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How to beat the economic low growth trap and Iran's data directive

Business Line explores the OECD's warning that the global economy is in a 'low growth trap' and Tehran wants foreign social media to move its citizens' data onto servers inside Iran.

Business Line explores the OECD's warning that the global economy is in a 'low growth trap' and Tehran wants foreign social media to move its citizens' data onto servers inside Iran.

Business

OECD pessimistic about global growth, blames rich world governments

The world is stuck in a "low-growth trap" the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development says, even as it slightly raised the eurozone economic outlook for this year.

The world is stuck in a "low-growth trap" the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development says, even as it slightly raised the eurozone economic outlook for this year.

News

OECD warns of 'Brexit tax' if UK leaves EU

British voters face ‘Brexit tax’ if they leave EU OECD says ‘no upside’ for UK in a Brexit Leave camp says OECD report is unreliable It will cost

British voters face ‘Brexit tax’ if they leave EU OECD says ‘no upside’ for UK in a Brexit Leave camp says OECD report is unreliable It will cost

Europe

The Brief from Brussels: Greece faces another cash crunch

This is the Brief from Brussels: Euronews’ daily round-up of the biggest news stories that are making headlines in Europe’s capital and beyond. In

This is the Brief from Brussels: Euronews’ daily round-up of the biggest news stories that are making headlines in Europe’s capital and beyond. In

Business

OECD slashes economic growth forecasts for United States, Europe and Brazil

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development remains downbeat about global economic growth this year, cutting its forecasts for the United States, Europe and Brazil.

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development remains downbeat about global economic growth this year, cutting its forecasts for the United States, Europe and Brazil.

Business

OECD returns to revisionism with growth downgrade

The Paris-based Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has issued another gloomy outlook for the global economy, its second in a row

The Paris-based Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has issued another gloomy outlook for the global economy, its second in a row

Europe

OECD aims to rewrite global tax rulebook

OECD has unveiled further proposals that aim to crack down on companies that avoid tax. The package of 15 proposed reforms will be presented to G20

OECD has unveiled further proposals that aim to crack down on companies that avoid tax. The package of 15 proposed reforms will be presented to G20

Business

OECD says world economy set to grow less than estimated

The outlook for the world economy is less bright than it was a few months ago, according to the OECD. The Paris-based Organisation for Economic

The outlook for the world economy is less bright than it was a few months ago, according to the OECD. The Paris-based Organisation for Economic

News

Are you consuming dangerous quantities of alcohol?

The abusive consumption of alcohol is getting worse among young people, notably women, in many developed countries. This warning comes in the latest

The abusive consumption of alcohol is getting worse among young people, notably women, in many developed countries. This warning comes in the latest

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Booze review: OECD report reveals the water of life's lethal data

It was Frank Sinatra who said, “alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.” It seems that many have taken that motto to

It was Frank Sinatra who said, “alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.” It seems that many have taken that motto to

Business

Italian economy predicted growth after three-year recession

The Italian economy could post its first year of expansion in 2015 after a three-year recession. That’s a prediction by the Organisation for

The Italian economy could post its first year of expansion in 2015 after a three-year recession. That’s a prediction by the Organisation for

Business

OECD fears for eurozone stagnation

A report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says insufficient policy stimulus could be undermining potential growth in

A report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development says insufficient policy stimulus could be undermining potential growth in

Business

Over 50 countries sign up to fight against global tax evasion

Targeting tax evaders the finance ministers of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain, along with tax authority chiefs from around the world, have

Targeting tax evaders the finance ministers of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain, along with tax authority chiefs from around the world, have

Business

OECD calls for stronger Eurozone growth, slashes forecast

In just four months since its last May forecast the OECD has changed its forecast for the Eurozone, slashing its growth figures for 2014 to just

In just four months since its last May forecast the OECD has changed its forecast for the Eurozone, slashing its growth figures for 2014 to just

Culture

What's the score? the pros and cons of the marking system

Getting clear feedback about progress can be a big help to students and in many countries this means giving marks. But is it really the best method

Getting clear feedback about progress can be a big help to students and in many countries this means giving marks. But is it really the best method

Business

OECD cuts global growth forecast, but eurozone's is boosted

A downgrade in the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s global growth forecast has been accompanied by a warning that the richer

A downgrade in the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s global growth forecast has been accompanied by a warning that the richer

Business

Boosting growth in Europe in a globalised world

A more competitive Europe is the European dream in these days of austerity. But how to achieve it is always the question. In this week’s Real

A more competitive Europe is the European dream in these days of austerity. But how to achieve it is always the question. In this week’s Real

News

East Asia wins top marks in OECD's education rankings

The Chinese city of Shanghai came top for mathematics, reading and science among teenagers in a study that suggested East Asian schools were driving

The Chinese city of Shanghai came top for mathematics, reading and science among teenagers in a study that suggested East Asian schools were driving

Europe

OECD chief urges banks to lend more

OECD Secretary General Angel Guirra met with MEPs on Tuesday to share his outlook for Europe’s economy. The OECD sees eurozone growth of 1 percent

OECD Secretary General Angel Guirra met with MEPs on Tuesday to share his outlook for Europe’s economy. The OECD sees eurozone growth of 1 percent

Business

OECD cuts global growth forecasts

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development has cut its own global growth forecasts for this year and 2014 by almost half a percentage

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development has cut its own global growth forecasts for this year and 2014 by almost half a percentage

Business

The secret is out - Switzerland is set to share its banking data

It is the world’s largest offshore wealth center but now Switzerland is set to end what it is famous for – keeping its banking secret. The country

It is the world’s largest offshore wealth center but now Switzerland is set to end what it is famous for – keeping its banking secret. The country

Business

OECD upbeat on Europe's recovery

There was some good growth news for Europe, less so for China, the United States and elsewhere. In its latest forecast the Organisation for

There was some good growth news for Europe, less so for China, the United States and elsewhere. In its latest forecast the Organisation for

Business

OECD frets about growing youth unemployment

There are more grim predictions on jobs from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development in its latest employment outlook It says

There are more grim predictions on jobs from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development in its latest employment outlook It says

Culture

Are exams the best way to test our teens?

Do final exam results really matter? Is a disappointing mark truly the end of the world? Obviously it is not, so what is the point? For many families

Do final exam results really matter? Is a disappointing mark truly the end of the world? Obviously it is not, so what is the point? For many families