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(Yonhap Interview) India's first female house speaker vows to fight against terrorism
By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, May 18 (Yonhap) -- Legislative bodies of major economies should collaborate to effectively fight against terrorism with growing security alerts, ..
(Yonhap Interview) Brazil's parliamentary leader stresses role in nat'l development
SEOUL, May 18 (Yonhap) -- Legislative bodies should play a pivotal role in boosting national competitiveness as seen in the case of Brazil, which has emerged as the wo..
(Yonhap Interview) Parliamentary efforts needed to cope with global issues: speaker
By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, May 15 (Yonhap) -- Parliamentary representatives from the world's 20 major economies will try to search collective ways to help support global ef..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) PM Erdogan urges G-20 cooperation for balanced world development
BUDAPEST, Nov. 12 (Yonhap) -- Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that cooperation among the Group of 20 emerging and advanced economies is crucial..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) Mexican president calls for better distribution of global wealth
MEXICO CITY, Nov. 12 (Yonhap) -- The Mexican president welcomed discussions at the G-20 summit about helping developing nations stand on their own feet, saying such mo..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) Merkel says Germany won't agree to current account limits at G-20 summit
BERLIN, Nov. 10 (Yonhap) -- Germany is staunchly against setting limits on current account balances at the Seoul G-20 summit, Chancellor Angela Merkel said, attesting ..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) Spanish PM says G-20 enables orderly, fair, cooperative globalization
PARIS, Nov. 10 (Yonhap) -- The G-20 enables the world to handle globalization in an orderly, fair and cooperative manner, the Spanish prime minister said, referring to..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) Russian leader urges G-20 nations to unite to overcome crisis
MOSCOW, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday that the spirit of unity and cooperation among the Group of 20 member countries is crucial to..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) Hu urges policy coordination to shore up global economic recovery
SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao said Tuesday the world's 20 major economies should work together as if they are in the "same boat" and bolster po..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) British PM says G-20 should be premier forum for post-crisis global economic cooperation
LONDON, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) -- British Prime Minister David Cameron said Tuesday South Korea's hosting of the G-20 summit shows the world's leading economies are seeing th..
(G20) (Yonhap Interview) EU Council president warns against 'short-sighted' national interests
BRUSSELS, Nov. 9 (Yonhap) -- The president of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, on Tuesday called on leaders of the Group of 20 member countries, scheduled to g..
(Yonhap Interview) EU leader urges G-20 to create action plan for global recovery
BRUSSELS, Nov. 8 (Yonhap) -- European Commission President Jose Barroso stressed Monday that the Group of 20 leaders should come up with a "strong action plan" for sho..
(Yonhap Interview) Kan proposes Tokyo, Seoul ramp up security ties
TOKYO, Nov. 7 (Yonhap) -- Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan said Sunday Tokyo and Seoul need to seek full-fledged cooperation on security affairs in tandem with ever-g..
Brazilian president calls for democratic, fair-currency global order
SAO PAULO, Oct. 28 (Yonhap) -- A new global financial order should be more democratic and free of protectionist exchange rate policies, and next month's Seoul Summit o..
Seoul summit to be "milestone" in ties between G-20, developing nations: Ethiopian PM
ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 26 (Yonhap) -- Next month's Seoul summit of the Group of 20 (G-20) nations will mark a turning point in relations between the world's leading and dev..
(G20 D-30) (Yonhap Interview) G-20 should not discuss yuan, but ways to address trade imbalances: scholar
By Hwang Doo-hyong WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 (Yonhap) -- The upcoming G-20 economic summit should discuss ways to address trade imbalances, but focusing on the Chinese currenc..