Iain Anderson, Director and Chief Corporate Counsel of Cicero Group, says "the proof is in the pudding" as to whether the G-20 community will take action to boost global growth.» Read More
NEW DELHI, Dec 4- India will press the Group of 20 economies to set a two-year deadline to reduce the cost of international money transfers, two government sources said, potentially saving more than $20 billion for developing countries. The world's largest recipient of remittances- of about $70 billion a year- won the backing of G20 leaders last month in Brisbane...
PARIS, Nov 25- The global economy will gradually improve over the next two years but Japan will grow less than previously expected while the euro zone struggles with stagnation and an increased deflation risk, the OECD said on Tuesday. The United States and Britain will grow more strongly then the euro zone and Japan and, among emerging countries, India, Indonesia...
David Lipton, Deputy Managing Director of IMF, tells CNBC the G-20's pledge to boost growth is a "big step forward" and discusses whether it's achievable.
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Brisbane for a variety of causes over the weekend as world leaders converged in the city. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.
World leaders agreed to support economic growth, step up the fight against Ebola and fund infrastructure development at this year's G-20 summit. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.
BRISBANE, Australia, Nov 15- Efforts by the world's 20 major economies in boosting economic growth by a 2.1 percent target could deliver "spillovers" for smaller nations, The Australian newspaper reported on Saturday, citing a draft copy of the G20 Brisbane Action Plan. The newspaper said the draft statement promises that non-G20 economies would grow a further...
Roberto Azevêdo, director-general at WTO, talks about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and how he hopes the "challenges" between countries will be "overcome".
CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses the Russia-Ukraine crisis, prior to the arrival of President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Australia.
There is a strong focus on monetary policy and trade at the G-20 summit, according to New Zealand's Finance Minister, Bill English, who discusses the need for structural reforms.
BRISBANE, Australia, Nov 14- The OECD said on Friday the plans of G20 nations to boost the world economy could beat their target of adding 2 percentage points to global growth by 2018, though geopolitical risks such as Ukraine and Ebola were mounting. Angel Gurria, the secretary-general of the Paris- based Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development,...
BRISBANE, Australia, Nov 14- The OECD said on Friday the plans of G20 nations to boost the world economy could beat their target of adding 2 percentage points to global growth by 2018, though geopolitical risks such as Ukraine and Ebola were mounting. Angel Gurria, the secretary-general of the Paris- based Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development...
Richard Goyder, CEO of Wesfarmers and David Thodey, CEO of Telstra, outline their expectations for the G-20 Summit in Brisbane this weekend.
Aaron Connelly, Research Fellow at the Lowy Institute, explains why it has been a productive week as world leaders converge for the APEC, East Asia Summit and the G-20 Summit this week.
Campbell Newman, Premier of Queensland, outlines the significance of hosting the G-20 Summit and describes how the city has beefed up its security this weekend.
Here's an interesting look at where the world leaders will be staying when they gather in Australia for the G-20 Summit this weekend. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.
The promotion of global growth, along with an infrastructure initiative, will be top priorities at the G-20 Summit, says Steve Ciobo Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Australia.
It's one of the biggest security operations Brisbane has ever seen as 26 world leaders converge on the city for the 2-day G-20 Summit. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.
WASHINGTON, Nov 12- The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday warned of downside risks to its growth projections for the euro zone, and urged the European Central Bank to act if prices in the currency bloc continue to drift lower. The IMF's warning echoes an increasing fear among global policymakers that Europe is not on track to spur economic growth,...
President Obama gets a $2,173/night hotel suite for the G-20 meeting, while host Tony Abbott slums it with a $270/night room.
President Obama announced the plan to extend Chinese visas to students and tourists will boost jobs, reports USA Today.