Navigation

Skiplink Navigation

Main Features

OECD appoints Swiss to key position

Luzius Wasecha (left) will head up the OECD trade committee

(Keystone Archive)

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development has appointed a Swiss as president of its trade committee.

The Economics ministry said on Tuesday that 55-year-old Luzius Wasescha would replace the Swede, Arne Rodin. It's the second time a Swiss has held the post.

The committee is concerned with the coordination of OECD members' trading policies and meets three to four times a year.

Top of the OECD agenda at the moment is multilateral trade agreements and the dismantling of obstacles that hinder free trade.

swissinfo with agencies


Links

Neuer Inhalt

Horizontal Line


swissinfo EN

Teaser Join us on Facebook!

Join us on Facebook!

subscription form

Form for signing up for free newsletter.

Sign up for our free newsletters and get the top stories delivered to your inbox.








Click here to see more newsletters