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G20 economies back clampdown on tax avoidance

The group of G20 leading economies has endorsed an action plan to prevent tax dodging by international corporations. At their summit in Antalya, Turkey, policy makers also remained committed to stimulating growth. G20 leaders on Monday said they fully supported a plan by the group’s finance ministers aimed at ensuring that internationally operating companies paid …

Deutsche Welle

China turmoil, Fed hikes weigh on G20 meeting

Recent market volatility in China will top the agenda as bank chiefs and finance ministers convene in Ankara, Turkey, to discuss how to soothe the global economy. They may also discuss the prospect of a Fed rate hike. Investors around the world have been on tenterhooks ever since a recent plunge in Chinese stocks trigged …

Deutsche Welle

G20 final document unlikely to address Ukraine crisis

Reuters – The world’s financial leaders are likely to discuss possible risks to Europe’s economy from the crisis in Ukraine, but there are no plans to mention it in the final document from their Washington meeting, two G20 officials said. Finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 developed and emerging economies will …

Daily News Egypt

G20 alert to economic threat from rising oil prices

By Michael O’Boyle and Glenn Somerville / Reuters MEXICO CITY: The world’s leading economies said on Sunday they were “alert to the risks of higher oil prices” and discussed at length the impact that sanctions on Iran will have on crude supplies and global growth. Finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 said in …


Don’t blame it on Rio

By Michel Rocard PARIS: We are little more than a decade into the twenty-first century, but a terrible precedent has already been set: all of the major international negotiations and cooperative efforts initiated in this century thus far have ended in failure. With regard to the environment, the fight against global warming has come to a …


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