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G8

 (jē′āt′)
n.
The countries of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Representatives from these countries meet to discuss economic concerns.

[G(roup of) 8.]

G8

abbreviation for
(Economics) Group of Eight
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Merkel last visited Japan in 2008 for a Group of Eight summit in Hokkaido.
The Group of Eight summit, I have invited my counterparts to, will be held on June 4-5, 2014, in Sochi," Putin told journalists after a G8 summit in Northern Ireland on Tuesday.
LONDON (TAP) - At least 57 people were arrested in London on Tuesday in connection with plans for anti-capitalist demonstrations before next week's Group of Eight summit, police in Britain said.
Tokyo and Moscow are arranging a meeting between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Group of Eight summit scheduled for June 17 and 18 in Northern Ireland, a Japanese government source said Tuesday.
also downgraded 16 Spanish banks, dampening investor sentiment, the analysts said, adding that some investors sat on the sidelines ahead of a two-day Group of Eight summit starting later in the day.
The ladies were also treated to a meal made from produce grown in the White House vegetable garden as a Group of Eight summit got underway.
Dvorkovich said in a statement on Thursday that the Group of Eight summit will discuss international security and other issues like the situation in Syria and Iran.
for talks in early September when the two leaders met in France during May's Group of Eight summit.
Summary: Rich countries and international lenders are aiming to provide $40 billion in funding for Arab nations trying to establish free democracies, officials said at a Group of Eight summit Friday.
So it is right that we are ratcheting up the military, the economic and the political pressure," British Prime Minister David Cameron said at a Group of Eight summit in France, <em>Reuters</em> reported.
Sebsi told a news conference at the Group of Eight summit in the northern French seaside town of Deauville that the electoral commission could suggest a delay of a few weeks.
including one for the Group of Eight summit meeting in Hokkaido in 2008 and

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