G20 economies price 49% of CO2 emissions from energy use ANKARA. KAZINFORM - Nearly half of all energy-related CO2 emissions in G20 economies are now covered by a carbon price, as several countries introduced or extended carbon taxes or emissions trading systems in the last few years to fight climate change, according to a new report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Anadolu Agency reports.
OECD cuts global growth forecast in 2019 on fragile European economies, weak trade ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Expected weak economic performance, notably in the eurozone, coupled with persistent risks of protectionism, would weigh on global growth this year and in 2020, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday, Xinhua has learned.
Kazakhstan climbs up in OECD Country Risk Classification ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan has risen to the fifth group of the country risk rating, which is regularly provided by the Working Group on Export Credits and Credit Guarantees of the OECD's Directorate for Trade and Agriculture. Our country is represented by "KazakhExport" company (a subsidiary organization of "Baiterek" Holding) in this international structure, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Holding.
Global economy remains at growing risks of trade tension, political uncertainty: OECD PARIS. KAZINFORM The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on Wednesday projected lower global growth in 2019 on higher risks of trade conflicts and growing political uncertainty in many countries, Xinhua reported.
OECD warns rising employment overshadowed by unprecedented wage stagnation ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) published Wednesday a report warning that, although economic growth had recovered and unemployment had reached record lows in some OECD countries, wages continued to stagnate, EFE reports.
Kazakh PM meets OECD Deputy Secretary-General ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev has held a meeting with Deputy Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Masamichi Kono, who arrived in Astana to take part in the Conference on Tax Cooperation within the framework of the One Belt, One Road Initiative, primeminister.kz reports.
PM chairs meeting of Coordination Council for co-op with IFIs ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev has chaired today a session of the Coordination Council for the Interaction with International Financial Institutions (IFIs) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Kazinform reports with reference to primeminister.kz.
OECD to review Kazakhstan's budget system ASTANA. KAZINFORM A delegation of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) visited Kazakhstan on January 23-26 within the framework of preparing a "Review of the budget system of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Strategy for the implementation of the best international practice in budget control", Kazinform reports.
Coop with OECD accelerates structural reforms in Kazakhstan - PM Sagintayev ALMATY. KAZINFORM Today, at the OECD Eurasia Week-2017 themed Openness for shared prosperity, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev spoke about the impact of cooperation with OECD countries on Kazakhstan's development, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan sets great store by cooperation with OECD - Tokayev ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Senate Speaker of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with Secretary General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Josė Ángel Gurría during his first-ever visit to Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Senate's press service.
OECD: Rising inequality among aging population to increase in coming years PARIS. KAIZNFORM Inequality among older people will continue to build up in the future, with an increased risk of falling under the poverty line at an advanced age, due to an aging world population and other factors such as irregular career trajectories among younger generations, EFE refers to a report published Wednesday by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.