International Organizations G20

  • 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.

  • Donald Trump

    Donald Trump is not on the G-20 Hangzhou guest list and neither he nor the U.S. Presidential race are on the official agenda. But he’s there in spirit.

  • HANGZHOU, China, Sept 3- The world's central banks are "pretty close" to the limits of their ability to stimulate economies, Angel Gurria, head of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, said on Saturday. Echoing remarks by China's vice finance minister on Friday, Gurria emphasized that a combination of coordinated monetary, fiscal and...

  • The G20 agenda

    Discussing the significance of holding the G20 summit in China for the first time and what we can expect from the meeting, with Amb. Nicholas Burns, Harvard's Kennedy School Professor and Former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, and Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates Vice Chairman and Former State Department Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy & the Environment.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 1- The International Monetary Fund called on Thursday for G20 leaders to take much stronger action to boost demand, revive flagging trade, make long-delayed structural reforms to their economies and share growth more broadly. In a briefing note to heads of state of the G20 group of leading economies ahead of their summit in Hangzhou, China, on...

  • Jack Ma Alibaba Founder & Executive Chairman

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports the details of her interview with Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma ahead of the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China.

  • BEIJING, Aug 15- China expects next month's summit of the G20 which it is hosting will focus on boosting economic growth and other financial issues rather than disputes like the South China Sea, senior officials said on Monday. The Sept 4-5 leaders' meeting comes as clouds continue to hover over global growth prospects and worries about China's own slowing...

  • The gathering followed hints about easing from the European Central Bank and the Bank of England, with expectations that the U.S. A survey on Monday showed business morale in Europe's biggest economy, Germany, fell in July, suggesting company executives have become less optimistic since Brexit. Commerzbank estimates Germany and Italy are scheduled to sell...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- The world's biggest economies will work to support global growth and better share the benefits of trade, policymakers said on Sunday after a meeting dominated by the impact of Britain's exit from Europe and fears of rising protectionism. Philip Hammond, Britain's new finance minister, said the uncertainty about Brexit would begin to...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...

  • CHENGDU, China July 24- Global finance officials, jolted by growing anti-trade and economic nationalism movements behind Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's U.S. presidential campaign, are intensifying pledges for more "inclusive" growth. Certainly, the benefits of these efforts are unlikely to be seen quickly enough to influence...