April 19, 2013
The ongoing G20 finance ministers meeting will discuss the global economy’s perennially unresolved problems and will also present Moscow with a real opportunity to promote its own interests
March 4, 2013
Russia intends to broaden the G20 discourse and impart a deep focus on boosting economic growth and job creation
February 28, 2013
One of the least understood aspects of Russia's economic policy is how badly the government managed the global financial crisis
February 27, 2013
Jim O’Neil, the Goldman Sachs economist, who coined the term BRIC, has walked away into retirement, but the alliance he allegedly sparked remains standing. How realistic are its chances of establishing a new world order?
February 21, 2013
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday issued an official invitation to the G20 heads of state and government to participate in the St. Petersburg Summit
February 18, 2013
Financial experts said the communique indirectly criticized Japan, which recently devalued the yen to encourage economic growth by keeping interest rates at almost zero
February 2, 2013
US President Barack Obama is unlikely to visit Russia until September, when he is due to attend the G20 leaders' summit in St. Petersburg, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday.
February 1, 2013
One of the main objectives for the Russian government is to improve the country’s investment climate, RF President Vladimir Putin stated at an enlarged meeting of the Cabinet on Thursday.
January 21, 2013
The grouping looks at preventing the base erosion and profit shifting through mutual cooperation by practices that involve abuse of tax treaty benefits and incomplete disclosure of information and fraudulent claims
January 18, 2013
International Monetary Fund supports Russia’s agenda at the Group of Twenty leading powers of the world, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde told a news conference that was held on the occasion of the new year at the headquarters of the Fund in W
January 5, 2013
On December 1, 2012, Russia assumed the presidency of the G20, the group of leading world economies that covers 90 percent of world GDP and 80 percent of global trade
December 26, 2012
In 2013, the G20’s focus will be placed on reforming the global financial architecture amid speculation that the IMF, the dollar and the euro will remain the core of the global financial system
December 18, 2012
Russia will host the Group of 20 summit in September in St. Petersburg. In advance of this summit, the B20, composed of the top business leaders of the G20 nations, will also meet
December 10, 2012
Russia must marshal the talents of all its relevant ministries if it wants to prove that its chairmanship is not simply technical.
December 7, 2012
The BRICS growth story will continue despite financial problems in the US and in parts of Europe; some of the recent reports by well known economists corroborate this trend
December 4, 2012
The BRICS nations, influential members of the G-20, are likely to push their agenda in the forum with greater force under Russian presidency of the world body
December 1, 2012
Russia has taken the rotating presidency of the G20 for twelve months to come. The year’s main event will be a G20 summit in St. Petersburg on September 5-6. The first events in the group are due in Moscow already this month.
November 12, 2012
The BRICS have lost some of their momentum in past few months, but it would be an exaggeration to write an obituary to the grouping
October 23, 2012
In 2013-2014, Moscow will host and chair the BRICS, G8 and G20 summits, presenting an opportunity to increase Russia’s international and political weight and fill the international 'governance vacuum'
October 20, 2012
The G20 has played a distinctly positive role in preventing widespread panic and a global economic collapse