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African central bank governors seek monetary integration


August 31st, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Algiers, Aug 31 (IANS) African central banks' governors have called for speeding up of the process of monetary integration in Africa as a step towards achieving the goals of creating ... Read more...

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BRICS nations explore options to protect currencies


June 19th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Cabos (Mexico), June 19 (IANS) India, Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa Monday explored mechanisms, such as swap arrangement and a reserve fund. to protect their currencies against ... Read more...

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Mexico welcomes Indian PM in Hindi (Travelling with the PM)


June 18th, 2012 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Las Cabos (Mexcio), June 18 (IANS) "Aap ka swagat hai" (You are welcome), read a giant billboard en route Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's convoy from the San Jose del ... Read more...

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US stocks gain on positive service data


June 6th, 2012 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 6 (IANS) US stocks gained Tuesday, with the Dow Jones industrial average snapping a four-day losing streak, as investors felt heartened after a better-than-expected service report.When the ... Read more...

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US stocks end mixed after heavy sell-off


June 5th, 2012 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 5 (IANS) US stocks ended mixed Monday after major indexes suffered severe sell-off in the previous session.When the market closed, the Dow Jones industrial average lost 17.11 ... Read more...

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India concerned about oil price volatility: Mukherjee


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) India is concerned about the volatility in the prices of oil, gas and other commodities as they were not aligned to economic fundamentals, Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to visit US to attend IMF-World Bank meeting


April 16th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will be on a four-day official visit to the United States beginning Thursday to attend the annual spring meeting of ... Read more...

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IMF urges euro zone to contain crisis


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (IANS) The euro area should take more steps to check the debt crisis, as global recovery continued to be threatened by strains in the region and fragility ... Read more...

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World economy still in danger zone: IMF


February 27th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 27 (IANS) Despite the improvement in indicators of global activities, the risks are latent and the world economy is still in "the danger zone", International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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Build more credible financial firewall: US to Europe


February 26th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 26 (IANS) The eurozone has made remarkable progress in fighting the debt crisis, but should build its own more credible financial firewall as soon as possible, US ... Read more...

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G20 finance ministers meet in Mexico


February 25th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 25 (IANS) The finance ministers of the Group of 20 countries and central bank governors met here Friday, aiming to promote economic stability.At the opening ceremony, Mexico's ... Read more...

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US stocks end mixed (Lead)


February 25th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 25 (IANS) US stocks ended narrowly mixed Friday as latest reports showed the US economy was steadily improving but was not strong enough to give equities a ... Read more...

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Greece has upset calculations, let it not multiply: Manmohan


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 3 (IANS) With non-member Greece throwing the G20 Summit here into a turmoil, India Thursday called for urgent steps to resolve the Eurozone crisis, and said emerging ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh heads for Cannes Wednesday for G20 Summit


November 1st, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh heads for Cannes in the French Riviera Wednesday for the 6th G20 Summit where the focus of the leaders is ... Read more...

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Pranab seeks France’s help in tracing black money


October 14th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 14 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday urged France to press on tax havens to share past banking information that would help trace and curb black money."I ... Read more...

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India to press for sharing past banking info at G20 meet


October 13th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee at a G20 meet beginning Friday will press the concerned countries, especially tax havens, to share past banking and tax-related ... Read more...

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IMF calls for action to handle global crisis


September 25th, 2011 - 5:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called on world leaders to implement measures available to deal with the "dangers confronting the global economy", Xinhua reported.There was ... Read more...

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Concerted efforts needed to tackle global crisis: IMF


September 23rd, 2011 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged global leaders to act in synchronism, as the world economy has entered into new dangerous phase, Xinhua reported Friday.Speaking ... Read more...

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IMF warns of overheating in emerging economies


April 19th, 2011 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) While growth is expected to remain robust in G-20 emerging economies, including India, inflationary pressures are building, and there are signs of overheating in many economies, ... Read more...

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Vietnam to host 44th ADB annual meeting


April 13th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Apr. 13 (ANI): The 44th annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank's Board of Governors will be held in Ha Noi, Vietnam, from May 3 to 6.About 3,000 participants, including ... Read more...

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BRICS should coordinate in key areas of development: PM


April 12th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said that it would be to the advantage of five-nation BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) grouping to coordinate in key ... Read more...

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Emerging economies spur global recovery: IMF


February 24th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) The global economic recovery is advancing with strong growth in key emerging economies - China, India, Indonesia and Turkey - and growing intra-regional trade, particularly in ... Read more...

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Mukherjee arrives for G 20 summit in France


February 19th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Feb 19 (ANI): Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee arrived for the ongoing G-20 Meet of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors here on Saturday.Earlier on Friday, Mukherjee on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee to attend G-20 finance ministers’ meet in Paris


February 17th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will leave for Paris on Thursday evening on a three-day visit to attend G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meet ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to attend G20 finance ministers’ meet


February 16th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will attend the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors' meet to be held in Paris Feb 18-19, an official statement said ... Read more...

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G20 leaders undertake to secure sustainable, balanced economic growth


November 12th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Nov 12 (ANI): The G20 leaders have adopted a Declaration following their summit meeting in Seoul, and signed some additional documents, specifically, a framework agreement to secure sustainable and balanced economic ... Read more...

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Manmohan leaves Seoul after attending G20 summit (Lead)


November 12th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Seoul, Nov 12 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left the South Korean capital Seoul Friday after attending the G20 summit where he called for a new global rebalance.Manmohan ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh reaches Seoul for G20 Summit (Second Lead)


November 10th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Seoul, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Wednesday on a three-day visit to attend the G20 Summit, the top forum on the global financial system ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh reaches Seoul for G20 Summit


November 10th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Wednesday on a three-day visit to attend the G20 Summit, the top forum on the global financial system that seeks to ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for Seoul G20 Summit with new vision (Second Lead)


November 10th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left for Seoul for the 5th G20 Summit Wednesday where he will not only articulate India's new vision on global financial stability ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for G20 Summit in Seoul (Lead)


November 10th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday left for Seoul to attend the 5th G20 Summit where he will meet his host, South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, apart ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet leaders from Canada, Brazil at Seoul G20


November 9th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) A host of bilateral talks await Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as he leaves for Seoul on a three-day visit from Wednesday for the G20 Summit, where ... Read more...

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India likely to stress on holding dialogue to resolve currency war at G-20


October 22nd, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by ANI
Gyeongju (South Korea), Oct.22 (ANI): India is expected to press for intensive engagement to amicably resolve the currency war at the G-20 meeting of finance ministers beginning at Gyeongju, South Korea ... Read more...

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‘G-20 summit core agenda is to rejig economic system’


June 11th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 11 (IANS) Outlining the core agenda of the G-20 meeting here later this month, Canada Thursday said the grouping will work to put the global financial system on ... Read more...

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India, S. Korea place development as top item on G-20 agenda


June 4th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Busan (S.Korea), June 4 (ANI): India and South Korea, on Friday said they will put 'development' on top of the G-20 agenda.The commitment was made after Indian Finance Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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