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The year 2014 was remarkable due to a number of reasons. One of its most important traits was one that received little attention, but changed the geopolitical outlook the world has gotten used to for decades. In 2014, the United States could no longer claim to be the world’s largest economic power. The torch was …
Al-Sisi meets with several leaders to discuss bilateral relations, developments in Middle East
The leaders of the world’s most important nations are in China this weekend for the annual G20 meeting. Among the hopes for this year’s summit: New China-US joint commitments to fight climate change could be on the menu.
At the annual Ambrosetti Forum gathering of elites at Lake Como, Italian PM Renzi told political and economic influentials that Italy needs more time to reform.
An organization representing European business in China has called for less restrictive market access in the country. The criticism comes as the world’s major economies gear up for the next G20 summit in Hangzhou.
As the G20 summit takes place in Huangzhou, China, not only business and finance will be discussed – climate change is also high on the agenda, due to the growing financial risks that climate change present.
Issuing a stark warning ahead of this year’s G20 summit, the head of the International Monetary Fund, Chrstine Lagarde has called on world leaders to take decisive action to revitalize the sluggish global economy.
Al-Sisi’s visit to India precedes his attendance of G20 summit
China wants developing countries to have a larger role in this year’s G20 conference as the world’s largest economy steps up overseas investment
Britain’s decision to leave the EU could have global consequences, G20 finance ministers have warned. The Brexit and boosting growth in stagnating China were the major topics at a meeting.
The meeting will finalise decisions regarding projects that were agreed on Sunday at the G20-Ministers of Trade meeting
Delegations from Egypt and China set to meet before G20 summit in China
Egypt will actively participate in discussions and endeavours conducted in G20 summit
Voicing concern that the Ukraine crisis could hurt the world economy
Reuters – The world’s financial leaders are likely to discuss possible risks to Europe’s economy from the crisis in Ukraine, but there are no plans to mention it in the final document from their Washington meeting, two G20 officials said. Finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 developed and emerging economies will …
US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew stressed at a press conference that the G20 had left the austerity debate behind and was fully focused on growth.
The World Economic Forum, which organises the Davos talkfest, warned last week that the growing gulf between the rich and the poor represents the biggest global risk in 2014.
Meeting in Washington, the officials warned that there were still risks to global economic growth, and that many countries faced “unacceptably high unemployment.”