OECD

  • India likely to see weak economic growth, says OECD 08-04-2014 07:02 PM

    London: India and many major emerging economies are expected to see weak growth even as prospects have stabilised in most of the advanced countries, says a report by Paris-based think-tank OECD. Besides India, Brazil and Russia are likely to witness economic growth weakening whereas the prospects look better for China....
  • Governments to target Apple, other tech giants, for tax avoidance 06-07-2013 12:43 PM

    Berlin/London: Western governments are set to target a range of tax loopholes used by technology giants including Apple, Amazon as part of an international drive to tackle corporate tax avoidance, a draft action plan seen by Reuters said. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which advises its mainly...
  • India probably world's 3rd largest economy: OECD 30-05-2013 09:04 AM

    London: India has probably surpassed Japan to become the world's third largest economy after the US and China, Paris-based think-tank OECD said on Wednesday even as it lowered the country's economic growth projection for 2013 to 5.3 per cent. "China will likely pass the United States as the world's largest...
  • Australia named 'happiest' developed nation again 28-05-2013 05:40 PM

    London: Australia has been ranked as the world's happiest nation among developed economies for third year in a row, with a whopping 84 per cent of the country's population saying they are satisfied with their lives. The overall strength of its economy won Australia the top position in the Better...
  • Wary about secret bank accouts, IT asks for oath 08-01-2012 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: In order to guard against possible leakage of names figuring in the secret bank accounts lists it has received from foreign shores, the CBDT has ordered the IT department to obtain a signed undertaking from any government entity or department who demands the data for their own probe....
  • Global slowdown is over, declares OECD 15-09-2009 09:07 AM

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  • India outpaces China in job growth 19-06-2007 08:51 PM

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