BREAKING NEWS | King Salman Holds Calls With Chinese, Italian Leaders About Efforts To Tackle Coronavirus

King Salman Holds Calls With Chinese, Italian Leaders About Efforts To Tackle Coronavirus RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA  - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman discussed on Friday efforts to fight coronavirus with China’s President Xi Jinping during a telephone call. The king congratulated the president on his country’s efforts to fight the virus and said that it … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | King Salman Holds Calls With Chinese, Italian Leaders About Efforts To Tackle Coronavirus

G20 VIRTUAL SUMMIT | UAE To Take Part In G20 Virtual Summit On Coronavirus

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Abu Dhabi crown prince Mohamed bin Zayed tweeted on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates would take part in a virtual G20 Summit on the coronavirus to take place later on Thursday chaired bin King Salman of Saudi Arabia. Saying the UAE would participate in a ‘spirit of global solidarity’, … Continue reading G20 VIRTUAL SUMMIT | UAE To Take Part In G20 Virtual Summit On Coronavirus

BREAKING NEWS | G20 Leaders To Convene Remotely As Coronavirus Cases Near Half A Million

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will speak by video link on Thursday about combating the coronavirus pandemic and its economic impacts, as global infections top 471,000 with more than 21,000 dead. G20 finance ministers and central bankers agreed this week to develop an ‘action plan’ to respond … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | G20 Leaders To Convene Remotely As Coronavirus Cases Near Half A Million

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi King Says G20 Exceptional Summit To Unite Coronavirus Efforts

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman said on Wednesday that as the world confronts the new coronavirus, the Group of 20 major economies will convene in an exceptional summit to come up with initiatives to unite the efforts to combat the pandemic. ‘As the world confronts the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi King Says G20 Exceptional Summit To Unite Coronavirus Efforts

BUSINESS NEWS | G20 Says Developing Action Plan To Deal With Global Pandemic

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Finance ministers and central bankers from the world’s 20 largest economies agreed on Monday to develop an ‘action plan’ to respond to a coronavirus pandemic that the IMF now expects to trigger a global recession, but they offered no specifics. The G20 secretariat issued the statement after the finance officials … Continue reading BUSINESS NEWS | G20 Says Developing Action Plan To Deal With Global Pandemic

BREAKING NEWS | G20 Leaders To Speak On Thursday About Coronavirus, Sources Say

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will convene a video conference on Thursday to discuss the coronavirus epidemic, multiple sources told Reuters, amid criticism that the group had been slow to respond to the global crisis. G20 finance ministers and central bankers agreed during a separate video conference … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | G20 Leaders To Speak On Thursday About Coronavirus, Sources Say

BREAKING NEWS | RUSSIA SUPPORTS VIRUTAL G20 SUMMIT ON CORONAVIRUS

Russia is in favor of convening a virtual G20 Leaders’ Summit on coronavirus next week, which would be ‘meaningful’ for coordinating an international response to the pandemic, according to Kremlin spokesman Dimitry Peskov. ‘The technical parameters are being worked through diplomatic channels, the organization of vide communications’, Peskov said in a conference call with reporters. … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | RUSSIA SUPPORTS VIRUTAL G20 SUMMIT ON CORONAVIRUS