LIVE UPDATES: G-7 summit 2021 kicks off Friday as Biden meets with world leaders
The G-7 summit is about to start immediately in the UK.
The leaders of the Group of Seven economies will meet in Cornwall, within the southwest of England, for the summit, which runs from Friday to Sunday.
Key speaking factors will embrace the coronavirus, local weather, Russia, China, and the Center East. The worldwide economic system can be anticipated to take middle stage, in accordance with a White Home assertion.
“At the moment, President Biden will meet with G7 leaders to debate methods to forge a extra honest, sustainable, and inclusive world economic system that meets the distinctive challenges of our time. President Biden and G7 companions are dedicated to a world restoration that advantages the center class and dealing households at residence and world wide,” the assertion added.
- The targets for Biden on the G-7 summit embrace COVID vaccines and financial progress
- On the eve of the summit, Biden, who’s making his first international journey as president, introduced that the U.S. will buy 500 million doses from Pfizer and can provide half of all of the vaccines set to be shared globally.
- Biden stated the opposite nations of the G-7 would announce their vaccine pledges Friday.
Leaders of the G-7 nations — Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, and Japan, together with the U.S. — are additionally anticipated to endorse a powerful world minimal tax of not less than 15 p.c, in accordance with the White Home.
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