The third round of the Group of 20 (G20) Summit, which was widely expected to seek a new direction for the global economy, ended here on Friday with encouraging outcomes, but key challenges remain.
2009-09-26 21:27:38 GMT Xinhua English
BRUSSELS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- President of the Party of European Socialists (PES) Poul Nyruo Rasmussen welcomed here on Saturday the results of a summit of the Group of 20 rich and developing nations at Pittsburgh, the United States, but called for an agreement on financial transaction tax.
2009-09-26 11:15:17 GMT China Daily
PITTSBURGH, US: President Hu Jintao on Friday asked world leaders to continue with their stimulus packages in a more coordinated way to ensure that early signs of economic recovery translate into lasting growth.
2009-09-26 08:22:26 GMT Xinhua English
PITTSBURGH, the United States, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- Several thousand protesters on Friday afternoon took to the streets in downtown Pittsburgh where the Group of 20 (G20) Summit is being held.
2009-09-26 07:23:29 GMT Xinhua English
PITTSBURGH, United States, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said Friday the freshly concluded Group of 20 summit had forged a new framework for strong, sustainable and balanced growth of the world economy.
2009-09-27 02:11:35 GMT Xinhua English
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Representatives from over 100 countries gathered at the United Nations on Saturday to voice their support for a newly unveiled plan to fight famine in the world.
2009-09-24 23:43:20 GMT Xinhua English
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Security Council on Thursday affirmed its commitment to the goal of a world free of nuclear weapons and established a broad framework for reducing global nuclear dangers, in an historic summit-level meeting chaired by U.S. President Barack Obama.
2009-09-24 15:32:00 GMT Xinhua English
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The U.N. Security Council on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution to stop the proliferation of nuclear weapons in a bid to seek a safer world for all and to create the conditions for a world without nuclear weapons.
2009-09-24 15:08:43 GMT SINA.com
With U.S. President Barack Obama presiding over an historic session, the U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a U.S.-drafted resolution Thursday aimed at ridding the world of nuclear weapons.
2009-09-28 09:07:49 GMT Xinhua English
With just days to go before he takes to the grandstand for the National Day parade, President Hu Jintao has already instilled a sense of pride thanks to his "magnificent" and far-reaching diplomatic efforts last week, said one of China's leading officials.
2009-09-27 01:38:17 GMT Xinhua English
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Nations addressing the General Assembly's annual high-level debate on Friday spoke out against unilateralism as the world tackles its most pressing challenges, including the current global economic turmoil and climate change.
2009-09-26 16:17:19 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese foreign minister on Saturday described President Hu Jintao's trip to the United States to attend four important summits as a significant and far-reaching diplomatic move.
2009-09-26 10:59:59 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao arrived in Beijing Saturday evening after attending a series of United Nations meetings in New York and the Group of 20 (G20) financial summit in Pittsburgh, the United States.
2009-09-25 15:06:37 GMT Xinhua English
PITTSBURGH, United States, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- The leaders of the United States, Britain and France on Friday condemned Iran's alleged secret nuclear site and demanded the country "take concrete steps" to comply with related U.N. resolutions.
2009-09-23 23:51:45 GMT Xinhua English
COLOMBO, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed has called upon world leaders gathering in New York to seize the historic opportunity before the Copenhagen climate summit to be held in December, the Maldivian president's office said Wednesday on its official website.
2009-09-23 23:02:35 GMT Xinhua English
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Gordon Brown on Wednesday called on the world to reach an agreement on climate change in the forthcoming UN conference in Copenhagen, Denmark.
2009-09-23 08:59:12 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao on Tuesday told a United Nations climate summit that China would cut carbon dioxide emissions per unit of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by "a notable margin" in the decade to 2020.
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