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   Employment up by 0.4% in both the euro area and the EU28
EuroStat - Statistics Release
11-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102864/2-11092018-AP-EN.pdf/dfae4d76-b958-49bf-9ea8-0066bf7ea788

The number of persons employed increased by 0.4% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 in the second quarter of 2018 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the first quarter of 2018, emp....
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   Industrial production down by 0.8% in euro area
EuroStat - Statistics Release
12-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102954/4-12092018-AP-EN.pdf/81d6dda4-98f3-4c96-8a81-23b5c4dec2ab

In July 2018 compared with June 2018, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 0.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.7% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2018, industrial production fell by 0.8% in the euro area and by 0....
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   Take a look at how your region compares to others
EuroStat - Statistics Release
13-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102834/1-13092018-AP-EN/70330485-4978-481c-b81f-dad2930ded9b

Is life expectancy in your region higher than in other regions of the European Union (EU)? What is the quality of life in your region? How much entrepreneurial activity takes place is your region? How much money is invested in research and innovation? Is your region richer than others? Which region ....
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   Annual growth in labour costs at 2.2% in euro area
EuroStat - Statistics Release
14-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102894/3-14092018-AP-EN/496a616d-6ae3-465a-998e-f137a242bc85

Hourly labour costs rose by 2.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 2.6% in the EU28 in the second quarter of 2018, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the first quarter of 2018, hourly labour costs increased by 2.1% and 2.8% respectively. These figures are published by Eurostat, the....
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   Euro area international trade in goods surplus €17.6 bn
EuroStat - Statistics Release
14-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102969/6-14092018-BP-EN/aa6f0d89-4ce3-45b3-a1d8-c09fc65ed3bd

The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in July 2018 was €194.6 billion, an increase of 9.4% compared with July 2017 (€177.8 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €177.1 bn, a rise of 13.4% compared with July 2017 (€156.2 bn). As a result,....
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   Euro area job vacancy rate at 2.1%
EuroStat - Statistics Release
17-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102909/3-17092018-BP-EN/36ac815a-ed19-4d54-9ee6-cf302d7ff463

The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 2.1% in the second quarter of 2018, stable compared with the previous quarter and up from 1.9% in the second quarter of 2017, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the EU28, the job vacancy rate w....
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   Annual inflation down to 2.0% in the euro area
EuroStat - Statistics Release
17-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9102879/2-17092018-AP-EN/ed017944-9d20-42c5-8fa2-0374ced49cce

The euro area annual inflation rate was 2.0% in August 2018, down from 2.1% in July 2018. A year earlier, the rate was 1.5%. European Union annual inflation was 2.1% in August 2018, down from 2.2% in July. A year earlier, the rate was 1.7%. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical of....
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   How has the EU progressed towards the Sustainable Development Goals?
EuroStat - Statistics Release
18-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9234939/8-18092018-AP-EN.pdf/888b182d-f6f9-4e0d-9e48-4b4e1561333e

Sustainable development aims to achieve a continuous improvement in citizens’ quality of life and well-being. This involves the pursuit of economic progress, while safeguarding the natural environment and promoting social justice. For these reasons, sustainable development is a fundamental and ove....
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   Production in construction up by 0.3% in euro area
EuroStat - Statistics Release
19-Sep-2018
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/9246063/4-19092018-AP-EN.pdf/731ab33b-dfac-4820-a9fc-67a5613bd26d

In July 2018 compared with June 2018, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2018, production in construction grew b....
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   Towards an international framework for investment facilitation
OECD - Industry
23-Apr-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/investment-policy/Towards-an-international-framework-for-investment-facilitation.pdf

Many governments seek to promote and facilitate inward investments that they expect will benefit their economy. This paper looks at the merits of an international framework to facilitate investment in support of sustainable and inclusive growth. ....
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   The digital economy, multinational enterprises and international investment policy
OECD - Industry
24-Apr-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/investment-policy/the-digital-economy-multinational-enterprises-and-international-investment-policy.htm

This paper examines the implications of digitalisation and digital technologies for international investment and investment policy, with a particular focus on digital policies relating to national security and digital policies directed at business operations. ....
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   FDI Regulatory Restrictiveness Index
OECD - Industry
16-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/fdiindex.htm

The FDI Regulatory Restrictiveness Index (FDI Index) measures statutory restrictions on foreign direct investment in 68 countries, including all OECD and G20 countries, and covers 22 sectors.....
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   Examen des statistiques d'investissements directs internationaux au Maroc
OECD - Industry
25-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/investment-policy/Report-on-FDI-statistics-of-Morocco-FR.pdf

