Global Finance Summit 2015 - updates

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Vulnerable nations launch 'V20' to fight climate change

Oct 09, 2015 - 2:41 PM

PH s Finance Secretary Cesar V Purisima is the inaugural chairperson of the group a counterpoint to the G20 of leading industrialized and emerging economies

VULNERABLE 20. "We are low- and middle-income, least developed, arid, isthmus, landlocked, mountainous, and small island developing countries," the group of finance ministers say in a statement October 8, 2015. Image from V20 website

World economic leaders tackle slow growth, climate change

Oct 07, 2015 - 2:53 PM

The 5th annual slowdown for the once mighty emerging markets and the commodities plunge underpinning it will be key agenda points in the World Bank IMF meeting this week

VENUE. An entire neighborhood of Lima has been closed off for the World Bank-IMF meeting, but the windows of the National Museum, the massive concrete building hosting the meeting, afford a view of one of the slums that surround Lima. Image from Wikimedia