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International Organizations G7

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, May 26- Gold rose to its highest in nearly four weeks on Friday as political uncertainty led investors to favor bullion over assets considered riskier such as stocks. Equities are also down, "analyst Carsten Menke at Julius Baer in Zurich said. Leaders of the world's rich nations face difficult talks with Donald Trump at a G7 summit in Sicily on...

  • *G7 leaders hold two days of talks in Sicily. TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- Leaders from the world's major industrialised nations failed to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to back a landmark climate deal at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after hours of talks that were described by Germany's leader as "controversial".

  • German automakers a Trump target?

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on President Trump's comments about stopping German car sales in the U.S. while at the G7 Summit.

  • Trump's inflammatory trade talk is antithetical to the G7: Expert

    Benn Steil, Council on Foreign Relations director of international economics, and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor and former economic advisor to Vice President Joe Biden, discuss President Trump's trade rhetoric during the G7 Summit.

  • TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- A top adviser to Donald Trump confirmed on Friday that the U.S. president had criticised Germany as "very bad" on trade at a meeting with EU officials in Brussels on Thursday. "He said they're very bad on trade, but he doesn't have a problem with Germany," White House economic adviser Gary Cohn told reporters at a Group of Seven summit in Sicily.

  • G7 leaders brace for clash with Trump on trade

    CNBC's Willem Marx reports the latest details on President Trump's trip with G7 counterparts at a summit in Sicily, Italy.

  • TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- Leaders from the world's major industrialised nations began talks on Friday at a G7 summit in Sicily which is expected to expose deep divisions with U.S. The two-day summit, at a cliff-top hotel overlooking the Mediterranean, began a day after Trump blasted NATO allies for spending too little on defence and described Germany's trade...

  • LONDON, May 26- Gold hit its highest in nearly four weeks on Friday in response to a weaker dollar and political uncertainty that led investors to shun riskier assets in favor of bullion. Equities are also down, "analyst Carsten Menke at Julius Baer in Zurich said. Leaders of the world's rich nations face difficult talks with Donald Trump at a G7 summit in Sicily on...

  • TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- Talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and other leaders of the world's rich nations at the G7 summit on Friday were expected to be "robust" and "challenging" after he had lambasted NATO allies and condemned German trade policies a day earlier. Later, the leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States will hold...

  • *G7 leaders to hold two days of talks in Sicily. TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- Leaders of the world's rich nations braced for contentious talks with Donald Trump at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after the U.S. president lambasted NATO allies for not spending more on defence and accused Germany of "very bad" trade policies. The summit will kick off with a ceremony at an...

  • TAORMINA, Italy, May 26- U.S. Hosts Italy hope the luxurious, relaxed surroundings will give the rich-nation leaders a rare chance for wide-ranging debate on an array of international issues, including Syria, North Korea and the global economy. A senior Italian diplomat said Trump and the heads of Britain, Germany, France, Italy, Japan and Canada saw eye-to-eye on...

  • TAORMINA, Italy, May 25- U.S. President Donald Trump expects a tough debate over trade and climate change with other Group of Seven leaders at their forthcoming summit, White House economic adviser Gary Cohn said on Thursday. Trump and the leaders of Japan, Canada, Germany, France, Britain and Italy are due to hold two days of talks in Sicily, with the U.S. president...

  • LONDON, May 22- The euro hit a more than six-month high against the dollar on Monday after Germany's Angela Merkel prefaced a summit of G7 leaders later this week by saying a "too weak" currency was behind her country's massive trade surplus. Speaking to students at a secondary school in Berlin, Merkel said that Germany's huge export earnings were propelled by two...

  • LONDON, May 22- The euro hit a more than six-month high against the dollar on Monday after Germany's Angela Merkel prefaced a summit of G7 leaders later this week by saying a "too weak" currency was behind her country's massive trade surplus. Speaking to students at a secondary school in Berlin, Merkel said that Germany's huge export earnings were propelled by two...

  • LONDON, May 22- The euro hit a more than six-month high against the dollar on Monday after Germany's Angela Merkel prefaced a summit of G7 leaders later this week by saying a "too weak" currency was behind her country's massive trade surplus. Speaking to students at a secondary school in Berlin, Merkel said that Germany's huge export earnings were propelled by two...

  • LONDON, May 22- The euro hit a more than six-month high against the dollar on Monday after Germany's Angela Merkel prefaced a summit of G7 leaders later this week by saying a "too weak" currency was behind her country's massive trade surplus. Speaking to students at a secondary school in Berlin, Merkel said that Germany's huge export earnings were propelled by two...

  • Tax reform top priority at G7

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports from Italy at the G7 financial ministers' meeting on the debate around a border adjustment tax.

  • G7 finance meeting kicks off in Italy

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on the agenda for the G7 meeting of finance ministers ahead of the G7 Summit later in May.

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    European markets closed lower; BoE hold interest rates; Hikma down 7%

  • A general view shows Syrian pro-government forces walking in the ancient Umayyad mosque in the old city of Aleppo in the foreground and the city's citadel in the background on December 13, 2016, after they captured the area.

    European markets close mixed on geopolitical tensions; Dialog Semiconductor down 14%