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Delegation from Panama to meet OECD

Will discuss strengthened collaboration on financial transparency May 18, 2016: As part of President Juan Carlos Varela administration’s ongoing commitment to financial transparency, a delegation of government officials from Panama will travel to Paris this week to meet with members of the OECD to discuss various issues related to financial transparency. The visit follows an...
Economy

A Billion-dollar Opportunity for Developing Countries

BY OTAVIANO CANUTO. 19th November 2013 The decision last week by the Swiss government to sign the OECD’s somewhat lengthily named Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters is the latest of a series of developments that have radically increased the amount and quality of tax information available to governments. For developing countries, being...
Economy

French Economy Contracts as Exports Fall

A report released by OECD warned that the growth of the country is falling behind southern European countries that have cut labour costs to induce growth. 15th November 2013 The French economy contracted by 0.1 percent, negating the prospects of revival from robust growth in the previous three months. It had been expected to post...