13/03/2017 - The latest OECD Economic Survey of China, to be released at 14:00 Beijing time on Tuesday 21 March, examines China’s progress in rebalancing its economy and recommends further measures to ward off financial risks and ensure sustainable growth. The Survey discusses potential structural reforms that could improve productivity and ease income disparities.
The OECD Economics Department’s Director of Country Studies Alvaro Pereira will present the Survey at a press conference starting at 14:00 on Tuesday 21 March at the Tangla Hotel Beijing Grand Ballroom (No.19 Fuxingmenwai Street, Chang’an Avenue West, Xicheng District, Bejing 100045.) Journalists are welcome to stay on after the event for a discussion and Q+A with senior officials from China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) on firm dynamism and providing opportunities to all.
Please note that a launch event planned for 09:00 on 21 March for a separate OECD report produced with the Development Research Centre of the State Council of China analysing China’s industrial greening and restructuring has been postponed until later in 2017.
The Economic Survey will be available in full to registered journalists on the OECD's password-protected website from 06:00 GMT. Create your MyOECD account here. An Overview of the Survey will be freely accessible to all at: www.oecd.org/china/economic-survey-china.htm. You are invited to include this Internet link in reports on the Survey.
For further questions, journalists should contact Catherine Bremer in the OECD Media Office (firstname.lastname@example.org; +33 603 483456).
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