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We understand how much Greek society has endured these past six years. Reform isn’t easy at the best of times, but it can be even more challenging in the face of a weak economy while at the same time trying to correct a budget deficit. But all crises come to an end. Growth does return. Now is the time to maintain the momentum of Greece’s reform drive, said OECD Secretary-General.
The role of government is to act as an enabler, generating the right conditions for growth and ensuring that its benefits are fairly distributed. Both the Competition Assessment and the Administrative Burden Reduction project can serve as roadmaps to achieve these goals by making it easier to do business in Greece, said OECD Secretary-General.
In Europe, the two most pressing structural policy priorities that must be addressed are the challenge of unemployment and the restoration the health of euro area banks, said OECD Secretary-General in Brussels.
The OECD's Secretary-General Angel Gurria has welcomed the initial understanding reached yesterday between Iran and the P5+1 countries (China, France, Germany, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States) on Iran's nuclear program.
The recovery of the global economy is progressing at a moderate and uneven pace and unemployment is expected to remain high, said OECD Secretary-General.
Es un honor participar en la ceremonia de clausura de este Foro Internacional sobre Políticas Públicas de Empleo y Protección Social. Quiero felicitar a la Secretaría del Trabajo y Previsión Social por haber organizado este evento en un momento muy oportuno, tanto para México como para la comunidad internacional.
Estos son dos de los estudios más importantes que hemos llevado a cabo para México en los últimos años. El ISSSTE es uno de los proveedores de servicios sociales y de salud más importantes de América Latina, dando servicio a más de 12 millones de empleados del sector público, así como a sus familias.
Government at a Glance provides policy makers with crucial support as they work to restore public confidence and trust in their institutions with limited means at hand. It provides a wealth of data for countries to benchmark their governments’ performance and measure their progress over time with a view to strengthening and enhancing their policy making.
Since taking office in 2009, Prime Minister Dombrovkis has drawn on his considerable experience as an economist and former Finance Minister to lead his country in its recovery from the effects of the global financial crisis. And we are glad to note that this hard work is already beginning to pay off.
"At our last MCM, our Ministers agreed to work closely with Lithuania to review the situation in 2015 with a view to taking a decision regarding accession of her country to the OECD. President Grybauskaitè is here today to transmit her personal commitment to strengthening Lithuania’s relationship with the Organisation to arrive to the 2015 benchmark in good shape.", said OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría.