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20 more countries expected to join Paris climate agreement

STOCKHOLM – At least 20 countries are expected to formally join the Paris Agreement on climate change this week, greatly improving the pact’s chances of coming into force just a year after it was negotiated in the French capital, U.N. 799 more words

World

G20 summit: Substance was in the sideshows

By Ameen Izzadeen
We cannot be over optimistic that this week’s G 20 summit in one of China’s most prosperous cities would become a catalyst to revitalise the global economy. 1,053 more words

Political Analysis

Obama's Last Big Foreign Trip...A Bust

So, Barack Obama was going to make one last splash in foreign policy (kind of like a belly flop?) while he was still in office. In the past seven-plus years it hasn’t been a fruitful area for him to venture into, but he was going to give it one more try. 528 more words

The G-20’s Role in Economic Progress Since 2009

SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 AT 3:00 PM ET BY JASON FURMAN, JEFFREY ZIENTS

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As the President embarks on the final G-20 meeting of his presidency, learn how our domestic and global economies have grown stronger over the past eight years. 1,247 more words

United States

US, China sign on to Paris climate change agreement

HANGZHOU, China – Setting aside their cyber and maritime disputes, President Barack Obama and China’s President Xi Jinping on Saturday sealed their nations’ participation in last year’s Paris climate change agreement. 845 more words

World

China to display its global clout as G-20 Summit host this weekend

Hannah Gardner, Special for USA TODAY 2:39 p.m. EDT September 2, 2016
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BEIJING — Factories have been shuttered, cooking with gas stoves banned, the first day of school delayed and people sent on vacation. 779 more words

Real Estate

PM to attend Annual G-20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou in China, leaves for Vietnam today

Newsroom24x7 Staff

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Vietnam from 2nd September 2016 to 3rd September 2016. Prime Minister will also attend the Annual G-20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou, China from 3rd September 2016 to 5th September 2016. 344 more words

India