International Organizations G20

  • Sept 5- Following is the full text of a communique released on Monday by G20 leaders following a summit in Hangzhou, China:. We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hangzhou, China on 4-5 September 2016. We met at a time when the global economic recovery is progressing, resilience is improved in some economies and new sources for growth are emerging.

  • Sept 5- Following is the full text of a communique released on Monday by G20 leaders following a summit in Hangzhou, China:. We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hangzhou, China on 4-5 September 2016. We met at a time when the global economic recovery is progressing, resilience is improved in some economies and new sources for growth are emerging.

  • Sept 5- Following is the full text of a communique released on Monday by G20 leaders following a summit in Hangzhou, China:. We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Hangzhou, China on 4-5 September 2016. We met at a time when the global economic recovery is progressing, resilience is improved in some economies and new sources for growth are emerging.

  • Energy experts poured scorn on the prospect of Russia and Saudi Arabia collaborating to stabilize the oil market, after the two countries made a joint statement to that effect on Monday.

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 5- International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Monday that consensus at the G20 is that there must be more growth, and it must be more inclusive. Lagarde, speaking after the close of the G20 summit in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, said growth has been too low for too long and that structural reforms must not...

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 5- World leaders are meeting in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou for a G20 summit. Following are highlights of comments made at the G20 meeting and related events:. "We agree that facing the risks and challenges of the current world economy, and maintaining a peaceful and stable international environment are crucial.

  • Top oil producers Saudi Arabia and Russia made a joint statement at the G-20 summit in China on Monday aimed at stabilizing crude prices, media reports said.

  • TOKYO, Sept 5- The Bank of Japan will likely choose to deepen negative interest rates than expand its bond purchases if more policy easing is needed, as the cost of cutting rates is less than topping up an already huge bond-buying program, former central bank policymaker Sayuri Shirai told Reuters on Monday. Shirai, who was an International Monetary Fund...

  • Chinese internet search giant Baidu is eyeing Europe as a potential playground despite the uncertainty posed by Brexit and Apple’s tax troubles.

  • Crude oil will likely remain at $40-45 per barrel, the Indonesian finance minister told CNBC, adding that he was “comfortable” with these prices.

  • His warning on Sunday followed bilateral talks with Barack Obama that the U.S. president described as "extremely productive", but which failed to bring the two sides closer on thorny topics such as tensions in the South China Sea. With the summit tucked in between Britain's surprise vote in June to exit the European Union and the U.S. presidential election in...

  • His warning on Sunday followed bilateral talks with Barack Obama that the U.S. president described as "extremely productive," but which failed to bring the two sides closer on thorny topics such as tensions in the South China Sea. With the summit tucked in between Britain's surprise vote in June to exit the European Union and the U.S. presidential election in...

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 4- Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a speech at the G20 summit in China, struck an upbeat tone on the Russian economy, saying it had stabilised, and pledged to cut the country's budget deficit as well as its dependency on oil and gas exports. Russia's economy contracted by 3.7 percent in 2015 due to weaker oil prices, the country's chief...

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 4- Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a speech at the G20 summit in China, struck an upbeat tone on the Russian economy, saying it had stabilized, and pledged to cut the country's budget deficit as well as its dependency on oil and gas exports. Russia's economy contracted by 3.7 percent in 2015 due to weaker oil prices, the country's chief...

  • UK Prime Minister Theresa May and Finance Minister Philip Hammond arrive at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport in China for the G-20 meeting on September 4, 2016.

    Britain's economy will suffer as a result of the decision to leave the EU, despite some recent better-than-expected economic data, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday.

  • U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday that talks with China's Xi Jinping had been "extremely productive," as leaders gathered for a G-20 summit.

  • Officials traveling with U.K. prime minister Theresa May have been warned to guard against Chinese spies that may try to seduce them, a report said.

  • View of Hangzhou skyline at Hangzhou Civic Culture Center displaying flags of G20 members in preparation for the 2016 G20 Hangzhou summit on June 11, 2016, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China.

    The chances of anything market moving coming out of the G-20 leaders' summit in Hangzhou, China are low, judging by currency strategists' comments.

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 3- U.S. China is keen to ensure a smooth G20 summit, its highest profile event of the year, as it looks to cement its global standing and avoid acrimony over a long list of tensions with Washington. In recent months, China has been incensed by a ruling against its claims in the South China Sea by an international court, a case initiated by Manila but...

  • A cement factory releasing heavy smoke in Binzhou, China.

    The U.S. and China formally ratified the Paris agreement to curb emissions on Saturday, which may help bring the deal into force this year.