G-20 News

Biden touts economic recovery, but major concerns persist | Voice of America

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden on Monday took a hit against political opponents, including former President Donald Trump, by touting the invigorating U.S. economy, which quickly recovered in his first six months in office. But some economists fear that the administration’s aggressive efforts to boost economic growth could lead to …

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Pakistan Hopes for New $ 1 Billion G-20 Debt Relief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is hoping for a third relief on debt payments from G-20 countries, requesting a suspension of more than US $ 1 billion, ARY NEWS reported on Tuesday, citing sources. According to sources familiar with the matter, the country has requested global debt relief of $ 3.78 billion from …

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Canada to allow fully vaccinated U.S. citizens to enter on August 9

TORONTO – Canada announced Monday that it will begin bringing fully vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on August 9 and those from the rest of the world on September 7. Officials said the 14-day quarantine requirement will be lifted effective August 9 for eligible travelers who currently reside in the …

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The G20 “fights” on common ground on the climate

Italy is struggling to reach an agreement on a joint declaration on climate commitments between the G20 countries a few days before a summit it will chair next week, said Italy’s energy transition minister. Italy, chair this year of the Group of 20 rich and emerging countries, is hosting the …

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Italian presidency says struggling to find common ground on G20 climate position

MILAN, July 16 (Reuters) – Italy is struggling to reach an agreement on a joint declaration on climate commitments by G20 countries a few days before the summit it will chair next week, Italy’s Minister of Justice said on Friday. energetic transition. Italy, chair this year of the Group of …

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The International Monetary Fund wins big at the G-20

Headquarters of the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC, in 2018. (Yuri Gripas / Reuters) But what are the countries he allegedly seeks to help? As Last week’s meeting of G-20 finance ministers in Venice, Italy, ended with one big winner: the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Under the guise of …

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Second meeting of G20 agricultural deputies

As part of the meetings of the Italian Presidency of the G20, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Policies hosted, in virtual format, the second meeting of agricultural deputies on July 13 and 14, 2021. The meeting was opened by Graziella Romito, who reported on the work and meetings …

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G20 countries have ‘room for improvement’ in food sustainability, according to Economist Intelligence Unit and Barilla Foundation

LONDON, July 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – G20 countries must lead by example ahead of the United Nations Food Systems Summit by further reducing food loss and waste and improving diets and agriculture, say the authors of the Food Sustainability Index (FSI). The FSI, developed by The Economist Intelligence …

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G20 approves tax crackdown, warns of virus variants

(Corrects the spelling of the World Health Organization in the 19th paragraph) By David Lawder and Leigh Thomas VENICE, Italy (Reuters) – Financial chiefs of major G20 economies have approved a landmark move to prevent multinationals from shifting profits to low-tax tax havens in talks on Saturday where they will …

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IMF and World Bank advocate for benefits of central bank-issued digital currencies at G20

The G20 logo is pictured on June 28, 2021 on a balcony overlooking Matera on the eve of a meeting of G20 Foreign and Development ministers held in the city. (Photo by Alberto PIZZOLI / AFP) (Photo by ALBERTO PIZZOLI / AFP via Getty Images) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) …

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