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G20 global growth target attainable: IMF chief

Applauding the G20 agenda to lift global GDP by at least 2 percent over 5-years, IMF chief Christine Lagarde Sunday said the goal is attainable and called for more action to achieve robust sustained global recovery.

G20 agree to plug tax loopholes, share tax info automatically

World's 20 leading economies Sunday agreed to start automatic sharing of tax information by end 2015, while emphasising that multinational corporations be taxed in countries where they earn their profits.

G20 aims to lift growth, open up on monetary policy

The world`s top economies vowed Sunday to rev up world growth by boosting investment and increasing employment, while agreeing to more transparency on monetary policies after rifts over the US taper.

G20 aims to lift global GDP, regrets delay in IMF reforms

The Finance ministers and central bank governors of G20 nations Sunday decided to work towards lifting their collective GDP by more than two percent over the next five years and exhorted the United States to go ahead with the IMF quota reforms.

Satisfied with G20 outcome, concerns on board: Chidambaram

Satisfied with the outcome of G20 meeting, Finance Minister P Chidambaram Sunday said India's concerns with regard to withdrawal of US stimulus and the need to expedite IMF quota reforms have been taken on board by the group of rich and developing nations.

G20 Sydney meeting: Comments from policymakers

The world`s top economies have embraced a goal of expanding activity by more than USD 2 trillion over five years while creating tens of millions of new jobs, signalling optimism that the worst of crisis-era austerity was behind them.

India satisfied with the outcome of G20: Chidambaram.

Chidambaram, who represented India along with RBI Governor, Raghuram Rajan, said the country's concern with regards to tapering, IMF quota reforms were addressed at the G20 communique and that it was satisfactory.

G20 Sydney 2014: Key points

The world`s top economies have adopted a soft target of adding at least 2 percentage points to growth over five years, a source said, signalling optimism that the worst of crisis-era austerity was behind them.

G20 `deeply regrets` IMF reforms not yet effective

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors on Sunday said they "deeply regret" IMF reforms have stalled with the United States yet to ratify them.

G20 aspires to faster economic growth, roadmap sketchy

The world`s top economies have adopted a soft target of adding at least 2 percentage points to growth over five years, a source said, signalling optimism that the worst of crisis-era austerity was behind them.

G20 in favour of strengthening growth and creating jobs

The G20 Summit concluded here on Friday with the general consensus on strengthening growth and creating jobs.

G20 for faster exit of stimulus, but with clarity

In what is both a give and a take for India, the G20 Summit ended here Friday with a declaration that while countries will not prolong the exit of fiscal stimulus, it will be done in a calibrated way and clearly communicated in a bid to prevent volatility in currency markets.

G20 leaders vow to tackle tax avoidance

India on Friday said the stand taken by the G20 nations that profits of multinational companies should be taxed where economic activities deriving the profits are performed and where value is created is an "important landmark" and it validates the country's position.

G-20 pledges to raise global cooperation to combat corruption

The G-20 Summit Friday pledged to share information and increase international cooperation to combat the menace of corruption.

G-20 acknowledges India's concerns on currency volatility

The Summit also shared Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's views on the need for orderly exit from the monetary stimulus undertaken in the context of 2008 economic crisis.

Manmohan Singh asks G-20 to show collective commitment to restore growth

He also called for extensive consultations within the G-20 grouping to tackle the current currency crisis.

US stimulus pullback dominates G20 economy talks

Russia and China warned on Thursday that the end of the US Federal Reserve's bond-buying programme could have a profound impact on the global economy and urged caution.