07/07/2009 - The OECD’s latest economic survey of Russia, to be published on Wednesday 15 July 2009, looks at the reforms needed to establish more robust and sustainable growth in the wake of the current crisis.
The survey will be available to journalists in English on the OECD's password-protected website at 08.00 a.m. Paris time (06.00 GMT) for immediate release.
A news conference will be held at 10.00 a.m. at the Ministry of Economic Development, 18, Ovchinnikovskaya Naberezhnaya (building 1, 9th floor), Moscow.
It will be presented by Pier Carlo Padoan, Deputy Secretary-General of the OECD and Elvira Nabiullina, Russia’s Minister of Economic Development and Trade. For further information about the event, journalists are invited to contact Svetlana Glikman of the Ministry’s press service; tel. 007 49 56 50 84 68.
A Policy Brief with the main conclusions will be freely accessible in pdf format (in English and French) on the OECD’s web site at www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/russia. You are invited to include this internet link in reports on the survey.
Journalists will be allowed advance access to the electronic version of the publication, by e-mail and under embargo, the day before release.
The study will be sent by e-mail on request only. In asking to receive the Survey under embargo, journalists undertake to respect the OECD’s embargo procedures. Requests to receive the survey by e-mail under embargo or to obtain a password to access the website should be sent by e-mail to Sara Sreberny-Mohammadi.