RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

G20

A collection of news and information related to G20 published by this site and its partners.

Top G20 Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Rekha Basu: U.S. lags far behind in gender equity

    On her first day back at work after having a baby, Angela Ames, a loss mitigation specialist at Nationwide Insurance in Des Moines, tried repeatedly to find a clean, private place to pump her breast milk. As anyone who has done that knows, it can't easily wait, but she said no appropriate room was available. In pain from the pressure, Ames approached her department head, who handed her a pen and paper and dictated a resignation letter for her to sign. So contends an appeal in a suit in which the American Civil Liberties Union Women's Rights Project supported by the Iowa ACLU and 11 other organizations has filed a friend of the court brief. It claims Ames' superior told her, "I think it would be best for you to go home and be with your babies."
  • The long reach of Putinismo

    Tell me your Ukraine and I will tell you who you are. The Ukrainian crisis is a political Rorschach test, not just for individuals but also for states. What it reveals is not encouraging for the West. It turns out that Vladimir Putin has more admirers...

    'Super tax' on African remittances hurts development: thinktank

    LONDON, April 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Africans face the highest remittance fees globally, regularly paying a "super tax" to send money home at a cost that hurts families and holds back development in the world's poorest continent, a thinktank...

    BOJ Kuroda's meeting with PM Abe won't alter policy stance - sources

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will revive their regular meetings this month, people familiar with the matter said, in a sign the government may be concerned about recent stock market declines and an...

    IMF urges Congress to back reforms giving fund more clout

    IMF urges Congress to back reforms giving fund more clout
    WASHINGTON — The U.S. made clear this week that it wants the International Monetary Fund to be the emergency lender for countries like Ukraine, but American lawmakers have persistently refused to give the IMF the additional financial firepower...