Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Mexico from 8 to 11 January 2018


Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, was in Mexico from 8 to 11 January 2018 on an Official Visit.

He held a meeting with Mr. Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico and several bilateral meetings with high level officials.

While in Mexico, the Secretary-General attended the Foro de Competencia y Regulación 2018, where he presented two OECD reports: Governance of Regulators’ Practices: Accountability, Transparency and Co-ordination and Competition Assessment Review of Mexico. (Read the speech)

During his visit in Mexico, Mr. Angel Gurría also presented several OECD reports:

  • The OECD Building an effective Skills Strategy for Mexico - Policy Note
  • The Review of Mexico's e-Procurement System: Redesigning CompraNet through Stakeholder Engagement (Read the speech)
  • The Progress Report of the New International Airport of Mexico City (Read the speech)
  • The Implementation Review of Bid-Rigging for Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) - Undertaking an implementation review of the OECD recommendations of the 2015 Report (Read the speech)
  • The Second Public Procurement Review of the Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (Mexican Institute of Social Security - IMSS)  - Reshaping strategies for better healthcare

Mr. Angel Gurría also delivered a speech at the XXIX Annual Meeting of Ambassadors and Consuls of Mexico.

At the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), he delivered remarks on the Global and Mexico Economic Outlook.