Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has canvassed for Nigeria to become a permanent member of G20 in the nearest future.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi added his voice Friday to calls for reform of global lenders such as the World Bank, as G20 finance ministers and central bank heads met.
Germany and France insisted Friday that any joint statement from the ongoing G20 finance ministers meeting must refer to the Ukraine "war", following reports that host India wanted to avoid the word.
Prime Minister of India and President, G20 Partners, Shri Narendra Modi, has called for global reforms that focus on giving voice to concerns of the Third World and reflect realities of the 21st century. Modi made the appeal at the close of Voice of Global South Summit held January 13 in India, under a theme,…
14 Nov 2022
President Emmanuel Macron will call counterpart Vladimir Putin after a Group of 20 summit in Bali where the Russian leader is expected to face strong pressure, a French official said Monday. Macron "will call him after the G20," the senior Elysee official told reporters, lamenting Putin's "isolation" over the invasion of Ukraine. The French president…
31 Aug 2022
Group of 20 chair Indonesia warned environment officials from the world's leading economies Wednesday they must act together to combat a warming planet or risk plunging it into "uncharted territory".
2 Dec 2021
The IMF on Thursday urged advanced economies in the G20 to extend and improve its debt relief initiative, warning that many countries face a dire crisis without the help.
28 Jul 2021
The G20 will discuss a phase out of coal from power generation at the next leaders' summit in October as a small number of countries resist setting a date for coal burn to end.
9 Jul 2021
US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Friday called on her G20 counterparts meeting in Venice to take urgent action to decarbonise the global economy and tackle climate change.
26 Jun 2019
The trade battle between the US and China, and fears that spiralling tensions with Iran could erupt into conflict are poised to dominate a high-stakes...
9 Jun 2019
The world's top financial policymakers admitted Sunday that trade tensions had worsened, posing a risk for the global economy, after a G20 meeting that laid...
30 Nov 2018
US President Donald Trump headed to Argentina Thursday for a fractious weekend of G20 summitry, cancelling planned talks with Russia's leader...