Global Economic Forum to Expand Permanently

International Herald TribuneSeptember 25, 2009 Global leaders will announce Friday that the once elite club of rich industrial nations known as the Group of 7 will be permanently replaced as a global forum for economic policy by the much broader Group of 20, which includes China, Brazil, India and other fast-growing developing countries, the White […]

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Brown and Obama hold bilateral meeting

The IndependentSeptember 25, 2009 Prime Minister Gordon Brown today held a bilateral meeting with US president Barack Obama at the G20 summit in Pittsburgh. Widespread press reports suggested that the president had “snubbed” Mr Brown by refusing five separate requests for one-on-one talks, in a sign of American anger over the release of Lockerbie bomber […]

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