04/12/2012 - The OECD’s latest Economic Survey of Slovak Republic, to be published on Thursday 6 December 2012, discusses the country’s performance since the global economic crisis. The study assesses the Slovak Republic’s efforts to restore public finances while fostering domestic drivers of growth. It proposes reforms to improve the fiscal framework, raise labour market performance and boost education outcomes.
OECD Secretary General Angel Gurría will present the Survey during a news conference with Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico in Bratislava, on 6 December at 09H45 a.m., at the Office of the Government (Úrad vlády Slovenskej republiky, Námestie slobody 1, 813 70 Bratislava).
The survey will be available to journalists in English on the OECD's password-protected website at 09H45 a.m. (Paris time) for immediate release.
An Overview with the main conclusions will be freely accessible in pdf format on the OECD’s web site.
Journalists wishing to attend the news conference should contact Renata Goldirova, head of media at the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: +421 25978 3070) or the OECD’s Media Division (+33 1 4524 9700, email@example.com).
Journalists will be allowed advance access to the electronic version of the OECD Economic Survey of the Slovak Republic, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.