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  • Buenos Aires gets ready ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit

    Buenos Aires gets ready ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit

    On 30 November and 1 December, world leaders will meet in the Argentine capital to conclude G20 Argentina 2018. Read More
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  • Buenos Aires gets ready ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit

    Buenos Aires gets ready ahead of the G20 Leaders’ Summit

    On 30 November and 1 December, world leaders will meet in the Argentine capital to conclude G20 Argentina 2018. Read More
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Latest in GEG Fora

  • Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes
    Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes

    Global co-operation to fight tax evasion and avoidance has grown rapidly over the past few years. Tax transparency and exchange of information between tax authorities about financial assets and activities of their taxpayers abroad, which has proved to be a valuable tool in this fight, will be discussed at the eleventh meeting of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, to be held on 20-22 November 2018 in Punta del Este, Uruguay.

  • Borrowing by low and middle-income economies more than tripled in 2017
    Borrowing by low and middle-income economies more than tripled in 2017

    Borrowing by low and middle-income economies from external official and private creditors surged to $607 billion in 2017 from $181 billion the previous year, the highest level in three years, as net debt inflows surpassed equity inflows for the first time since 2013, the World Bank’s International Debt Statistics 2019 shows.

  • Gender perspectives – a transversal priority of the Argentine G20 presidency
    Gender perspectives – a transversal priority of the Argentine G20 presidency

    This transversal approach has ensured gender perspectives have been taken into account in all work streams, which has led to concrete progress towards achieving fair and sustainable development.

EVENTS: UPCOMING AND PAST

  • World Bank meetings
    DIME Seminar: Workhorses or White Elephants? The Effects of Earned Autonomy on State Owned Enterprises, 20 November 2018, Washington DC, USA Chatham House Illicit Financial Flows 2018 Conference, 19 November 2018, London, UK
  • OECD meetings
    Eleventh Meeting of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, 20-22 November 2018, Punta del Este, Uruguay
  • IORA meetings
    IORA Workshop on Financial Inclusion for Women Entrepreneurs, 10-11 December 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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