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China asks for terror suspects list ahead of G20 summit

China is asking countries participating in this year's G20 summit in the Chinese city of Hangzhou to provide lists of possible terror groups and terrorists who might target the meeting, a state-run newspaper said on Thursday.

Indonesia growth slower than forecast in blow to Widodo

Indonesia's growth rate was slower than forecast in the first quarter of 2016, official data showed Wednesday, in a blow to President Joko Widodo's efforts to boost Southeast Asia's top economy.

IMF urges key G20 countries to spend more for growth

"Growth could be even lower if the current increases in economic and political uncertainty in the wake of the Brexit vote continue."
July 23, 2016 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Climate pact: After years of talk, focus shifts to action

China and the United States, jointly responsible for about 38 percent of global emissions, ratified the Paris Agreement Saturday.
September 03, 2016 | 08:24 pm GMT+7

Obama presses China's Xi on South China Sea ahead of G20

Obama wants to put a final stamp on his signature policy shift toward the Pacific.
September 04, 2016 | 01:14 am GMT+7

G20 pledges to tackle global steel glut, quell China tensions

European and U.S. leaders have blamed China's big exports on slumping prices and accusing it of dumping cheap metal in foreign markets.
September 06, 2016 | 09:26 am GMT+7

G20 a success for China, but hard issues kicked down the road

Behind the scenes, Western countries have been accusing China of not sticking to its own goals.
September 06, 2016 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

G20 battle lines drawn over climate, trade

It's expected to be the stormiest G20 summit in years.
July 05, 2017 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

US isolated over climate: G20 host Merkel

Efforts to halt climate change is a key issue that world leaders gathering.
July 07, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7

Trump bullish on 'blazing' economy but whose recovery is it?

'No matter where you look, the economy is blazing,' Trump said in a July 4 Independence Day speech.
July 07, 2017 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

G20: Compromise on climate change, but at what cost?

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened not to ratify the deal without financial concessions.
July 09, 2017 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

Nearly 500 police hurt in G20 clashes

Violence continued to rage after G20 leaders returned home Saturday.
July 10, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

G20 sees need for 'dialogue,' fails to defuse trade war threat

The declaration did little to dispel concern over a global trade war as the United States' new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum take effect on Friday.
March 21, 2018 | 08:57 am GMT+7

Trump ups ante ahead of G20 discussions on global trade tensions

In a worst case scenario $430 billion could be cut off global GDP in 2020 if all tariff threats and retaliation are implemented, economists say. 
July 21, 2018 | 09:25 am GMT+7

New G20 chair Japan wants trade imbalances, aging population on 2019 agenda

Japan will put global trade imbalances and the impact of aging populations on the agenda when it chairs next year’s G20 meetings.
December 02, 2018 | 08:19 am GMT+7
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