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Reconsider Saudi G20, urges UN expert

Reconsider Saudi G20, urges UN expert

World powers should reconsider holding the next Group of 20 summit in Saudi Arabia without accountability over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a UN expert who probed his death said Tuesday.

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste

G20 agrees to tackle ocean plastic waste

Group of 20 environment ministers agreed on Sunday to adopt a new implementation framework for actions to tackle the issue of marine plastic waste on a global scale, the Japanese government said ...

G20 summit provides 'breathing room' for German industry: DIHK

G20 summit provides 'breathing room' for German industry: DIHK

Deals agreed at the G20 summit in Argentina offer export-dependent German industry some ‘breathing room’, though rising protectionism continues to pose a risk, the head of Germany's Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) ...

British PM heads for G20 in Argentina trip first

British PM heads for G20 in Argentina trip first

Theresa May left Thursday for the G20 summit in Argentina in what will be the first-ever visit by a British prime minister to Buenos Aires.

Japan, as next year's G20 chair, wants to put global imbalances on the map

Japan, as next year's G20 chair, wants to put global imbalances on the map

Japan wants to highlight global imbalances as key topics of debate, and take steps to fix them, when it chairs next year's gatherings of the Group of 20 major economies, government officials said this week.

G20 trade ministers say WTO reform 'urgent' as new Trump tariffs loom

G20 trade ministers say WTO reform 'urgent' as new Trump tariffs loom

Trade and investment ministers from G20 countries meeting in Argentina said there was an ‘urgent need’ to improve the World Trade Organization, a joint statement said on Friday.

IMF warns G20 that tariffs hurting economy

IMF warns G20 that tariffs hurting economy

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said she would present a report detailing the impacts of the restrictions already announced on global trade.

Tariffs and tech to tax G20 ministers in Argentina

Tariffs and tech to tax G20 ministers in Argentina

Tariffs, tech and taxes will strain finance ministers from G20 countries at a meeting in Argentina next week overshadowed by the gathering clouds of a trade war.

Time ticking as nations meet on Paris climate deal

Time ticking as nations meet on Paris climate deal

Environment ministers from some 30 countries gathered Saturday in Montreal to push forward on implementing the Paris climate accord without the United States ...

Putin plane makes 500 km detour avoiding Poland, Baltics

Putin plane makes 500 km detour avoiding Poland, Baltics

A plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 summit in Germany made a detour of about 500 km to avoid flying over NATO members Poland or the Baltic states, data from a flight tracker showed.

G20 communique agreed apart from climate issue - EU officials

G20 communique agreed apart from climate issue - EU officials

World leaders meeting for a summit in Germany have agreed every aspect of a joint statement apart from the section on climate where the United States is pushing for a reference to fossil fuels, European Union officials said on Saturday.

German police use water cannon on G20 protestors

German police use water cannon on G20 protestors

Riot police used water cannon overnight Tuesday to disperse several gatherings of protestors ahead of the G20 summit in Hamburg.