08/04/2013 - The OECD’s latest economic survey of Slovenia – to be published on Tuesday 9 April 2013 - looks at the action needed to pull the country out of recession and tackle the banking crisis. It also looks at improving public finances and strengthening growth over the long term.
The survey will be available to journalists in English on the OECD's password-protected website at 09.30 a.m. Paris time (07.30 GMT) for immediate release.
The survey will be presented at 9.30 a.m. the same day by OECD Deputy Secretary-General Yves Leterme at a seminar– open to the press – organised by the Slovenian government at Gregorčičeva 25, Ljubljiana. Other speakers will include: Igor Senčar, State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Uroš Čufer, Minister of Finance; and Anja Kopač Mrak, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs. Journalists wishing to attend, should contact the Public Relations Office of the Slovenian Ministry of Finance ( firstname.lastname@example.org).
Journalists will be allowed advance access to the electronic version of the publication, by e-mail and under embargo, from today.
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 to email@example.com.
A Policy Brief containing the survey’s main conclusions will be freely accessible in pdf format (in English and French) on the OECD’s web site www.oecd.org/eco/surveys/slovenia-2013.htm.
You are invited to include this internet link in reports on the survey.
For further information, journalists are invited to contact the OECD Media Office at + 33 1 45 24 97 00 or firstname.lastname@example.org.