Quantcast
Home » Topics » g20 finance ministers

Crude oil prices stable after brief rally

World oil prices steadied on Monday after a brief rally, as traders took their cue from the eurozone debt drama, analysts said. New York’s main contract, light sweet crude for delivery in November, added 34 cents to $87.14 a barrel. Brent North Sea crude for delivery in December climbed as high as $113.86 a barrel,…

Global economy faces ‘lost decade’: Russian minister

The world economy faces a lost decade of low growth even though it is still possible to stave off another global recession, Russia’s finance minister was quoted as saying on Saturday. “We are probably faced with a lost decade. It is already obvious that growth rates are going to be…

Talk of Greek default increases, markets pause on G20

ATHENS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Talk of a possible Greek default gained pace on Friday while a pledge by the world’s major economies to prevent Europe’s debt crisis from undermining banks and the global economy steadied financial markets. Greek Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos was quoted by two newspapers as saying an orderly…

Google+