20/03/2012 - The OECD’s latest economic survey of the Euro area and European Union, to be published on Tuesday 27 March 2012, looks at the measures and structural reforms needed to boost growth, rebalance the region’s economies and strengthen governance.
OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría will present the survey at a news conference at 10.30 a.m. the same day at the International Press Centre (Residence Palace) 155 rue de la Loi, Brussels. Olli Rehn, EU Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs will participate in the news conference and comment on the survey’s findings. To register contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The survey will be available to journalists in English on the OECD's password-protected website at 10.30 a.m. (08.30 GMT) Tuesday 27 March 2012 for immediate release.
An overview 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/euroarea and www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/eu. You are invited to include these Internet links 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 email@example.com.