What Marta Lucía Ramírez really said about saving the poor

A phrase from the Vice President of the Nation Marta Lucía Ramírez, at the OECD conference, has generated controversy on social networks, referring to the effects of the pandemic on the poorest population. “The Covid-19 hit the region where 58% of the workforce had informal employment and 38% did not enjoy social protection. This informality […]

“Your class” included in the world’s best educational solutions during the Covid-19 pandemic – Family – Apollo.lv – Woman

According to the MES, to help countries around the world better meet the educational challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, the OECD, in collaboration with the Harvard Global Education Innovation Initiative and the World Bank, created a database of the world’s best educational initiatives. It indicates innovative educational solutions during the pandemic, including the channel “Your […]

Morning – OECD: Inflation slows to 0.7% in May

Annual inflation in OECD countries slowed to 0.7% in May, from 0.9% the previous month. This development can be explained by the peak in the fall in energy prices (-13.4%), the lowest since September 2009. Excluding food and energy, inflation remained stable at 1.6%, on the period, says the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development […]

Trillion euros are parked in previously hidden accounts in tax havens

Thanks to an agreement and automatic exchange of information, tax authorities in almost a hundred countries around the world obtained data on 84 million accounts that the inhabitants of these countries own in so-called tax havens. The assets in these accounts totaled about ten trillion euros (267 trillion crowns). Compared to 2018, this is a […]

Mexico suffers the lag of well-being in the measurement of quality of life: OECD

The low level of education, the lack of time for leisure and rest, the quality of housing and high cost of this, as well as insecurity, making Mexico occupies almost the last place in terms of quality of life, among the member countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Our country ranks […]

Merkel rejects higher taxes to finance Corona aid

Chancellor Angela Merkel underlined the importance of international cooperation between states. (Photo: AP) Berlin Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for further economic relief for the next phase of the corona pandemic. “It has been pointed out that the recovery phase must also be accompanied by economic stimulus programs,” said Merkel on Wednesday after a switch […]

Israeli bank Hapoalim fined $ 900 million

Bank Hapoalim The Israeli money house has helped transfer assets of more than $ 7 billion to accounts outside the United States. (Photo: dpa) Tel Aviv The major Israeli bank Hapoalim has agreed with the US authorities to pay a total of more than $ 900 million, also because of its involvement in the FIFA […]

“There are conditions like in war”

Madrid Alvaro Mallol had prepared. Since the coronavirus paralyzed China’s economy in January, the entrepreneur has filled his warehouse with intermediate products. “We worked overtime in logistics and production in order to be able to send as many deliveries as possible before the crisis came to Spain,” says the head of Dicomat, a manufacturer of […]

Global Witness accuses Britain of “hypocrisy” on fossil fuel business projects

According to a campaign group, the UK government’s export credit agency violated OECD guidelines by supporting multi-billion pound overseas fossil fuel projects despite global efforts to deal with the climate crisis. Global Witness has accused the UK of “hypocrisy” in a complaint to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), a Paris-based think tank […]