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OECD media briefings at G20 Leaders’ Summit in Saint Petersburg

 

 The OECD will be holding the following news briefings at the G20 leaders’ summit in Saint Petersburg this week. All times are local.

 

Wednesday 4 September 15.00 p.m. Media Centre – Tackling tax evasion and avoidance -  Pascal Saint-Amans, Director of the OECD’s Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, will provide an update on G20 initiatives to clampdown on tax avoidance by individuals and companies. 

 

Thursday 5 September 11.00 a.m. Media Centre – Financial education: Helping consumers make the right choices.  OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría and Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov will present a report, commissioned by the G20, on boosting financial literacy.

 

For further information, journalists are requested to contact Stephen Di Biasio (stephen.dibiasio@oecd.org) or Sara Sreberny-Mohammadi (sara.sreberny-mohammadi@oecd.org) in St Petersburg or the OECD’s Media Division in Paris (news.contact@oecd.org)