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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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But the finance chiefs from the Group of Seven industrialised nations promised no new concrete measures to shore up their economies and markets in light of the recent sub-prime loan crisis.
Mr Omi said there were no plans for an emergency meeting of the Group of Seven industrialised nations following sharp gyrations in global markets.
The United States and its wealthy partners in the Group of Seven industrialised nations had already agreed to forgive most loans but Mr Clinton's pledge commits the US to forgive all loans.
And it was announced last night that Chancellor Gordon Brown will host a crucial jobs conference in February involving ministers from the Group of Seven industrialised nations.
Leaders of the Group of Seven industrialised nations decided Thursday to tighten defenses against the risk of terror attacks by European jihadists returning from the Syrian front.
Oil prices fell after Hurricane Isaac landed in the US and the Group of Seven industrialised nations expressed concern that elevated prices may threaten the global economic recovery.

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