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OECD:

see Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentOrganization for Economic Cooperation and Development
(OECD), international organization that came into being in 1961. It superseded the Organization for European Economic Cooperation, which had been founded in 1948 to coordinate the Marshall Plan for European economic recovery
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The average Israeli teacher is 42 years old, two years younger than their OECD counterpart.
OECD Eurasia Week 2018 included peer reviews of Afghanistan and Azerbaijan, and monitored the progress made by Georgia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine in implementing OECD recommendations during the OECD Eurasia Competitiveness Roundtable.
The OECD's forecast is below the government's downgraded target range of 6.5-6.9 percent for this year and 7-8 percent for next year.
As a result of this cumbersome process, the President stated that African countries are beginning to turn to other sources, explaining that set against the slow and cumbersome OECD processes, and in light of Africa's desire for rapid progress, these other sources are very attractive.
Shamshad Akhtar and OECD Secretary General, Angel Gurria at the OECD Headquarters in Paris, according to a message received here on Thursday.
The minister for finance and revenue also discussed with the secretary general Pakistan's application for the membership of the OECD Development Centre, which brings together both OECD member states, developing and emerging economies and other development partners on one platform to find policy solutions to stimulate growth and improve living conditions.
An official statement issued by the Finance Division said Pakistan and OECD would further strengthen their cooperation in various areas including tax related matters and sharing of experiences in social and economic development.
The Secretary-General invited Pakistan to further enhance its engagement with the OECD by participating in its various programmes including the Initiative on Global Value Chains, inclusive growth framework, detection of foreign bribery and revenue statistics.
The OECD currently has 35 members and next year their number will increase to 37.Economy Minister Peter #381iga added that chairing the OECD Ministerial Council is an honour for every country and is a sign of international recognition.Slovakia has gained respect and we will have the opportunity to open up important economic topics, said #381iga.
The selection of Istanbul as the Centre's location was the result of successful negotiations between the Turkish government and OECD.
Of the 35 OECD countries measured in the survey, Turkey's work-life balance was the worst, rated as zero, while Mexico only scored slightly better with 0.8.