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G20:

see Group of Twenty 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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As the incoming Chairman of ASEAN in 2018, Singapore will work with the Argentine G20 Presidency to enhance cooperation between the G20 and ASEAN, one of the fastest growing regions in the world.
A march of around 7,000 denouncing capitalism and the G20 leaders happened on Wednesday without a hitch, but overnight a luxury Porsche dealership was torched damaging eight cars.
In a letter to leaders of the G20, he said that Basel III norms had to be finalised quickly.
Without mentioning the protests that have German security officials worried about possible acts of sabotage this week in the country's second-largest city, Merkel noted that these non-traditional issues were forced onto the G20 agenda.
The estimate of GDP growth for the G20 aggregate is produced by the OECD Secretariat.
In terms of the G7, when the G20 emerged as the global forum for international economic cooperation, I remember that all the headlines were saying that the G7 was dead.
In this article, I compare data on members' compliance with G20 summit commitments to proxy measures of the quality of domestic policies and institutions.
Although the original purpose of the G20 summit was for countries to exchange information and advise each other on financial issues, this summit in China features something new: "For the first time ever, G20 in its statement mentioned climate change as a key topic," said Lina Li of Adelphi, an independent think tank on climate, environment and development topics.
China has called on G20 members to refrain from competitive devaluation and facilitated discussions on the foreign exchange market within the G20 framework, the first time in G20 history, to build confidence in the market, said Yi Gang, vice governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC).
The G20 comprises the largest and emerging economies, which account for 85% of global gross domestic product and 75% of trade.
Presidents and prime ministers will be in attendance from the United States, China (which assumes the G20 chair in 2016), India, Japan, Indonesia, Australia, Russia, Brazil, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, South Korea, Argentina, Mexico and the European Union (EU).
G20 summit started in the resort town of Belek, Turkish province of Antalya Nov.