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One of the many consequences of the COVID-19 crisis is the risk that many firms will find themselves in financial distress and forced to exit the market or merge. This note focuses on competition issues relating to merger control.
These webinars bring together experts from the public, private and civil society sectors to share knowledge and debate issues relating to anti-corruption and integrity. Sign up to attend forthcoming webinars or view past webinars.
OECD’s Leah Ambler and Apostolos Zampounidis underline why whistleblower protection plays such a critical role in the fight against bribery and corruption in the run-up to an OECD webinar on “Emergency measures to protect whistleblowers and promote reporting during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond”.
Les responsables des politiques relatives aux traités d’investissement sont de plus en plus appelés à intégrer la promotion de la conduite responsable des entreprises parmi les buts de ces accords. Afin de mener une réflexion bien nourrie dans ce domaine, il convient dans un premier temps d’appréhender le débat plus général de la responsabilité des entreprises.
19 May 2020: The 2020 Global Forum will be held virtually and in two parts. The first part on 19 May 2020 will focus on how governments and businesses can use an responsible business conduct approach to address the COVID-19 crisis and build more resilient supply chains.
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15/05/2020 - The present note is a preliminary summary of research carried out on acquisition- and ownership-related policies put in place to safeguard countries’ essential security interests.
While foreign investment supports growth and development, creates jobs and enhances welfare, it carries a potential risk for the host country’s national security or public order. This is why international instruments and agreements recognise countries’ rights to manage such risks.
Cette page contient le texte officiel de la Convention et les commentaires y relatifs, la 2009 Recommandation, la 2009 Recommandation du Conseil de l'OCDE sur la déductibilité fiscale des pots-de-vin versés à des agents publics étrangers et documents connexes.
13 May 2020 - Discussions at this webinar considered the implications and challenges the COVID-19 pandemic is presenting for international investment and offered initial responses from the OECD investment policy community as economies around the world address the crisis and prepare for the recovery.
11 May 2020 - This note reviews the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on international investment flows and government responses. It summarises the findings of the OECD IPA Network meeting on 9 April 2020 and outlines short-term and long-term responses.