Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurates 2-day G20 conclave in Chandigarh
Chandigarh: In the first meeting of the G-20 Summit in Chandigarh today, the world's leading economies are set to discuss the global debt situation and find solutions to better handle the rising debt. Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated this conference in Chandigarh today. In his address, he said, 'It is a moment of pride and happiness that we are organizing events in the country under our G20 chairmanship. More than 200 meetings will be organized in more than 50 places in the country, about 2 lakh delegates will come to India.
The G-20, established in 1999, includes Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union.
The G-20 grouping of the world's major developed and developing countries accounts for 80% of global GDP, 75% of international trade and two-thirds of the world's population. The conference will be jointly deliberated upon by the Union Finance Ministry and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) along with France and South Korea, which are co-chairs of the International Financial Architecture Working Group.
After this, business, climate change, sustainable development, health, agriculture, energy, environment, climate change and anti-corruption agenda have also been expanded. About 100 delegates from G-20 countries, guest countries and international organizations are participating in the two-day meeting in Chandigarh.
- PTC NEWS