cent of business R&D. This positive picture is reflected in data on employment and earnings where, according to the OECD, UK manufacturers have outperformed any country except the United States for job creation since 2010, whilst since 2013... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tolley’s spin on Education spend doesn’t add upwe like to compare ourselves with including the US, the UK, Australia, Denmark
Tolley’s spin on Education spend doesn’t add up
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
we like to compare ourselves with including the US, the UK, Australia, Denmark and Norway."Anne Tolley says ‘no other OECD country spends a higher percentage of its public funding on education as New Zealand. This spin ignores the truth in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in healthto cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland sa
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in health
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
to cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland said Australia was in the bottom third of OECD nations in terms of the amount it spent on preventative health. "While we are doing well on tobacco control, we should... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in healthto cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland sa
Five ways that the $160m same sex plebiscite could be spent in health
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
to cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland said Australia was in the bottom third of OECD nations in terms of the amount it spent on preventative health. "While we are doing well on tobacco control, we should... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dawn of a New EraZealand economy has gone from being one of the most regulated in the Organizati
Dawn of a New Era
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Zealand economy has gone from being one of the most regulated in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to one of the least regulated, most free-market based economies. Fertile soil and excellent growing conditions coupled... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160mto cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland sa
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160m
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
to cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland said Australia was in the bottom third of OECD nations in terms of the amount it spent on preventative health. "While we are doing well on tobacco control, we should... Read more
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The Age
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160mto cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland sa
Five ways other than a plebiscite to spend $160m
The Age / Posted yesterday
to cause 14,000 deaths every year. General manager advocacy Rohan Greenland said Australia was in the bottom third of OECD nations in terms of the amount it spent on preventative health. "While we are doing well on tobacco control, we should... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Frosty reception should await Smith at OECD meeting11:07 AM (5 minutes ago)to Henry26 September 2016Frosty reception should await
Frosty reception should await Smith at OECD meeting
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
11:07 AM (5 minutes ago)to Henry26 September 2016Frosty reception should await Smith at OECD environment meetingEnvironment Minister Nick Smith deserves a frosty reception when he chairs a major environment meeting of OECD countries, just days after... Read more
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Eu Business
Counterfeit goods seized in EU up 15 pct in 2015 — EUbusiness.comto the Commission. Such data also provides valuable information to support IPR
Counterfeit goods seized in EU up 15 pct in 2015 — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
to the Commission. Such data also provides valuable information to support IPR infringements analysis by the OECD. The EU's Customs Union mean that once goods cleared by Customs in one Member State can move freely within the Union on... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Europeans Turn to Israel to Spur Lagging EconomiesBennett and Nobel Prize winner Professor Yisrael (Robert) Aumann at an internat
Europeans Turn to Israel to Spur Lagging Economies
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
Bennett and Nobel Prize winner Professor Yisrael (Robert) Aumann at an internatinal summit hosting education ministers of OECD countries at IASA school in Jerusalem.Photo Credit: David Michael Cohen/TPS By Andrew Friedman/TPS Jerusalem (TPS) –... Read more
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The Hindu
Editorial on Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Falling behind scheduleparticular attention given the recent scramble for shelter and succour among mi
Editorial on Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Falling behind schedule
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
particular attention given the recent scramble for shelter and succour among millions of refugees. The findings in the OECD’s Education at a Glance 2016 report make for sober reading all round, viewed against data on the many rewards... Read more
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NZCity
Nick Smith to chair OECD environment meetEnvironment Minister Nick Smith is headed to chair a meeting of his OECD counte
Nick Smith to chair OECD environment meet
NZCity / Posted yesterday
Environment Minister Nick Smith is headed to chair a meeting of his OECD counterparts as members try to figure out how to implement the Paris agreement on climate change. Dr Smith will this week take up the role of chairman at the fourth annual OECD... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Schools at 'breaking point' and funding change will make it worse, says primary teachers' unionLouise Green presented the union's "report card" on the Government, scoring it
Schools at 'breaking point' and funding change will make it worse, says primary teachers' union
