Welcome to the Reuters live blog for the G20 summit in Pittsburgh. We'll be bringing you the complete picture as world leaders converge on Pennsylvania to talk about trade, banker salaries, the global economy and more.
by Reuters Top News9/18/2009 4:21:56 PM
The U.S. is getting prepared for the battle over executive compensation in Pittsburgh. www.reuters.com
by Reuters Top News9/18/2009 4:26:50 PM
Europe will call on rich countries among the Group of 20 to find up to 7 billion euros ($10.3 billion) annually for the developing world as an advance payment toward reaching a climate deal this year. www.reuters.com
by Reuters Top News9/18/2009 6:38:27 PM
Jim O’Neill of Goldman Sachs contends that there is no need for a coordinated exit strategy among the G20 nations www.ft.com
by Reuters Top News9/18/2009 6:39:28 PM
Pittsburgh sponsers G20 haiku contest. The winner? "we harvest leaflets / blown like autumn leaves: our hopes / speak truth to power" online.wsj.com
by Reuters Top News9/18/2009 6:41:27 PM
Pittsburgh may clear out its jails to make room for G20 protesters: www.wpxi.com
The man who heads the world's largest bank made just $234,700 in 2008, less than 2 percent of the $19.6 million awarded to JPMorgan Chase's Jamie Dimon. The contrast illustrates the massive pay differences among CEOs of the world's top banks.
Daily Telegraph: "The Prime Minister was forced to dash through the kitchens of the UN in New York to secure a few minutes 'face time' with President Obama after five requests for a sit-down meeting were rejected by the White House." blogs.telegraph.co.uk
by Reuters Top News9/24/2009 12:51:04 PM
Is the Pittsburgh G20 meeting Michelle Obama's "time to shine" ? bit.ly