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G20

The Group of Twenty Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (known as the G-20and also the G20 or Group of Twenty) is a group of finance ministers and central bank governors from 20 economies: 19 countries plus the European Union. 

Headlines Around the Web

OECD unveils global crackdown over tax

Jul 19, 2013 - Financial Times

4.17.13: Will Mark Carney change his tune?

Apr 17, 2013 - Financial Post

Corporation tax cut makes UK more attractive

Mar 21, 2013 - Financial Times

UK economy is 'in the relegation zone'

Feb 17, 2013 - Independent

Articles About G20

Russia's President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow July 17, 2014.  REUTERS/Alexei Druzhinin/RIA Novosti/Kremlin (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD
Malaysia Airlines MH17: Russia’s Putin World’s Getting Small, Pitted Against Global Leaders

By IBTimes AU

Russian President Vladimir Putin's world seems to be getting smaller as global leaders gang up on him to owe up to the tragedy that befell Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Either that, or Russia may end up losing contact with its G20 comrades as well as possibly having its assets frozen in London. (Jul 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, STORM, UKRAINE, TONY ABBOTT, LONDON

China exports
Sydney Business Leaders Push at B20 Summit for Freer Trade to Boost Growth, Create Jobs

By IBTimes AU

Sydney business leaders sought freer trader to boost growth in trade and capital and to create jobs. However, they stayed away from the issue of profit-sharing and climate change, which are considered vital issues by many G20 nations. (Jul 17)

MORE TOPICS: STANDARD CHARTERED BANK, RUPERT MURDOCH, GDP, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO, CLIMATE CHANGE

eBay
Australia Is Top Internet Trader Among G20 Nations

By IBTimes AU

A study commissioned by eBay that prepared the first G-20 e-Trade Readiness Index identified Australia as the best place to take advantage of Internet trade compared to other developed economies. (Jul 16)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, SMARTPHONE

Steam rises from the stacks of the coal-fired Jim Bridger Power Plant
Climate Change at Risk in G20 Agenda as Australia Sees No Agreement Among Member Economies

By IBTimes AU

Climate change action is at risk of not being a priority in the G20 agenda as Australia "sees little consensus" among the group of leading economies. According to senior official Heather Smith, who is also the personal representative of Pri... (Jul 04)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT

Australia May be Left Out in G20 Summit as Other Countries Side with Obama on Climate Change

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott may risk being isolated from other G20 economies should the climate change agenda push through. According to media reports, Mr Abbott's popularity and approval ratings have plummeted due to a "tough" budget and the government's climate change policy. (Jun 30)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT, GLOBAL WARMING, BARACK OBAMA, AL GORE, RENEWABLE ENERGY

AU Warned of 'Overheating House Prices' Despite Resilient Economy

By IBTimes AU

An international ratings agency has warned Australia of its "overheating" housing market despite the country's "very high" economic strength. (Jun 27)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, MORTGAGE, UNEMPLOYMENT

Australia Warned of 'Overheating House Prices' Despite Resilient Economy

By IBTimes AU

An international ratings agency has warned Australia of its "overheating" housing market despite the country's "very high" economic strength. (Jun 27)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, MORTGAGE, UNEMPLOYMENT

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon June 24, 2014

By Comsec

The Australian sharemarket erased around half of Monday's improvements, dragged lower by US weakness. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) finished 0.3 per cent softer, with the major banks the worst performers. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, IRAQ, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, RETAIL

Tony Abbott Clanks on G20 Leaders for Economic Growth while Dragging Actions on Global Tax Evasion

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott calls for G20 leaders to hasten economic growth while Australia itself drags actions on global tax evasion. (Jun 23)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, GDP, AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT, INVESTMENT

The Queen Mary 2 sets sail past the Sydney Opera House, February 19, 2014. Entering service in 2004, the flagship of the Cunard Line is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a three-week cruise that will circumnavigate Australia.   REUTERS/Jason Reed
Australia Not 'Best Mates' with UK; US and New Zealand Rank Higher in Attitude Poll

By IBTimes AU

A new survey suggests that Australia and the United Kingdom are no longer the "best mates." For more than two centuries, both countries have an "unbreakable" bond despite their geographical distance. (Jun 18)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, TONY ABBOTT