International Organizations G20

  • 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...

  • Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma

    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...

  • 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- Structural reforms are important to bolster economic growth and share the benefits broadly, Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, said on Sunday after a meeting of G20 ministers. "Structural reforms are particularly critical, as recent IMF work shows that well-designed structural reforms can lift...

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- Policymakers from the Group of 20 economies agreed conversations on Britain's exit from the European Union should start as soon as possible to get a clearer long-term perspective and lessen uncertainty, French Finance Minister Michel Sapin said. Sapin made the comments at a news conference after a G20 meeting of finance ministers and...

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said he told a meeting of policymakers from the Group of 20 economies that the United States's economy was strong and its job market was healthy. The United States could look at fiscal policy from a position of strength as the country's deficit had fallen, he told a news conference after a two-day meeting of...

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- Policymakers from the Group of 20 economies said on Sunday they recognise that excess capacity in steel and other industries is a global issue that has had a negative impact on trade and workers and which requires a collective response. In a joint communique issued at the two-day conference of G20 central bankers and finance ministers in...

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- Members of the Group of 20 major economies have prepared actively to cope with the potential economic and financial impact of the Brexit decision but hope Britain and the European Union can actively form a close partnership, according to a statement from China.

  • CHENGDU, China, July 24- The world's leading economies have discussed how to take advantage of their lower debt costs to spend more on investment as a way to boost weak economic growth, the head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development said. "Already lower interest rates create more fiscal space," OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria told...