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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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DEAUVILLE, France: Rich countries and international lenders are aiming to provide $40 billion in funding for Arab nations trying to establish free democracies, officials said at a Group of Eight summit Friday.
Sebsi told a news conference at the Group of Eight summit in the northern French seaside town of Deauville that the electoral commission could suggest a delay of a few weeks.
So it is right that we are ratcheting up the military, the economic and the political pressure," British Prime Minister David Cameron said at a Group of Eight summit in France, <em>Reuters</em> reported.
including one for the Group of Eight summit meeting in Hokkaido in 2008 and
Negotiations are not easy as China, which is not included in the G-8, is virtually speaking for North Korea at the Security Council,'' a source told Yonhap, suggesting that the final language in a Council document would be watered down from a statement issued at last week's Group of Eight summit.
Canada will also chair the smaller Group of Eight summit next year.
The meeting in Singapore comes just after a Group of Eight summit in L Aquila, Italy where leaders of the world s most powerful nations and emerging economies agreed to wrap up the Doha talks by 2010.
Summary: LAEAQUILA, Italy u Here is a look at key agreements at the Group of Eight summit in LAEAquila, Italy:
It even goes as far as to say that Italy faces being embarrassed at the Group of Eight summit it will host July 8-10 because it has cut development aid.
The Japanese automaker plans to showcase the environmentally-friendly vehicle at the Group of Eight summit meeting to be held July 7-9 in Hokkaido, where climate change will be one of the key agenda items and many automakers are expected to vie with each other in exhibiting their own eco-friendly vehicles.
In Sapporo, several thousand people protested against the annual Group of Eight summit due to take place at a luxury hotel 70km away.

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