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Economic growth, climate policies can go together – OECD report

May 23, 2017 - 4:25 PM

Right climate policies can help governments generate growth that will significantly reduce the risks of climate change an OECD report says

NEW REPORT. German State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth (L) and OECD Secretary General Jose Angel Gurria (R) hold up a copy of the 'Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth' report in a press conference in Berlin, Germany, May 23, 2017. KD Suarez/Rappler

IMF, World Bank, UN, OECD unite to fight tax evasion

Apr 20, 2016 - 3:25 PM

The 4 organizations announce a joint platform for collaboration on tax issues

epa05259321 International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde (R), Spanish Economy and Competitiveness Minister Luis de Guindos (2-R), French Finance Minister Michel Sapin (3-R), German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble (C), British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne (3-L), Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan (2-L), and OECD chief Jose Angel Gurria (L) participate in a press conference of the G5 Ministers of Finance and the Secretary General of the OECD 'Joint action against tax fraud and money laundering - transparency at the global level' at IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC, USA, 14 April 2016. The IMF/World Bank Spring meetings will take place in Washington, DC, on 15-17 April 2016. EPA/SHAWN THEW

England brings in Chinese teachers to boost math grades

Mar 12, 2014 - 9:02 PM

Based on an assessment of the abilities of 15 year olds Britain s score was the same as the OECD average but they were all outshone by Asian nations

File photo of Big Ben and the UK Parliament from EPA/ Facundo Arrizabalaga

Africa's most biodiverse area endangered by UK oil firm – WWF

Oct 08, 2013 - 8:56 AM

The wildlife charity claims that Soco International s oil exploration activities in and around Virunga National Park puts people animals and habitats at risk