*Over 15 years, suicides in Japan fell about 40 percent. AKITA, Japan, April 8- Taeko Watanabe awoke one cold March night and found a trail of blood in the hallway, a bloody cleaver on her son Yuki's bed and no trace of him in the house. For nearly two decades, Akita had the highest suicide rate in all of Japan, which itself has the highest rate in the Group of Seven.
March 23- Italy signed a preliminary accord with China on Saturday that makes it the first country of the Group of Seven industrialized nation to join the Chinese Belt and Road infrastructure project. Italy's state lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti signed an agreement with Bank of China to let it sell "Panda" bonds- debt sold by foreign entities to investors in...
Italy has signed a memorandum of understanding with China in support of Beijing's "Belt and Road" initiative, which aims to weave a network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China with Africa, Europe and beyond.
*Italy might get go-ahead to issue "Panda" bonds. ROME, March 20- Italy is looking to build on its economic and commercial ties with China by becoming the first Group of Seven major industrialised nation to borrow in the Chinese $12- trillion bond market, sources said. Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to visit Rome this week and is expected to sign a preliminary...
LONDON, March 1- British factories are cutting jobs and bracing for Brexit by stockpiling goods at a record pace, but consumers seem less worried, suggesting their spending might help to shore up the economy, data showed on Friday. A measure of stockpiling hit a record high for any Group of Seven economy while factories cut jobs at the fastest pace in six years and...
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 24- France wants to push during its presidency of the Group of Seven for a global taxation system including a minimum corporate tax at world level, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday. Le Maire told the World Economic Forum in Davos this was needed to address imbalances among the taxes paid by big and small companies.
*Crises to keep Trump, Macron, May away from Davos. MILAN, Jan 17- An array of crises will keep several world leaders away from the annual World Economic Forum in Davos next week, which takes place against a backdrop of deepening gloom over the global economic and political outlook. Outside the G7, the leaders of Russia and India are shunning Davos, while China- whose...
President Trump and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte have a joint press conference after their meeting at the White House on Monday.
President Donald Trump answers question about the G-7 meeting and why he thinks the U.S. is being taken advantage of in trade agreements.
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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the aftermath of the G-7 meeting as criticism continues between President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the aftermath of President Trump's meeting with other G-7 members on trade.
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CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the G-& countries have agreed to work to prevent election tampering in the future.
Bruce Heyman, former U.S. ambassador to Canada, and Veronique de Rugy, Mercatus Center discuss the G-7 conference and the recent tariffs.
You’ve probably heard about the G-7 summit, but what about the G-8 and G-20?
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