12/09/2017 - The latest OECD Economic Survey of Estonia, to be published on Friday 15 September, analyses the factors behind the acceleration in Estonian economic growth, as well as the challenges remaining to bring about greater income convergence with more advanced economies while fostering inclusive and greener growth. Special chapters in the Survey discuss strategies for deepening integration in global trade and unleashing productive investment.
The Survey will be available to registered journalists on the OECD's password-protected website at 12:00 GMT on Friday 15 September for immediate release.
OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría will present the Survey in Tallinn during a press conference with Estonian Minister of Health and Labour Jevgeni Ossinovski at 15:00 local time (12:00 GMT) at the Tallinn Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel, Põhja pst 27a, 10415 Tallinn).
An Overview of the Economic Survey, with the main conclusions, will be freely accessible on the OECD’s web site at: http://www.oecd.org/economy/surveys/economic-survey-estonia.htm. You are invited to include this Internet link in reports on the Survey.
For further information on the press conference, journalists should contact Karin Volmer, communications manager at the Estonian Ministry of Social Affairs (+372 5696 4876).
For further information on the Economic Survey of Estonia, contact the OECD Media Office (+33 1 4524 9700).
Journalists will be allowed advance access to the electronic version of the Economic Survey of Estonia, by e-mail and under embargo, the day before release.
The Survey 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.