G20 Summit 2013

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.

Sep 06, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

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.

Sep 06, 2013, 21:05 PM IST

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.

Sep 06, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

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.

Sep 06, 2013, 20:48 PM IST

India, Japan agrees $50 billion currency swap arrangement

India and Japan on Friday decided to more than treble their currency swap arrangement from USD 15 billion to 50 billion in a move seen as sending an important signal for the rupee.

Sep 06, 2013, 15:18 PM IST

G-20 Summit begins today; to focus on growth, tax evasion

The dispute between Russia and the US over the conflict in Syria, however is likely to overshadow the two-day summit starting today in the Russian city.

Sep 05, 2013, 09:58 AM IST

G20 summit: Tax evasion, global economy top agenda

Tax evasion and splits over the state of the global economy as emerging markets slow down are the main subjects for a meeting of G20 countries.

Jul 18, 2013, 17:54 PM IST