g20-summit-russia - Latest News on g20-summit-russia | Read Breaking News on Zee News

G-20 extends until 2016 its commitment against protectionism

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 12:22

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.

Obama rejects G20 pressure to abandon Syria air strike plan

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 09:40

US President Barack Obama resisted pressure on Friday to abandon plans for air strikes against Syria and enlisted the support of 10 fellow leaders for a "strong" response to a chemical weapons attack.

G20 in favour of strengthening growth and creating jobs

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 22:37

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

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 21:05

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

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 20:56

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 acknowledges India's concerns on currency volatility

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 20:48

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

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 22:07

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

US stimulus pullback dominates G20 economy talks

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 17:30

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.

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

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 09:58

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.

PM arrives in Russia for G20 Summit

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 20:21

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.

Obama heads to Europe to drum up support for Syria strike

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 12:29

Having secured an initial victory at home by winning Senators` backing for his Syria plan, US President Barack Obama on Tuesday headed to Europe in hope of garnering international support for the same.

G20 Summit: PM leaves for St.Petersburg

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 11:02

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.