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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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While attention was focused on how to weather the eurozone debt woes during the G-8 summit, the G-8 leaders said in a declaration issued after their two-day summit that they will seek action from the U.
State Councilor Dai Bingguo will attend the G-8 summit, starting Wednesday in the central Italian city of L'Aquila, on Hu's behalf, China's official news agency said.
Erdogan said that he had opportunity to hold talks with his counterparts and officials during the G-8 Summit in Italy which was a fruitful one.
will participate in building the eco-friendly house and a footbath in a 280-square-meter site within an international media center to open in Rusutsu for the G-8 summit.
Unfortunately, the invisibility of the gender perspective of HIV was even further exacerbated at the G-8 summit, where HIV was lumped together with malaria, avian flu and polio, under the vague agenda of "infectious diseases.
Prior to leaving for the G-8 Summit in Scotland, George W.
The Swiss government said it would not ask Germany to send reinforcements to support Swiss police during the upcoming G-8 summit.
Five years ago, during the Birmingham G-8 summit, 70,000 people formed a human chain to protest against the debt burden of poor countries.
Kananaskis, Canada -- The G-8 summit of June 26-27, held in a Rocky Mountain resort, has left little hope for the people of Africa who continue to struggle under a burden of unpayable debt, while the HIV/AIDS pandemic is ferociously destroying populations.
We are very pleased with the outcome of this meeting,'' South African President Thabo Mbeki said at a news conference in Calgary after the end of a two-day G-8 summit in Kananaskis, a Canadian Rocky Mountains resort about 100 kilometers away.
Next major global justice convergence: The G-8 Summit in Calgary, June 21-28.
Japan does not want the NTT issue to overshadow the G-8 summit, which it will host.