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G8:

see Group of Eight under Group of SevenGroup of Seven
(G7), international organization officially established in 1985 to facilitate economic and commercial cooperation among the world's largest industrial nations, including efforts to aid the economies of non-G7 nations.
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The G-7 vowed "a more forceful and balanced policy mix" to "achieve a strong, sustainable and balanced growth pattern", taking each country's circumstances into account, while continuing efforts to put public debt on a sustainable path.
Aso said that George Osborne, Britain's chancellor of the exchequer and chair of the G-7 talks, quoted the February statement when kicking off the first-day discussions in Aylesbury near London.
The G-7 statement also took note of developments regarding the debt crisis in Europe and said the focus should be on "quick and full implementation of the agreements" that have been reached to deal with debt burdens in countries facing problems.
currency, which traded around the 107 yen level shortly before the previous G-7 meeting in February in Tokyo, fell in mid-March below 100 yen for the first time in 12 years.
The G-7 cannot announce the forum's members yet as it is watching the situation in Indonesia," the source said.
The European Commission chose not to send a representative to the G-7 Finance meeting in Bonn on February 20, in protest against the German Presidency's decision to invite a high-ranking European official who would not however be allowed to participate in the meeting.
2) Leaders of top industrialized nations meet Thursday in Lyon, France, before the G-7 summit's opening session.
office in Buffalo, NY, the purpose of the G-7 Report is to establish a forum for innovation and eclectic viewpoints on contemporary issues of concern that surround trade and investment relations among industrialized nations and newly emerging markets that border them.
Talking to reporter, a resident of sector G-7 Kashif Ahmed said parks in this sector shows negligence and poor performance of the civic body.
The ratio of Japan's fiscal debt to GDP is the worst among the G-7 countries -- Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States.
10, the G-7 financial leaders will discuss the global economy and ways to increase the transparency of hedge fund activities in the capital markets during the morning session.
The other Member States belonging to the G-7 forum (France, Italy and the United Kingdom) are also being asked to lend support to the action of the Presidency, which also chairs the Euro-11 Council.