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Act. Assistant Secretary Peter Haas joined Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird at USOECD in raising the Rainbow flag for Pride Month

Acting Assistant Secretary Peter Haas joined Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird raised the rainbow flag at the U.S. Mission to the OECD to mark the beginning of Pride Month.  Today, and every day, the United States commemorates our shared values and advancement towards equality while also acknowledging the work still to be done at the OECD ...
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OECD Members Bid Farewell to OECD Secretary General Gurria and Welcomed Secretary General Cormann at MCM part I

Today, members wrapped up part one of the Ministerial Council Meeting (MCM), bidding farewell and thanking Secretary General Gurria for his leadership. We also welcomed Secretary General Mathias Cormann, along with a new era of cooperation on our shared challenges. OECD Ministerial Council Statement: https://www.oecd.org/newsroom/oecd-ministerial-council-statement-press-release.htm Office of the United States Government SPOKEPERSON – MEDIA NOTE: ...
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Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird and Acting Assistant Secretary Peter Haas Discussed OECD’s Work on International Taxation with Pascal Saint-Amans

Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird and Acting Assistant Secretary Peter Haas met with OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration Director Pascal Saint-Amans to discuss OECD’s cutting-edge work to ensure the global economy thrives based on a more level playing field of taxation.
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Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird and Acting Assistant Secretary Peter Haas Met with TUAC and BIAC to Discuss Priorities for OECD MCM

Chargé D’Affaires Whitney Baird and Acting Assistant Secretary Peter Haas met with representatives from the Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC) and Business at OECD (BIAC) to discuss priorities for the upcoming OECD Ministerial Council Meeting. The United States values the active role of the private sector and organized labor at the OECD.
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