New era

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Angel Gurría, the new secretary-general of the OECD, who took up his post at the head of the Organisation from 1 June 2006. Mr Gurría, a former finance minister of Mexico, was appointed last November. He takes over from Donald J. Johnston, who has stepped down after two terms in office.

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Consumer price inflation: 2.3% January 2020
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Unemployment: 5.1% January 2020
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