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Group of Eight

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(Economics) the Group of Seven nations and Russia, whose heads of government meet to discuss economic matters and international relations. Abbreviation: G8
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I received a positive response that the revival of the Japanese economy is a big plus for the world economy," Abe told reporters on Monday after briefing his G-8 colleagues on his economic policies during the first day of the two-day summit.
Chairman CDA, Syed Tahir Shahbaz along with school children, traders, NGOs, residents of the sector G-8 and officers / officials of CDA would participate in the campaign in front of CDA Inquiry Office, Markaz G-8 at
Chairman CDA, Syed Tahir Shahbaz alongwith school children, traders, NGOs, residents of the sector G-8 and officers / officials of CDA would participate in the campaign in front of CDA Inquiry Office, Markaz G-8 at 10 am.
Tunisia's finance minister said French President Nicolas Sarkozy floated the $40 billion figure at talks Friday, in which the prime ministers of Tunisia and Egypt joined the G-8 leaders and appealed for help after uprisings earlier this year that overthrew longtime autocrats but also scared away tourists and investors.
We are really very satisfied by the very strong, very clear, very precise declarations that have come from all the G-8 nations and financial institutions - bilateral agencies and development banks," Tunisian Finance Minister Jaloul Ayed told reporters in Deauville.
He added: "If the G-8 is to remain credible, it must demonstrate that it is keeping its promises.
Of all of the G-8's promises over the years, the most important was made to the world's poorest people at the 2005 G-8 Gleneagles Summit in Scotland.
Melcher, United States Army, for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assignment as deputy chief of Staff, G-8, United States Army, Washington, D.
The G-8 also called for new measures to address global public health concerns, including:
Five years ago, during the Birmingham G-8 summit, 70,000 people formed a human chain to protest against the debt burden of poor countries.
debt relief pledged by the G-8 leaders fell far short of expectations and earlier promises of $64 billion.
Mbeki, accompanied by Senegal President Abdoulaye Wade and Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, said they are ''pleased with the resolve of the G-8 to work together with us.