International Organizations G20

  • *Global growth could weaken further- Japan finance minister. Policymakers from the Group of 20 industrialized countries are worried that the weakness evident in key economies could spread, especially if elevated trade tensions, such as those between the United States and China, escalate further. Aso's remarks dovetail with those of other officials gathered...

  • *Japan seeks to put global imbalances on G20 agenda. WASHINGTON, April 12- The Group of 20 industrialized nations agreed on the need to take timely policy action to ensure that heightening risks do not prolong a global economic slowdown, Japan's central bank governor said on Friday. Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said that while the global economy was...

  • WASHINGTON, April 12- Global policymakers worry that weakness in key economies could spread and cause the world economy to slow more than expected, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday. "The balance of risks remains skewed to the downside," Aso said in a news conference following a meeting of finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20...

  • WASHINGTON, April 11- A bigger-than-expected slowdown in China's economy is among key risks to global growth, International Monetary Fund Deputy Managing Director Mitsuhiro Furusawa warned, as G20 finance leaders gather to discuss a darkening world economic outlook. Furusawa said China's slowdown so far has been moderate and Beijing has the necessary...

  • PARIS, March 6- The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development cut its global economic growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020, in an update of its projections on Wednesday. The following are the OECD's latest growth forecasts. 2018 2019 2020 WORLD 3.6 3.3 3.4 G20 3.8 3.5 3.7 AUSTRALIA 2.9 2.7 2.5 CANADA 1.8 1.5 2.0 EURO AREA 1.8 1.0 1.2 GERMANY 1.4 0.7 1.1...

  • TOKYO, Jan 17- Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso on Thursday urged the Group of 20 major economies to renew their commitment to sustaining the international order based on cooperation and openness that has come under threat from protectionism. Speaking at a G20 meeting of deputy finance ministers and deputy central bank governors to kick off the process of...

  • The tone coming out of the G-20 Summit suggests both countries are looking for a resolution, says Boeing CEO

    CNBC's Becky Quick interviews Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenberg about the effect the U.S.-China trade war has on the aircraft manufacturer.

  • The rules of trade need to be revised, says IMF director Lagarde

    IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde discusses the state of the international economy and breaks down lessons learned from the recent G-20 Summit in Buenos Aires.

  • *Oil down ahead of key OPEC producers meeting. LONDON, Dec 6- Global stock markets slumped for a third day running on Thursday as the arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei in Canada for extradition to the United States fed fears of fresh tensions between the two economic superpowers. Huawei is not listed, but China's second-largest telecom...

  • Confusion abounds on details of US-China trade truce

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' comments following the U.S.-China trade truce.

  • Stocks rise as investors cheer G-20 trade truce

    The "Fast Money Halftime Report" panel discusses the market rally following the cease-fire in the U.S.-China trade war.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Dec 2- Many delegates from the world's 20 largest economies arrived at a summit in Argentina this week determined to clinch an agreement to reform the global trade system, pushed to a breaking point by tensions between the United States and China. China, meanwhile, steadfastly opposed the inclusion of the usual calls for "fair trade practices,"...

  • *OPEC expected to agree supply cut this week. SINGAPORE, Dec 3- Oil prices shot higher on Monday after the United States and China agreed a 90- day truce in their trade conflict and ahead of a meeting by producer club OPEC this week that is expected to result in a supply cut. China and the United States agreed during the meeting of the Group of 20 leading economies in...

  • *OPEC expected to agree supply cut this week. SINGAPORE, Dec 3- Oil prices surged in early trading on Monday after the United States and China agreed a truce in their trade conflict and ahead of a meeting by producer club OPEC this week that is expected to result in a supply cut. China and the United States agreed during the meeting of the Group of 20 leading economies...

  • Cramer on how to play the possible outcomes of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20

    Jim Cramer breaks down all the possible outcomes of U.S.-China trade talks at the G-20 summit and tells investors the best way to play the developments.

  • Playing possible outcomes of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20

    Jim Cramer breaks down all the possible outcomes of U.S.-China trade talks at the G-20 summit and tells investors the best way to play the developments.

  • China's President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump attend a state dinner at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017.

    Jim Cramer breaks down all the possible outcomes of U.S.-China trade talks at the G-20 summit and gives investors the best way to play the developments.

  • Kevin O'Leary 

    Rick Helfenbein, president and CEO of American Apparel and Footwear Association, Alex Kowalski, CEO of Performance Complete Metal Solutions, and Kevin O’Leary, O’Shares ETF chairman, discuss news that tariffs on Chinese goods could raise from 10 to 25 percent if a deal isn't reached at the G-20 summit

  • President Donald Trump talks to reporters as he departs on travel to Argentina from the White House in Washington, November 29, 2018.

    President Trump speaks to reporters along with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the G-20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  • President Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement at the G-20 today. It replaces the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement, which Trump has consistently called a ‘disaster.'