L’OCDE a mis au point un cadre pour l’évaluation de la qualité des statistiques macroéconomiquesqui se concentre sur sept dimensions de la qualité : la pertinence, la précision, la crédibilité, l’actualité, l’accessibilité, l’interprétabilité et la cohérence. Le présent rappor....
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   Countries commit to step up efforts to drive more responsible business conduct through new OECD instrument
OECD - Industry
31-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/countries-commit-to-step-up-efforts-to-drive-more-responsible-business-conduct-through-new-oecd-instrument.htm

Ministers from OECD and developing economies have committed to step up their efforts to promote responsible business conduct by companies in order to drive more inclusive and sustainable economic growth.....
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   OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct
OECD - Industry
31-May-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/due-diligence-guidance-for-responsible-business-conduct.htm

The OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises recommend that enterprises conduct due diligence in order to identify, prevent or mitigate and account for how actual and potential adverse impacts are addressed. This Due Diligence Guidance provides practical support to enterprises by providing plai....
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   OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises National Contact Point Peer Reviews: Chile
OECD - Industry
6-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/Chile-NCP-Peer-Review-2018.pdf

Governments adhering to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are required to set up a National Contact Point (NCP) that functions in a visible, accessible, transparent and accountable manner. This report contains a peer review of the Chilean NCP, mapping its strengths and accomplishment....
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   OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises National Contact Point Peer Reviews: France
OECD - Industry
6-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/France-NCP-Peer-Review-2018-EN.pdf

Governments adhering to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are required to set up a National Contact Point that functions in a visible, accessible, transparent and accountable manner. This report contains a peer review of the French NCP, mapping its strengths and accomplishments and a....
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   OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises National Contact Point Peer Reviews: Germany
OECD - Industry
8-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/Germany-NCP-Peer-Review-2018.pdf

Governments adhering to the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises are required to set up a National Contact Point (NCP) that functions in a visible, accessible, transparent and accountable manner. This report contains a peer review of the German NCP, mapping its strengths and accomplishments....
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   Annual reports on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
OECD - Industry
19-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/annualreportsontheguidelines.htm

The annual reports on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises provide an account of the actions the adhering governments have taken over the previous 12 months to enhance the contribution of the guidelines to the improved functioning of the global economy. ....
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   Facilitating social dialogue under the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises
OECD - Industry
19-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/facilitating-social-dialogue-under-the-oecd-guidelines-for-mnes.htm

This study explores the role of the National Contact Points in dealing with cases relating to the implementation of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises with a particular focus on labour issues and social dialogue. ....
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   2018 Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct
OECD - Industry
20-Jun-2018
http://mneguidelines.oecd.org/globalforumonresponsiblebusinessconduct/

20-21 June 2018, Paris: The Global Forum is the first multi-stakeholder platform for integrating corporate responsibility questions into the global economic agenda. Governments, business, trade unions and civil society will come together to provide insights and exchange views on how to do well while....
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   Trade in fake Italian goods costs economy billions of euros
OECD - Industry
20-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/trade-in-fake-italian-goods-costs-economy-billions-of-euros.htm

Global trade in fake Italian goods such as luxury handbags, watches, foodstuffs and car parts is taking a bite out of Italy’s economy equivalent to around 1-2% of GDP in terms of lost sales, according to a new OECD report.....
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   A nudge or a shove? What will it take to push responsible business conduct?
OECD - Industry
20-Jun-2018
https://oecdonthelevel.com/2018/06/20/a-nudge-or-a-shove-what-will-it-take-to-push-responsible-business-conduct/

On the occasion of the release of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance on Responsible Business Conduct, the OECD’s Tyler Gillard looks at how governments can encourage international standards of responsible business conduct in business activities and supply chains.....
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   OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises: a Glass Half Full
OECD - Industry
21-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/inv/mne/oecd-guidelines-for-mnes-a-glass-half-full.htm

20 June 2018 - This Liber Amicorum was prepared for Roel Nieuwenkamp. It offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive message to governments, business, civil society organisations and other stakeholders to collectively widen and deepen the adherence and practice of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational E....
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   Low productivity jobs driving employment growth in many OECD countries
OECD - Industry
26-Jun-2018
http://www.oecd.org/industry/low-productivity-jobs-driving-employment-growth-in-many-oecd-countries.htm

Weak labour productivity growth continues to mark the world’s advanced economies and risks compromising improvements in living standards, says a new OECD report.....
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