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Louise Green presented the union's "report card" on the Government, scoring it "well below standard". She said the OECD Education at a Glance report showed New Zealand spent $10,151 per student compared to the OECD average of $11,701. "It... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Global leaders change direction while we play gamesAct, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the bu
Global leaders change direction while we play games
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Act, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the budget deficit on greedy welfare recipients.OECD worried Back where they still care about the economy, the OECD is worried that "the world economy remains in a... Read more
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WA Today
Global leaders change direction while we play gamesAct, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the bu
Global leaders change direction while we play games
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Act, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the budget deficit on greedy welfare recipients.OECD worried Back where they still care about the economy, the OECD is worried that "the world economy remains in a... Read more
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The Age
Global leaders change direction while we play gamesAct, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the bu
Global leaders change direction while we play games
The Age / Posted yesterday
Act, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the budget deficit on greedy welfare recipients.OECD worried Back where they still care about the economy, the OECD is worried that "the world economy remains in a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global leaders change direction while we play gamesAct, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the bu
Global leaders change direction while we play games
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Act, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the budget deficit on greedy welfare recipients.OECD worried Back where they still care about the economy, the OECD is worried that "the world economy remains in a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global leaders change direction while we play gamesAct, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the bu
Global leaders change direction while we play games
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Act, delaying same-sex marriage, protecting negative gearing and blaming the budget deficit on greedy welfare recipients.OECD worried Back where they still care about the economy, the OECD is worried that "the world economy remains in a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Poverty: statistics vs realityincome and living conditions is established international practice and used as
Poverty: statistics vs reality
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
income and living conditions is established international practice and used as a benchmark by organisations like the OECD and the World Bank to assess poverty. However, the figures do have a two-year time-lag, which makes it difficult to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Education funding cuts laid barequalified teachers and increase group sizes, which is bad news for quality lear
Education funding cuts laid bare
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
qualified teachers and increase group sizes, which is bad news for quality learning at a young age.“Meanwhile, the latest OECD statistics show New Zealand is in the bottom half of developed countries for investment in primary school education,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister meets with education experts in USin preparing young people for the 21st century.Ms Parata joined international e
Minister meets with education experts in US
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
in preparing young people for the 21st century.Ms Parata joined international education experts and leaders, including OECD Secretary-General, Dr Angel Gurria and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova, for discussions at the Asia Society Center... Read more
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Times of Malta
OECD trims global growth forecastsadvanced eco­nomies, mainly UK for 2017, which was offset by regular progress i
OECD trims global growth forecasts
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
advanced eco­nomies, mainly UK for 2017, which was offset by regular progress in major emerging-market commodity producers. OECD chief economist Catherine Mann said “the sharp slowdown in world trade underlines concerns about the robustness of the... Read more
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NZCity
School funding 'below standard': NZEIreleased this month showed New Zealand's funding per primary student was now an
School funding 'below standard': NZEI
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
released this month showed New Zealand's funding per primary student was now annually $1500 lower per child compared to the OECD average. "Government funding cuts are stretching our early childhood providers and primary schools to breaking point,"... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Schools at 'breaking point' and funding change will make it worse, says primary teachers' unionLouise Green presented the union's "report card" on the Government, scoring it
Schools at 'breaking point' and funding change will make it worse, says primary teachers' union
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Louise Green presented the union's "report card" on the Government, scoring it "well below standard". She said the OECD Education at a Glance report showed New Zealand spent $10,151 per student compared to the OECD average of $11,701. "It... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Medical aid costs spikein hospital for an average 3.9 days compared with 5.1 days in Organisation for
Medical aid costs spike
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
