G20 Meeting

EAM S Jaishankar proposes voluntary G-20 principles on cross border movement

At the G-20 foreign ministers meeting held, India has proposed for the development of voluntary 'G-20 Principles on Coordinated Cross-Border Movement of People'.

Sep 04, 2020, 06:36 AM IST

US, China rekindle trade talks ahead of Donald Trump-Xi Jinping G20 meeting

China, which previously declined to say whether the two leaders would meet, confirmed the get-together.

Jun 19, 2019, 13:06 PM IST

US-China decision to not impose higher tariffs de-escalates hostilities temporarily: Moody's

Signalling an end to the six-month-long trade war, Trump agreed that on January 1, 2019, he will leave the tariffs on USD 200 billion worth of product at the 10 percent rate, and not raise it to 25 percent at this time.

Dec 04, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin did not have a secret G20 meeting: Kremlin

The Kremlin was responding to questions about a previously undisclosed conversation between Trump and Putin that caused alarm among some US politicians unhappy about Trump's handling of US-Russia relations. 

Jul 20, 2017, 17:06 PM IST

Donald Trump calls out Russia, cites efforts to subvert Western civilization

Trump meets President Vladimir Putin for the first time face-to-face on Friday in Hamburg, the site of the G20 summit.

Jul 06, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

Turkey, US ready to work on ousting IS from Raqa: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Washington and Ankara are ready to work together to push Islamic State jihadists out of their de facto capital of Raqa in northern Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in comments published on Wednesday.

Sep 07, 2016, 23:08 PM IST

Barack Obama makes final trip to China, Southeast Asia

The White House sees an opportunity to burnish Barack Obama`s legacy as America`s self-proclaimed "Pacific president".

Sep 01, 2016, 08:27 AM IST

Beijing comes calling to seek help on South China Sea issue

It was not long ago that China came in the way of India securing membership of the elite nuclear club, the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).

Aug 06, 2016, 09:44 AM IST

G20 must step up growth efforts: IMF's Lagarde

The world`s biggest economies must step up reform efforts to boost growth in line with targets they set last year using a mix of accommodative monetary policy, fiscal policy and structural reforms, the head of the International Monetary Fund said.

Sep 05, 2015, 20:44 PM IST

G20 vows to boost fragile growth, nudges China on currency

G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs on Saturday pledged to act decisively to shore up stuttering global growth and to refrain from unsettling currency moves after China`s controversial devaluation last month.

Sep 05, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

India pitches for greater mobility of skilled labour at G20

India on Friday favoured greater mobility of skilled labour besides increased movement of goods and capital arguing that it would help the developed nations which are faced with the problem of ageing population.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

G20 says global growth 'short of expectations'

The G20 group of top world economies on Saturday said that global economic expansion was slower than had been expected but expressed confidence that a recovery would gain momentum.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

Global safety nets to check currency, market volatility needed: FM Jaitley

Jaitley also sought a well-designed and quickly-triggered safety nets under IMF like strengthening of liquidity arrangements via multilateral swap arrangements between member countries.

Sep 05, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

G20 seeks to lift market mood despite China alarm

Ministers and central bank chiefs from the world`s top 20 economies sought Saturday to bolster market confidence in the global economy, despite mounting alarm about the fallout from China`s slowdown.

Sep 05, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

US tells China at G20 to avoid 'competitive devaluation'

US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Friday told his Chinese counterpart at a G20 meeting in Ankara to avoid competitive devaluation and improve communication of Beijing`s economic policy.

Sep 04, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

FM Jaitley promises ease of doing biz, tax reforms

The Finance Minister said India has benefited significantly from the decline in global oil prices.

Sep 04, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Europe needs to do more to boost growth: US

US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on Sunday called on the eurozone to do more to boost demand and make the structural changes needed to kick-start its stuttering economy.

Sep 21, 2014, 09:39 AM IST

RBI needs to raise policy rates to bring down inflation: IMF

IMF said India needs to take more steps to reduce stubbornly high inflation and the large fiscal deficit.

Sep 18, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

Cooperative action can increase global output: IMF

Cooperative action by countries can increase global output by two per cent' over the next five years, the head of the International Monetary Fund has said.

Jun 10, 2014, 08:21 AM IST

G20 growth pledge easier in the making than the execution

The Group of 20`s proposal to lift economic activity by 2 percent over the next five years has so many holes in it, there`s no wonder it was the first official target that all members felt happy to agree on.

Feb 24, 2014, 10:48 AM IST