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OECD broadband statistics update – OECD

OECD broadband statistics update – OECD

  OECD – Paris, 29 July 2021   High-speed fibre overtakes DSL as OECD countries add 21 million fixed broadband connections in pandemic year   High-speed fibre Internet subscriptions surpassed copper-wire DSL connections across OECD…

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reforms to raise productivity would strengthen recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

reforms to raise productivity would strengthen recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

  30/07/2021 – Hungary’s economy is emerging from the crisis caused by COVID-19, yet sustaining the country’s robust pre-pandemic levels of growth will require reforms to foster productivity and job creation, according to a new OECD…

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OECD Economic Survey of Hungary 2021 – Friday 30 July – Online press conference at 10:00 CEST

OECD Economic Survey of Hungary 2021 – Friday 30 July – Online press conference at 10:00 CEST

  26/07/2021 – The OECD will present a new Economic Survey of Hungary on Friday 30 July. The Survey examines the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the economy and discusses how Hungary can ensure a…

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Strengthening corporate governance should be a priority to boost economic recovery, says OECD

Strengthening corporate governance should be a priority to boost economic recovery, says OECD

  30/06/2021 – The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated existing structural weaknesses in the corporate sector and capital markets. Without an effective policy response, the number of undercapitalised and underperforming firms will likely rise and remain…

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OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook presents production, consumption, trade and price trends for the coming decade – Global agri-food systems need to transform to reach SDGs by 2030

OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook presents production, consumption, trade and price trends for the coming decade – Global agri-food systems need to transform to reach SDGs by 2030

With less than 10 years until the 2030 deadline for achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), governments need to step up their efforts to meet global food security and environmental targets, according to a…

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Jobs must be at heart of recovery to avoid deep scars in economy and society, says OECD

Jobs must be at heart of recovery to avoid deep scars in economy and society, says OECD

  07/07/2021 – Watch the webcast live   The strong economic recovery underway across OECD countries is yet to fully translate into enough new jobs to get employment levels back to pre-pandemic levels in most member…

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invest in skills and the digital economy to bolster the recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

invest in skills and the digital economy to bolster the recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

  16/07/2021 – Sweden’s economy is on the road to recovery from the shock of the COVID-19 crisis, yet risks remain. Moving ahead with a labour reform to facilitate adaptation in a fast-changing economic environment,…

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increase competition and economic diversification to support the recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

increase competition and economic diversification to support the recovery from COVID-19, says OECD

  07/07/2021 – Rising exports are helping to restore economic growth in Iceland after the blow from the COVID-19 crisis, even though tourism is still recovering. Further diversifying the economy and pursuing structural reforms to…

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Post-COVID-19, building resilience to crises and regaining citizen’s trust should be a priority for governments, says OECD

Post-COVID-19, building resilience to crises and regaining citizen’s trust should be a priority for governments, says OECD

  09/07/2021 – The COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated governments’ ability to respond to a major global crisis with extraordinary flexibility, innovation and determination. However, emerging evidence suggests that much more could have been done in…

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OECD appoints new Director of Development Centre

OECD appoints new Director of Development Centre

  05/07/2021 – Ragnheiður Elín Árnadóttir, an Icelandic former industry minister, has been appointed by the OECD Secretary-General as the new Director of the Organisation’s Development Centre, which works directly with developing and emerging countries…

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