The agricultural sector in many OECD countries continues to be characterised by high levels of support and protection. Support to agricultural producers accounted for 32% of total farm receipts -- a slight increase from 2002, but down from 37% from the late 1980s.
This list of national contact points has been provided by member country governments to facilitate co-operation against cross-border fraud.
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This report provides a descriptive overview of the Japanese database on 'firm-level environmental management and public policy', as well as preliminary conclusions from the analysis.
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In this report, the country summarizes the main developments in competition law and policy in 2002.
The OECD Centre for Effective Learning Environments (CELE) promotes the exchange and analysis of policy, research and experience in all matters related to educational building.
Im Jahr 2002 betrugen Japan's Nettoleistungen für die öffentliche Entwicklungszusammenarbeit (ODA) 9.3 Mrd. US Dollar. Damit verlor Japan seine Position als bedeutendster Geber bilateraler Leistungen und fiel auf den zweiten Rang zurück.
Japan's net official development assistance (ODA) was USD 9.3 billion in 2002, making it the world's second largest donor.
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Government concerns about high electricity prices, the highest in the OECD, have led to reforms of the sector of which the introduction of competition is seen as a key measure.
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Japan is one of the few countries to have introduced competition in the 1980s, along with the United States and the United Kingdom. Since market liberalisation began in 1985, Japan has introduced many liberalisation measures to encourage fair com...
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Does the national regulatory system allow foreign and domestic enterprises to take full advantage of competitive global markets? Reducing regulatory barriers to trade and investment enables countries in an expanding global economy to benefit more...