Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Contentious G20 shows US needs time to 'adapt': LagardeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Yahoo!

    IMF chief Christine Lagarde sought to play down fears over the US weakening international commitments to free trade and climate change Saturday, saying the new White House needed time to "adapt and learn". "Whenever there's a new member at a G20 meeting, there is a process of learning and adaptation," Lagarde told AFP after a finance ministers' gathering in Baden Baden, western Germany.

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  2. G20 financial leaders acquiesce to U.S., drop free trade pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Yahoo!

    Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies dropped a pledge to keep global trade free and open, acquiescing to an increasingly protectionist United States after a two-day meeting failed to yield a compromise. Breaking a decade-long tradition of endorsing open trade, G20 finance ministers and central bankers made only a token reference to trade in their communique on Saturday, a clear defeat for host nation Germany, which fought the new U.S. government's attempts to water down past commitments.

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  3. Stressing free trade, Mnuchin shrugs off G20 outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | Yahoo!

    US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Saturday shrugged off an outcry over the omission of a long-standing anti-protectionist pledge from a G20 statement, saying language used in the past is "irrelevant." "The historical language was not relevant," he told journalists after the gathering of finance ministers and central bankers in Baden Baden, western Germany.

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  4. FOREX-Dollar on defensive for packed week of Fed speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Reuters

    The dollar slowly ceded ground in Asia on Monday with greenback bulls still nursing grudges after the Federal Reserve's rate guidance last week proved to be less "hawkish" than many had wagered on. There was limited initial reaction to the Group of 20 meeting over the weekend which retained the familiar form of words on currency intervention but dropped a pledge to avoid trade protectionism.

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  5. G20 ministers give Mnuchin space to define Trump trade agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Reuters

    Wary of their first official encounter with U.S. President Donald Trump's blustery trade agenda, the world's top finance officials were relieved to find new Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin polite and business-like over the weekend. But they yielded ground to the newcomer's push for the Group of 20 major economies to abandon a decade-old pledge to resist protectionism and to delete communique language on financing the fight against climate change.

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  6. Uber president Jeff Jones quits as turmoil continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Reuters

    Ride services company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has been thrust deeper into turmoil with the departure of company president Jeff Jones, a marketing expert hired to help bolster its reputation. The reasons for his departure were not immediately clear, but Jones' role was put into question after Uber earlier this month launched a search for a chief operating officer to help run the company alongside Chief Executive Travis Kalanick.

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  7. South Korea Netmarble Games says IPO to be worth up to $2.35 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Reuters

    Netmarble Games Corp, South Korea's largest mobile game company, said on Monday it plans an initial public offering worth up to 2.66 trillion won in what could be the country's second-largest listing ever. The Tencent-backed company said in a regulatory filing that it had set an indicative price range of 121,000 won to 157,000 won per share, valuing the IPO at about 2.05 trillion won to 2.66 trillion won.

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  8. Global Markets-Asia stocks weaker, dollar slips as Fed continues to weighRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Reuters

    Asian stocks were slightly weaker early on Monday, following Wall Street's declines and the G20's decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism, while the Federal Reserve's seemingly dovish stance last week continued to drag the dollar lower. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was fractionally lower.

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  9. The Trump Administration and the G20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Outside the Beltway

    The Trump administration on Saturday rejected a statement from other leading economies that warned against the perils of trade protectionism, the latest sign of how the administration's more combative approach to diplomacy could create rifts with U.S. allies and leave traditional partners in the dark about the direction of U.S. policy. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, appearing at a gathering of economic ministers and central bankers from the 20 largest economies, rebuffed multiple entreaties from German officials to include in the meeting's joint statement language emphasizing the importance of free trade and that it should be conducted in a "rules based" manner, following existing standards and agreements.

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  10. China vows to boost BRICS financial cooperation: ministersRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | Xinhuanet

    China will work actively with parties concerned to push forward the financial cooperation among the BRICS countries and make more achievements, China's finance minister and central bank chief have said. They made the remarks on Friday at the BRICS summit for finance ministers and central bankers held in Germany's southwestern city of Baden-Baden.

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  11. Your daily briefing on ChinaRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | Xinhuanet

    It is Tillerson's first visit to China since he assumed office last month. Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and Foreign Minister Wang Yi held separate meetings with Tillerson on Saturday.

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  12. US Pressures G20 Into Dropping Climate Reference from Joint StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Common Dreams

    The statement does mention the need to phase out fossil fuel subsidies, but overall the language appears weaker than previous communiques, critics said. Finance ministers for the Group of 20 , which comprises the world's biggest economies, dropped a joint statement mentioning funding for the fight against climate change after pressure from the United States and Saudi Arabia.

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  13. Lagarde calls for strong policies to sustain growth momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Calls for global cooperation and strong policies to sustain the growth momentum was made by Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund . In a press statement issued at the conclusion of the Group of 20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Baden-Baden, Germany, she said: "Our meeting showed once again that the G20 provides a critical platform for major economies to work together within an established framework.

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  14. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | Lucianne.com

    The worldA s top economic powers dropped a long-standing endorsement of open trade amid pushback from the Trump administration. Financial leaders from the G20 group of leading economies, including the US, China and Germany, held tough discussions in the German town of Baden-Baden.

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  15. Just in: Boko Haram bombers kill 7 in fresh attack on MaiduguriRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Four people including children and local security volunteers have been confirmed killed by bomb explosions in Nigeria's northeastern Maiduguri city. "Four people which include a Civilian JTF, a woman and her two children died", Isuku said in a statement on Sunday.

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  16. Donald Trump 1, free trade 0: G20 nations bows to United States pressureRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The meeting's host, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, told reporters that "no one has mentioned protectionism" and that the statement was about "the right formulation regarding the openness of the world economy". "What was in the past communique is not necessarily relevant from my standpoint", Mnuchin told a news conference in Baden Baden after his first meeting with the finance chiefs of the world's 20 biggest economies.

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  17. G20 sees role reversal of US, EU leaders on protectionist measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Hill

    The G20 meeting between finance ministers and central bank governors of the leading global economies this weekend in Baden Baden, Germany was the first clash of the new Trump administration's "America First" policy and the realities of the interconnected global economy. The able and globally-sophisticated Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defended President Trump's suspicion of globalization, the benefits of international trade agreements and the need for global efforts to combat climate change.

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  18. G20 Review of Banking Rules No Rollback of Regulation: WeidmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | US News & World Report

    Finance leaders of the world's top economies have agreed to review banking rules, but this does not automatically mean hard-fought financial market regulation will be rolled back, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann told Reuters on Sunday. The new U.S. administration has argued that excessive bank regulation is holding back lending and economic growth, raising the prospect that rules could be loosened, putting efforts to finalize a new global banking accord, known as Basel III, at risk.

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  19. Top Economies Yield To US, Drop No-Protectionism PledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | News Talk Florida

    The world's top economic powers dropped a pledge to oppose trade protectionism amid pushback from the Trump administration, which wants trade to more clearly benefit American companies and workers. Finance ministers from the Group of 20 countries meeting in the southern German town of Baden-Baden issued a statement Saturday that said only that countries "are working to strengthen the contribution of trade" to their economies.

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  20. Proposed Budget Slashes EPA by 31%, Fires 3200Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The Trump administration will release a preliminary 2018 budget proposal at 7 a.m. EDT Thursday, which will include the revised amounts allocated for the federal government's spending. The Corporation for Public Broadcasting would lose all its funding .

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