22/02/2017 - The latest OECD Economic Survey of India, to be published on Tuesday, 28 February, analyses the factors behind the country’s strong economic expansion, as well as steps that can be taken to ensure stronger and more inclusive growth in the future. The Survey discusses how comprehensive tax reform could help raise revenue to finance much-needed social and physical infrastructure while boosting investment. It also assesses necessary steps toward achieving strong and balanced regional development across India.
The Survey will be available to registered journalists on the OECD's password-protected website at 5:30 GMT for immediate release. Create your MyOECD account here.
OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría will present the Survey in Delhi with India’s Secretary Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das, during a press conference starting at 11:00 local time at The Lalit Hotel (Barakhamba Avenue, Connaught Place, New Delhi).
An Overview of the Economic Survey, with the main conclusions, will be freely accessible on the OECD’s web site at: www.oecd.org/india/economic-survey-india.htm. You are invited to include this Internet link in reports on the Survey.
Journalists will be allowed advance access to the electronic version of the OECD Economic Survey of India, 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 should be sent to Lawrence Speer.
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