3/7/2011

G-20 summit to be held in Turkey

Yeni Safak - This year’s G-20 summit will take place in Istanbul, Turkey. The organization made up of the finance ministers and central bank governors of 19 countries, plus the EU, will discuss the rising food and energy prices in Turkey, according to Turkey’s State Minister Ali Babacan.

“Turkey will host the G-20 summit with the presiding country France, on a soon-to-be-announced date,” said Babacan. “This year’s summit, focusing on food and energy issues, is of enormous importance in terms of participation and global implications,” he added.
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