During his official visit to the Czech Republic, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría met with:
Discussions centred on a number of current national and global policy issues, including the economy, labour and social policies, migration and the environment, as well as on co-operation between the Czech Republic and the OECD.
Mr. Gurría also held a press conference for the launch of the OECD Economic Survey of the Czech Republic 2008. Finally, he gave a lecture on "Globalization and Rising Competition: Challenges for the Czech Economy" at Charles University and addressed representatives of the Parliament and the Czech National Bank.
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