27/01/2020 - The latest OECD Economic Survey of Belgium, to be released on Monday 3 February, looks at how Belgium can build on recent structural reforms to further boost employment and productivity while increasing the resilience of public finances. A special chapter on labour market challenges examines ways to improve work incentives and skills, and increase overall flexibility and dynamism of the labour market.
OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría will present the Survey’s findings at a press conference alongside Prime Minister Sophie Wilmès starting at 11:40 on Monday 3 December at Residence Palace, Wetstraat 155, 1040 Brussels. Journalists can register attendance by emailing Elke Pattyn on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Journalists can request a copy of the Survey under embargo ahead of the release by emailing: email@example.com. Once released, a Survey Overview with the main conclusions will be freely accessible at this link, which can be included in media articles: www.oecd.org/economy/belgium-economic-snapshot/.
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