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G20 nations' responsibility to help developing countries overcome coronavirus COVID-19 crisis: Saudi Arabia's King Salman

 Addressing a virtual G20 summit, he said, "It is our responsibility to extend a helping hand to developing countries and least developed countries to enable them to build their capacities and improve their infrastructure to overcome this crisis and its repercussions."

Mar 26, 2020, 19:10 PM IST

Moody's says G20 GDP growth to exceed 3%, warns of geopolitical risks

Moody`s Investors Service kept its forecast for G20 economic growth at just over 3 percent for this year and next, but warned of geopolitical risks, US protectionism and spillovers from global monetary tightening and China`s deleveraging measures.

Aug 30, 2017, 10:09 AM IST

G20: PM highlights India's development partnership with Africa

Highlighting India's multi-layered development partnership with Africa, Modi also said the country has been helping Africa build capacity as well as improve infrastructure.

Jul 08, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

G20 nations pledge to destroy terrorist 'safe havens', seek curbs on radicalisation via internet, social media

On the first day of their Summit here, the leaders also asked private sector communication service providers to do the needful for removing hate content from the web.

Jul 07, 2017, 23:22 PM IST

In veiled dig at Pakistan, PM Modi says countries supporting terror must be barred from entering G20 nations

Addressing the G20 Summit in this German city on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi rued over the “weak” international response against terrorism and said that more cooperation is needed to deal with the menace.

Jul 07, 2017, 23:12 PM IST

Five things to know about the G20 summit in Hangzhou

The Group of 20 summit opens Sunday in the scenic city of Hangzhou, providing China`s image-sensitive rulers an opportunity to showcase the country`s emergence as a global powerhouse.

Sep 04, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

BRICS call on G20 to work harder on economic policy cooperation

Leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, who met on the sidelines of the G20 summit in the Turkish town of Antalya, said global economic recovery was not yet sustainable.

Nov 16, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Real economy will dictate Indian markets, not Yuan devaluation or Fed rate hike: Arun Jaitley

Factors like the Chinese devaluation of yuan and the US Fed's likely interest rate hike are "transient" and it will be only the real economy that will dictate the currency rate fluctuations and markets in India, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Sep 06, 2015, 15:04 PM IST

G20 launches W20 grouping for gender inclusive economic growth

The W20 group -- having 20 women leaders from G20 nations -- would host its first summit next month in Istanbul after all member countries appoint their nominees.

Sep 06, 2015, 13:25 PM IST

China emphasizes stability at G20, fiscal spending quickens

China is headed for its slowest economic expansion in 25 years in 2015 and mainland markets have slumped 40 percent since mid-June, sending global financial markets skittering.

Sep 06, 2015, 09:56 AM IST

G20 charts careful course in turbulent economic waters

Warily watching economic clouds gathering in China and the possibility of an end to zero interest rates in the United States, G20 leaders steered a careful course at their meeting in Turkey at a time of uneven and fragile growth.

Sep 06, 2015, 09:02 AM IST

G20 eyes faster economic reforms as cheap credit not enough for growth

"We note that in line with the improving economic outlook, monetary policy tightening is more likely in some advanced economies."

Sep 06, 2015, 08:37 AM IST

G20 vow to promote growth but rifts remain

They also warned of the risk of "persistent stagnation" in some leading economies due to "prolonged low inflation alongside sluggish growth."

Feb 10, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

G20 plans major investment initiatives in countries like India

The G20 has cited India among other countries for launch of major investment initiatives and for having a sustainable growth.

Nov 17, 2014, 12:18 PM IST

G20 leaders vow to boost global GDP by over $2 trillion

The statement said that the global economy is being held back by a shortfall in demand, while addressing supply constraints is key to lifting potential growth.

Nov 16, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

G20 vows to put in place tax info exchange mechanism by 2017

The leaders of 20 developing and developed countries also endorsed the action plan to tackle Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), which would be finalised in 2015.

Nov 16, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

PM raises black money issue at G20 Summit

Touching upon the resilience of the financial system in the world, Modi said it will also depend on cyber security. He also proposed to the G20 to set up a global virtual centre for clean energy research and development.

Nov 16, 2014, 09:45 AM IST

US can't carry world economy on its back: Barack Obama

"So here in Brisbane the G20 has a responsibility to act, to boost demand and invest more in infrastructure and create good jobs for the people of all our nations," Obama said.

Nov 15, 2014, 11:22 AM IST

''G20 to focus on economic growth, infrastructure and tax avoidance''

Hockey, who is chair of the G20 finance ministers, made these remarks before finance ministers of G20 nations gathered for a special meeting, just before the world leaders summit.

Nov 15, 2014, 09:02 AM IST

C20 asks G20 leaders to fight climate change, unemployment

The Civil Society, known as the C20 for the duration of the G20 summit, has highlighted climate change and the "scourge" of youth unemployment as two of the biggest issues.

Nov 14, 2014, 17:45 PM IST