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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: CEPA 18 Discusses Implementing Governance Principles for SDGs

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, AU, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economy, Education, English, Europe, Fiscal Updates, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, governance, HLPF 2019, Intergovernmental Organization, Investment, Justice, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, meeting, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Action, Near East, News, Northern America, OECD, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, Southwest Pacific, Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs), Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Intergovernmental Body, UN Secretariat, UN-DESA, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: CEPA 18 Discusses Implementing Governance Principles for SDGs

Source: Small Island Developing States 12 April 2019: The UN Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) considered the operationalization of the 11 ‘Principles of Effective Governance for Sustainable Development’ during its 18th session. It also heard presentations on governance mechanisms and initiatives at the regional and global levels, such as the African Peer Review […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Economy: China needs further reforms to make growth sustainable, greener and more inclusive

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Economy: China needs further reforms to make growth sustainable, greener and more inclusive

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   16/04/2019 – The Chinese economy continues to slow as it rebalances, with headwinds including trade frictions and the weakening global economy undermining exports and creating new uncertainties. Policy should focus on long-term strategies to move the economy towards greater domestic consumption and services, enhancing economic efficiency and ensuring […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Society: How can policymakers help the struggling middle class?

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Society: How can policymakers help the struggling middle class?

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   10/04/2019 – Governments need to do more to support middle-class households who are struggling to maintain their economic weight and lifestyles as their stagnating incomes fail to keep up with the rising costs of housing and education, according to a new OECD report. Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Economy: Further reforms in Japan needed to meet the challenges of population ageing and high public debt

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Economy: Further reforms in Japan needed to meet the challenges of population ageing and high public debt

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts The OECD is launching the I am the Future of Work campaign. From students to CEOs, everyone is shaping the future of work and their voices should be at the heart of the debate. The campaign highlights what the future of work means for people and the urgency to […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Entrepreneurship: Small and medium-size firms turn to alternative financing instruments as growth slows in bank lending

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Entrepreneurship: Small and medium-size firms turn to alternative financing instruments as growth slows in bank lending

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   12/04/2019 – Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are turning to non-bank financing sources at a faster pace than in the past, as bank lending to them has risen less than expected given today’s favourable credit conditions and business environment. Financing SMEs and Entrepreneurs 2019: An OECD Scoreboard finds that […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Tokyo on 15-16 April 2019

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, OECD Statistics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Tokyo on 15-16 April 2019

Source: OECD – MIL OSI   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Tokyo on 15-16 April 2019 on an Official visit to Japan, to present the OECD 2019 Economic Survey of Japan. During his visit, the Secretary-General will hold bilateral meetings with Prime Minister Abe, as well as several Ministers and […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Tax: A decline in income tax and social security contributions reflects reforms in a few countries

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Tax: A decline in income tax and social security contributions reflects reforms in a few countries

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   11/04/2019 – Income tax and social security contributions declined slightly for the average worker across the OECD in 2018, driven by major reforms in a handful of countries, according to a new OECD report. Taxing Wages 2019 shows that the “tax wedge” – total taxes on labour costs […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Society: Governments must act to help struggling middle class

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Society: Governments must act to help struggling middle class

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   10/04/2019 – Governments need to do more to support middle-class households who are struggling to maintain their economic weight and lifestyles as their stagnating incomes fail to keep up with the rising costs of housing and education, according to a new OECD report. Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Development: Aid drops in 2018, especially to neediest countries

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Development: Aid drops in 2018, especially to neediest countries

Source: OECD – MIL OSI Alerts   10/04/2019 – Foreign aid from official donors in 2018 fell 2.7% from 2017, with a declining share going to the neediest countries, according to preliminary data collected by the OECD. The drop was largely due to less aid being spent on hosting refugees as arrivals slowed and rules […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Washington on 11-13 April 2019

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, English, Global Economy, KB, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, OECD, OECD Statistics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: OECD – Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Washington on 11-13 April 2019

Source: OECD – MIL OSI   Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Washington, from 11 to 13 April 2019 to attend a G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, a G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, and the 2019 International Monetary Fund and World Bank Spring Meetings. The […]

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