In the wake of the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh in 2013, initiatives to strengthen regulation of global supply chains in the textile and garment sector have multiplied. Tackling the issues involved requires sustained collaboration among industry, government, worker organisations and civil society. This project promotes such collaboration as well as the harmonisation of existing standards in the sector.
As part of the implementation strategy for the recently adopted OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector, the OECD is conducting a series of surveys that target SMEs operating within the sector.
This policy dialogue aims to deepen policy discussions between the OECD and key decision-makers in India. The first phase of the programme provides policy options on improving monitoring and prevention of abusive related party transactions. The current phase will focus on corporate governance of company groups.
06/12/2018 - The International Partnership against Corruption in Sport (IPACS) staged a major summit in London on 6 December 2018 to reaffirm the global commitment to tackling corruption in sport.
Paris, 29-30 November 2018: The 2018 Global Forum will focus on: competition and fairer societies; gender; regional competition agreements; investigative powers; and state-owned enterprises.
07/11/2018 - Stock exchanges in Asia have emerged as the world's fastest growing trading venues for listed stocks and several domestic investment banks in the region are becoming global actors. This annual review follows and analyses trends in Asian public equity markets.
Latest statistics for global foreign direct investment (FDI) flows and international mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Analysis, trends and forecasts from the OECD using FDI statistics collected in accordance with latest international guidelines.
The OECD works with Asian economies and regional partners to raise awareness and promote corporate governance and capital market development in the region.
4-5 September 2018, Paris - The OECD Blockchain Policy Forum on "Distributed Ledgers: Opportunities and Challenges" was the first major international conference to take stock of blockchain’s impacts across the full range of government activities and public priorities.
L’Edition 2018 des Perspectives de l’OCDE sur l’Entreprise et la Finance souligne les principaux risques susceptibles d’affecter la croissance économique mondiale. Selon cette publication, la normalisation progressive des politiques monétaires, qui intervient dans un contexte de niveaux d’endettement élevés, sera révélateur de l’efficacité des réformes réglementaires de Bâle III visant à renforcer la stabilité du système financier.