RSS News about Poland

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    • Government at a Glance December 19, 2017
      Government at a Glance provides a dashboard of key indicators to help you analyse international comparisons of public sector performance.
    • Pensions at a Glance 2017 – Key findings for Poland December 5, 2017
      Key findings for Poland from the report "Pensions at a Glance 2017"
    • Revenue Statistics: Key findings for Poland November 23, 2017
      The tax-to-GDP ratio in Poland increased by 1.2 percentage points, from 32.4% in 2015 to 33.6% in 2016. The corresponding figures for the OECD average were an increase of 0.3 percentage points from 34.0% to 34.3% over the same period.
    • OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2017 – Poland highlights November 22, 2017
      This note presents selected country highlights from the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2017 with a specific focus on digital trends among all themes covered.
    • How's life in Poland? November 14, 2017
      This note presents selected findings based on the set of well-being indicators published in How's Life? 2017.
    • Research Fellowships and Conference Sponsorship September 21, 2017
      The Co-operative Research Programme (CRP)'s Call for Applications for conference sponsorship and research fellowships for funding in 2018 is CLOSED. The CRP supports work on sustainable use of natural resources in agriculture, forests, fisheries and food production.
    • Taxing Wages: Poland April 11, 2017
      The tax burden on labour income is expressed by the tax wedge, which is a measure of the net tax burden on labour income borne by the employee and the employer.
    • More strategic focus would improve impact of Poland’s foreign aid February 14, 2017
      Poland has built up a small but solid presence in international development and should now focus its limited resources on areas where it can make the most impact, allocating more funds to bilateral aid in priority countries and sectors, according to a new OECD Review.
    • PISA 2015 key findings for Poland December 6, 2016
      This country note presents student performance in science, reading and mathematics, and measures equity in education in Poland. The interactive charts allow you to compare results with other countries participating in the OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA).
    • Revenue Statistics 2016: Country highlights November 30, 2016
      This annual publication presents detailed country notes and internationally comparable tax data for all OECD countries from 1965 onwards.
    • Consumption Tax Trends 2016: Country highlights November 30, 2016
      This publication provides detailed country notes on Value Added Tax/Goods and Services Tax (VAT/GST) and excise duty rates in OECD member countries.
    • OECD marks Poland’s 20 years of membership, sets out path to a more knowledge-based economy November 25, 2016
      Poland has achieved impressive progress in improving the living standards of its citizens over the past 20 years but needs to continue to move towards higher technology, boosting productivity and improving access to quality jobs and good pay, according to the OECD.
    • W 20-stą rocznicę członkostwa Polski, OECD zaleca dążenie w kierunku gospodarki opartej na wiedzy November 25, 2016
      Według OECD, Polska osiągnęła imponujące postępy pod względem poprawy standardu życia swoich obywateli w ostatnich 20-stu latach, ale musi nadal zmierzać w kierunku gospodarki opartej na wiedzy poprzez promowanie zaawansowanych technologii, zwiększania wydajności oraz poprawy dostępu do wysokiej jakości zatrudnienia i godziwych wynagrodzeń.
    • Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, in Poland on 25 November 2016 November 25, 2016
      The Secretary-General delivered remarks to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Poland's OECD membership and presented the main findings of an OECD report on priorities for making Poland a more inclusive and knowledge-based economy.
    • Society at a Glance 2016 – How does Poland compare? October 5, 2016
      The number of young people not in employment, education or training (NEETs) remains elevated in many countries since the crisis. This country note examines the characteristics of those at risk of being NEET in Poland along with policies to help meet the challenge. It also includes many new youth-specific indicators on family formation, self-sufficiency, income […]