G20 Summit Russia

G-20 extends until 2016 its commitment against protectionism

G-20 has decided to extend until the end of 2016 its standstill commitment to further progress in removing barriers and impediments to global trade and investment.

Sep 07, 2013, 12:22 PM IST

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

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.

Sep 05, 2013, 22:07 PM IST

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.

Sep 05, 2013, 17:30 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

PM arrives in Russia for G20 Summit

Brazil, India, Russia, China and South Africa--grouped in the informal BRICS bloc seen as an alternative economic powerhouse--all go into the meeting experiencing slowing growth, embattled currencies and huge capital outflows.

Sep 04, 2013, 20:21 PM IST

G20 Summit: PM leaves for St.Petersburg

Singh, who has attended all the previous G20 summits since the first meet in Washington in 2008, is due to return home on Saturday evening.

Sep 04, 2013, 11:02 AM IST

PM leaves for G20 summit in Russia tomorrow

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves for St. Petersburg on Thursday to attend the eighth G20 Summit during which he is expected to push for a coordinated plan to avoid disruption in India and other large developing economies by imminent phasing out of fiscal stimulus by US Federal Reserve.

Sep 03, 2013, 15:24 PM IST