Abe's 'three arrows' backed at G-20 summit

Nov 16, 2014

Abe's 'three arrows' backed at G-20 summit

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe secured the support of Group of 20 leaders for his “Abenomics” policies during a two-day summit that wrapped up Sunday in Brisbane, Australia. Abe told the leaders that his “three-arrow” approach was helping create a “virtuous cycle” of economic growth ...

G-20 leaders agree on $2 trillion boost to growth

Nov 16, 2014

G-20 leaders agree on $2 trillion boost to growth

Under pressure to jolt the lethargic world economy back to life, leaders of Group of 20 nations on Sunday finalized a plan to boost global GDP by more than $2 trillion over five years. The fanfare, however, was overshadowed by tensions between Russian President ...

Obama, Putin chat briefly on Beijing summit sidelines, skip issues

Nov 11, 2014

Obama, Putin chat briefly on Beijing summit sidelines, skip issues

U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke briefly on the sidelines of APEC summit events on Monday night but did not delve into the issues that divide their two countries, according to U.S. and Russian officials. The informal contact between the ...