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Consensus in G20 that protectionism 'damaging' for global economy

The Group of 20 major economies have reached a "broad consensus" that a continued rise in protectionism would be damaging to the global economy.

Turkey, Russia, US military chiefs hold talks in Turkey

Turkish, Russian and US military chiefs held talks today in the southern Turkish city of Antalya to discuss regional issues including Iraq and Syria, the Turkish army said.

India to support implementation of past commitments at G20

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Sunday said India was for the early implementation of past commitments made at the G20 agriculture ministers` meetings.

Trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies remains high: WTO

Trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies remains high: WTO

WTO Thursday expressed concern over increase in the number of trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies amid a continuing global economic uncertainty.

'Wacky and uninformed' Donald Trump not qualified to be US president, says Barack Obama

'Wacky and uninformed' Donald Trump not qualified to be US president, says Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama on Thursday called Donald Trump "wacky" and "uninformed" after the Republican candidate said Russia's President Putin was a better leader.

PM Narendra Modi, Barack Obama vow to deepen strategic ties, nuclear cooperation

PM Narendra Modi, Barack Obama vow to deepen strategic ties, nuclear cooperation

This was the eighth meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama in two years.

 

G20 leaders vow to continue support for global tax cooperation

India, China, the US and other G20 leaders today pledged to continue supporting international tax co-operation to achieve globally fair and modern international tax system, foster growth and refrain from competitive devaluation of currencies.

G-20 pledge to roll back protectionist measures by 2018-end

G-20 leaders, including those from India, the US and China, Monday promised to roll back protectionist measures by 2018-end and ensure rule-based and transparent multilateral trading system with WTO for global growth.

Saudi Arabia and Russia sign oil pact, could limit output

Saudi Arabia and Russia sign oil pact, could limit output

Saudi Arabia and Russia on Monday signed a deal to seek cooperation in the oil market, including on limiting output, sending oil prices sharply higher on hopes the two top producers would work together to tackle a global glut.

G20 determined to combat 'populist backlash' on trade: IMF

G20 determined to combat 'populist backlash' on trade: IMF

G20 leaders resolved to combat a "populist backlash" against global trade, and highlight the benefits it has brought including lifting millions out of poverty, IMF's Christine Lagarde said Monday.

Indonesia asks Alibaba's Jack Ma to advise its e-commerce development

Indonesia asks Alibaba's Jack Ma to advise its e-commerce development

JAKARTA/BEIJING - Indonesia has asked the chairman of China`s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Jack Ma, to act as adviser in the development of the Southeast Asian country`s nascent e-commerce industry, according to a video released by the government.

G20 Summit: PM Modi professes India's support for Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

G20 Summit: PM Modi professes India's support for Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

Highlighting the important points on why a stable global economic and financial system is imperative for growth, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday professed India`s support for Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) recommendations and called on the G20 nations to commit to the timeline of 2017-2018.

G20 Summit: PM Modi says fighting corruption, black money, tax evasion key to effective financial governance

G20 Summit: PM Modi says fighting corruption, black money, tax evasion key to effective financial governance

Underlining that fighting corruption and black money is key to effective financial governance, PM Modi asked G20 leaders to act to eliminate safe havens for economic offenders.

G20 Summit: PM Narendra Modi calls for structural reforms to revive global growth

G20 Summit: PM Narendra Modi calls for structural reforms to revive global growth

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on structural reforms to revive global growth and urged the G20 nations to adopt an action oriented agenda of collective, coordinated and targeted action.

China's Xi at G20 says world economy at risk, warns against protectionism

China's Xi at G20 says world economy at risk, warns against protectionism

The global economy is being threatened by rising protectionism and risks from highly leveraged financial markets, Chinese President Xi Jinping said at the open of a two-day summit of leaders from G20 nations. 

US, Russia negotiating Syria deal: President Barack Obama

US, Russia negotiating Syria deal: President Barack Obama

The United States indicated Sunday it was close to a deal with Russia on stemming the violence in Syria`s brutal civil war, with President Barack Obama saying they were "working around the clock".

When PoK emerged in PM Narendra Modi-Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting on G20 summit lines;  bilateral ties discussed

When PoK emerged in PM Narendra Modi-Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting on G20 summit lines; bilateral ties discussed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Chinese President Xi Jinping here amid differences between the two countries over a raft of issues, including the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which runs through PoK.

British PM Theresa May arrives in China for international summit debut

British PM Theresa May arrives in China for international summit debut

British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived here in China on Sunday for the 11th leaders' meeting of the G20 major economies, her major international summit debut.

Ahead of G20 meet, Modi-Xi hold talks

Ahead of G20 meet, Modi-Xi hold talks

Modi and Xi had last met on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in June in Tashkent.

G20 summit to focus on steps to boost economic growth, trade

Global economic slowdown, raising protectionism, structural reforms to expand global trade and creation of jobs, innovation, inclusive growth and climate finance are the key topics to be discussed at the two-day G20 summit starting in this picturesque Chinese city tomorrow.