in hospital for an average 3.9 days compared with 5.1 days in Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, and some common surgical procedures had increased by 14.7% between 2011 and 2013, forcing funders to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Environment Minister to chair OECD meetingSunday, 25 September 2016, 2:46 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Environ
Environment Minister to chair OECD meeting
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday, 25 September 2016, 2:46 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith leaves today for Paris, where he will this week be chairing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay people missing out on sight-saving treatmenttreat wet macular degeneration among other eye conditions - NZ has the lowest
Bay people missing out on sight-saving treatment
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
treat wet macular degeneration among other eye conditions - NZ has the lowest public funding of anti-VEGF drugs of all the OECD countries - Funding for Avastin is determined autonomously by each health board rather than by the Ministry of Health... Read more
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Irish Examiner
IMF cast doubt over 26% growth figuresCSO in conjunction with Eurostat, was given as a briefing memo for major bodies
IMF cast doubt over 26% growth figures
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
CSO in conjunction with Eurostat, was given as a briefing memo for major bodies such as the European Central Bank and the OECD. “It is clear the Irish authorities were well aware of the relevant recording rules [when they published the numbers],”... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton's welcome signs undergoing an overhaulCity” similar to the familiar sign that sits atop the Scranton Electric Buildin
Scranton's welcome signs undergoing an overhaul
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
City” similar to the familiar sign that sits atop the Scranton Electric Building. Linda Aebli, executive director of OECD, said the entire project cost about $9,700 and will be paid for through an Urban Development Action Grant. The signs are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wealth inequality 'threatens Australia's egalitarian dream'said. "This inequality ... threatens the very nature of our society." Income
Wealth inequality 'threatens Australia's egalitarian dream'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
said. "This inequality ... threatens the very nature of our society." Income inequality in Australia is higher than the OECD average, and like in most member countries, the level of inequality is rising. "Australian politician Andrew Leigh... Read more
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International Business Times
Britain's post-Brexit future should be tax haven-freeopportunity to support public registries. We also need greater pressure for au
Britain's post-Brexit future should be tax haven-free
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
opportunity to support public registries. We also need greater pressure for automatic exchange of tax information. The OECD has proposed new international standards but some countries, like Bahamas or Panama, seem to lack the political will to... Read more
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Reuters
Russia: Global economy, taxes to dominate Washington's G20 agendaa globally fair and modern international tax system" and asked the Organisation
Russia: Global economy, taxes to dominate Washington's G20 agenda
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
a globally fair and modern international tax system" and asked the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) to report by June 2017 on the progress made by jurisdictions on tax transparency. A particular focus of the OECD... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Democracy and politics - The illusory electionsthe Cre'dit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2010 and the fact that 1 percent of the
Democracy and politics - The illusory elections
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
the Cre'dit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2010 and the fact that 1 percent of the world owns half of the resources. Statistics from, for example, OECD show the continuing gap between rich and poor. [2] http://www.collidingworlds.net Related Co... Read more
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express
Market MELTDOWN COMING: Economic FEAR index is rising, warns investment expertlook expensive and fully valued. Any shock to growth could turn sentiment."Rela
Market MELTDOWN COMING: Economic FEAR index is rising, warns investment expert
express / Posted 3 days ago
look expensive and fully valued. Any shock to growth could turn sentiment."Related articles You were WRONG! Think-tank OECD makes HUGE U-TURN in Brexit economy... WARNING: Huge global financial crash is IMMINENT, says £150bn investor And at... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Global Tax Policies Shifting From Austerity To Growthmain emphasis of recent tax reforms has shifted back to tax measures aimed at b
Global Tax Policies Shifting From Austerity To Growth
Tax-News.com / Posted 3 days ago
main emphasis of recent tax reforms has shifted back to tax measures aimed at boosting economic growth, according to a new OECD report. Tax Policy Reforms in the OECD provides an overview of the tax reforms that were implemented, legislated, or... Read more
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Tax-News.com
EU To Create List Of Non-Cooperative Tax Jurisdictionsstandards, the Commission said. The EU will work closely with the Organisation
EU To Create List Of Non-Cooperative Tax Jurisdictions
Tax-News.com / Posted 3 days ago
standards, the Commission said. The EU will work closely with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) during the listing process, and will take into account the OECD's assessment of each jurisdictions transparency... Read more
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