Five leading developing countries -- China, India, Brazil, South Africa and Mexico (G5) --spoke out on Wednesday afternoon in Italian city of L'Aquila on joint efforts to address global challenges. Full story
2009-07-10 14:22:17 GMT Xinhua English
L'AQUILA, Italy, July 10 (Xinhua) -- World leaders at the Group of Eight (G8) summit ended their three-day gathering on Friday with a promise to mobilize 20 billion U.S. dollars to help fight world hunger.
2009-07-10 13:04:43 GMT Xinhua English
L'AQUILA, Italy, July 10 (Xinhua) -- World leaders at the Group of Eight (G8) summit pledged 20 billion U.S. dollars on Friday to help poor countries increase their agriculture output to fight hunger.
2009-07-10 13:03:13 GMT Xinhua English
L'AQUILA, Italy, July 10 (Xinhua) -- The Group of Eight industrialized nations and poverty-ridden African countries agreed Friday to establish a stronger G8-Africa Partnership on Water and Sanitation, according to a statement issued after their meeting.
2009-07-10 13:00:50 GMT Xinhua English
L'AQUILA, Italy, July 10 (Xinhua) -- Leaders of the Group of Eight industrialized nations and five emerging economies met Friday with their African counterparts to discuss the economic crisis and food security in Africa.
2009-07-05 13:11:47 GMT Xinhua English
MOSCOW, July 5 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev voiced confidence that the upcoming Group of Eight (G8) summit and outreach sessions in Italy "have every chance to be successful," in an interview with Italian media published on Sunday.
2009-07-02 23:48:01 GMT China Daily
China would like to see a diversification of the international currency system in the future and believes it would be "normal" if the issue came up at the "8+5 summit" involving the Group of Eight (G8) and emerging powers, Deputy Foreign Minister He Yafei said Thursday.
2009-07-08 10:52:44 GMT Xinhua English
More than fifteen thousand security members gathered at L'Aquila, where 2009 G8 summit and other related international meetings will be held from July 8 to 10, to ensure the security during the meeting.
2009-07-07 22:46:00 GMT Xinhua English
FLORENCE, Italy, July 7 (Xinhua) -- Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao said Tuesday that China highly values its relations with Italy and is willing to broaden consensus and deepen pragmatic cooperation with the country in various fields.
2009-07-06 05:31:21 GMT Xinhua English
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