November 01, 2021 | 22:37
World leaders were told to help "save humanity" on Monday at the COP26 climate summit and warned that failure was "immoral" and would sow bitterness for generations.
November 01, 2021 | 12:36
The United States is back to leading the world on fighting climate change and President Joe Biden will use a UN summit in Glasgow to energize partners, US officials said.
October 31, 2021 | 10:00
As nearly 200 nations gather in Glasgow for UN climate talks starting Sunday all eyes are on Rome, where a G20 summit ending the same day will signal how committed the world's major economies are to curbing global warming.
July 07, 2021 | 22:57
A leading international finance body on Wednesday urged G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs to better respond to growing climate-related financial risks, warning of their "far-reaching" impacts.
May 21, 2021 | 19:43
The IMF on Friday proposed $50 billion plan to end the Covid-19 pandemic, with a target of vaccinating at least 40 percent of the world's population by the end of 2021.
May 21, 2021 | 08:40
At least nine people have become new billionaires thanks to the excessive profits pharmaceutical corporations with monopolies on COVID-19 vaccines are making.
February 26, 2021 | 09:54
G20 finance ministers and central bankers will gather for a video conference led by Italy Friday, hoping to align plans for relaunching the global economy after the coronavirus pandemic and to limit harm to the worst-off nations shut out of the race for vaccines.
October 13, 2020 | 10:37
G20 countries may only approve a six-month debt relief extension amid lagging committment to the pact meant to help poor nations weather the pandemic, World Bank President David Malpass said on Monday.
April 09, 2020 | 09:12
A group of world leaders demands the creation of a G20 executive task force and a global conference to co-ordinate a multi-billion dollar coronavirus fund.
March 30, 2020 | 15:36
Oxfam is working with local partners, ministries of heath, and key UN agencies in 65 poor countries to respond to the coronavirus crisis and help save lives.
March 28, 2020 | 11:47
Boosting public investment disbursement is an important channel for the country’s socio-economic growth, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a meeting in Hanoi on March 27 to prepare for a teleconference between the Government and localities on March 31.
July 02, 2019 | 15:24
OPEC agreed on Monday (Jul 1) to extend by nine months daily oil output cuts aimed at supporting prices and soaking up excess supplies, following last weekend's G20 pact between cartel kingpin Saudi Arabia and non-member Russia.
July 02, 2019 | 15:00
China and the United States have agreed to resume trade negotiations but the apparent thaw in relations can scarcely mask the genuine hurdles that remain before a final agreement can be reached.
June 30, 2019 | 12:11
G20 and Vietnam's participation (Infographics)
June 30, 2019 | 11:22
OSAKA: Donald Trump's go-it-alone approach and widening global differences on issues from trade to climate change are overwhelming the G20, analysts say, raising questions about whether the grouping still has a role to play in the world.