India PM calls for closer economic ties with Japan
JAPAN: Visiting Indian Prime Minister Manmohan
Singh called Wednesday for more Japanese trade and investment to the
counter the economic slowdown triggered by the global financial
Sarkozy to seek Asian economic backing at regional summit
CHINA: Leaders from Asia and Europe will gather
in Beijing Friday for two days of talks in which French President
Nicolas Sarkozy will seek Asian backing for his bid to rebuild the
world’s financial system.
World’s biggest cities meet on credit crunch, climate change
AUSTRALIA: The global economic crisis and the
damage it could do to development will dominate talks between
officials from some of the world’s biggest cities Thursday.