The current wave of urbanisation presents both risks and opportunities. How can policy makers at all levels of government make decisions today that will lead to more resilient and inclusive cities in the long run? This requires strategies that help cities deliver quality public services and education, link people to jobs through accessible transport, and facilitate and sustain an affordable housing supply.
The Secretary-General attended the Global Summit on Productivity together with Mr. Peña Nieto, President of Mexico and Mr. Luis Videgaray Caso, Minister of Finance, and delivered a keynote address based on the new OECD report "The Future of Productivity".
Luis Videgaray, Mexico’s Minister of Finance and Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General will co-host this event in Mexico City on 6-7 July 2015, with a welcoming by the President of Mexico. Participants will share their views on the key factors that will influence future productivity growth and the creation of an OECD Productivity Network.
Hermosillo scores 96% in implementing the recommendations of the Guide on improving the regulatory quality of formalities at the municipal level
The tramitesmetepec.mx website organises formalities by “life events”, facilitating the search of information for citizens and entrepreneurs, and reducing the cost of regulatory compliance.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, was in Mexico from 6 to 9 January 2015 on an official visit, to present the OECD 2015 Economic Survey of Mexico alongside Mr. Luis Videgaray, Minister of Finance of Mexico.
The second progress report in the implementation of regulatory improvement actions shows a 52% progress for the Municipality of Hermosillo.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, was in Mexico from 5 to 9 December 2014. He held bilateral meetings with several Ministers in Mexico City and then proceeded to Veracruz to attend the XXIV Ibero-American Summit of Heads of State and Government.
Recommendations on how to streamline processes to start-up and operate businesses in the municipality of San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Mexico, from 19 to 23 June 2014 to attend the Summit of the Pacific Alliance in Punta Mita and the Meeting of the OECD Global Parliamentary Network in Mexico city.