This Symposium, organised jointly by ICSID, OECD and UNCTAD, enabled non-governmental actors to share their perspectives on emerging investment arbitration issues identified by governments and their international organisations; to explore and advance the agenda which developed and developing country parties to investment agreements have in common; and to consider ways for the three organisations and other interested institutions to
Cet ouvrage rend compte des efforts déployés par les 39 pays adhérents pour faire en sorte que les Principes directeurs de l'OCDE à l’intention des entreprises multinationales contribuent à améliorer le fonctionnement de l’économie mondiale. Il aborde également dans ses grandes lignes la question de la responsabilité des entreprises dans les pays en développement.
Taking place in Beijing, China, on 8-9 December 2005, this Symposium focused on specific aspects of policies towards cross-border mergers and acquisitions.
This two-day anti-corruption training seminar for prosecutors focused on capacity-building for specialised prosecutors handling corruption cases on a regular basis. The seminar, hosted by the Government of Argentina, was organised in cooperation with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime as well as the Inter-American Development Bank. It was held immediately prior to the High-Level Anti-Corruption Seminar for Latin American and
Les pays membres de l'OCDE et d’autres pays ayant adhéré à la Déclaration sur l'investissement international et les entreprises multinationales ont déclaré que les entreprises issues de pays adhérents devraient bénéficier du « Traitement national ». Cette publication décrit les principaux aspects de l'Instrument de l'OCDE relatif au Traitement national. Elle contient une liste complète des mesures des pays adhérents relatives au
Held in Paris on 2 December 2006, this meeting brought together policy makers, business leaders, and other experts to discuss the policy implications of the debate on corporate governance of non-listed companies.
This report reviews the economic consequences of ageing populations for financial markets and recommends that governments help facilitate development of financial instruments to support retirement savings and pensions.
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This presentation by Donald J. Johnston, OECD Secretary-General, was made at APEC Investment Opportunities 2005: Towards Co-Prosperity Through Partnership held in Busan, Korea, on 16 November 2005.
Organised by the OECD in co-operation with APEC, this seminar took place on 14-15 November 2005 in Busan, Korea. Discussions focused on defining investment for development and how to encourage greater investment mobility.
OECD member governments actively seek to enhance the role of small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), including in the context of development. They are committed to debating this issue with non-OECD countries, inter alia in the context of the OECD Bologna Process, and the Initiative on Investment for Development and its Policy Framework for Investment project. The present document is intended as a contribution by the Investment