• Ahead of the G-20 meeting in Cairns this weekend, Richard Goyder, Managing Director & CEO, Wesfarmers, outlines his expectations.

  • NEW DELHI, Sept 18- India urged the Group of 20 nations on Thursday to consider creating currency swap lines to mitigate the impact on emerging economies of the expected withdrawal of the U.S.

  • As growth stalls, G20 seeks closure on regulations Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:26 AM ET

    SYDNEY, Sept 18- G20 host Australia is leading a push to draw a line under the global financial crisis, urging the group of top economies to swiftly finalise regulations aimed at preventing a repeat of the crash and focus on measures to revive sputtering global growth.

  • ANZ: G-20 growth target is still realistic  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 8:19 PM ET

    Mike Smith, CEO of ANZ, says the G-20's target of lifting collective gross domestic product by an additional 2 percentage points over the next five years is still within reach.

  • PARIS, Sept 15- The OECD slashed its growth forecasts for major developed economies on Monday, urging much more aggressive ECB stimulus to ward off the risk of deflation in a subdued euro zone.

  • PARIS, Sept 15- The OECD slashed its growth forecasts for major developed economies on Monday, urging much more aggressive ECB stimulus to ward off the risk of deflation in a subdued euro zone.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 12- The United States is planning to push Europe towards new and more aggressive efforts to boost demand and economic growth given a renewed risk of deflation in the euro zone, a senior Treasury official said on Friday.

  • DIARY - Top economic Events to Sept 23 Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:01 PM ET

    WELLINGTON- Reserve Bank of New Zealand announces Monetary Policy Statement and Official Cash Rate. Speakers:- Latvia Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria, Norway Defense Minister Eriksen Soreide, Georgia Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze and Poland Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak.

  • Australian Treasurer: Why the B20 summit matters  Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:54 AM ET

    Speaking to CNBC at the B20 meeting in Sydney, Joe Hockey , Treasurer of Australia, says it's important for the G-20 economies to stay engaged with the business community.

  • WTO: Trade protectionism is still on the rise  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 11:22 PM ET

    Roberto Azevedo, Director-General at World Trade Organization, says there's more that needs to be done to ensure free trade across the globe.

  • B20 proposal will be 'outstanding': BCA  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia (BCA), is confident that the B20 summit will put together a "practical roadmap" that will aid the G-20's growth agenda.

  • What needs to be done to meet G-20's target  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 12:43 AM ET

    To meet the G-20's global growth target, implementation of trade facilitation will need to be accelerated, says Harold McGraw, Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce.

  • Australia Trade Min: The aims of B20 summit  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    Andrew Robb, Trade Minister of Australia, says the B20 meeting hopes to propose strategies that will help the G-20 achieve its agenda of boosting world growth

  • BHP CEO: G-20 must commit to Bali package  Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    Speaking to CNBC ahead of the B20 meeting, Andrew MacKenzie, CEO of BHP Billiton, outlines his recommendations for the facilitation of world trade.

  • Joe Hockey: Ukraine crisis won't dominate G-20  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    Joe Hockey, Treasurer of Australia, says geopolitical tensions in Ukraine will be discussed at the G-20, but warns that focus will remain on the the global economic recovery.

  • Markets need a more concrete G-20 pledge: Pro  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 5:43 PM ET

    Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the G-20's communiqué, concluded in Australia over the weekend, was too vague in terms of actionable policy prescriptions, to give equity markets a boost.

  • G20: Focus on pro-growth policies not stimulus  Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 9:07 PM ET

    Hans Goetti, Head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale a Luxembourg tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks the G20's 2% GDP target is achievable.

  • Is G-20's growth target achievable?  Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 8:10 PM ET

    Richard Iley, Chief Economist, Asia at BNP Paribas, explains why he thinks the G-20's communiqué on fostering global growth may likely be too ambitious.

  • RBI governor: 'EMs are on their own'  Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 7:43 PM ET

    Raghuram Rajan, governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), says emerging markets have received an "unintended" message from developed economies that they are "on their own". CNBC's Oriel Morrison reports.

  • G-20 sets first-ever goal for global growth  Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    The world's top economies embraced a goal to generate more than $2 trillion in additional output over five years while creating tens of million of new jobs. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.