G20 officials to discuss global economic outlook

G20 officials to discuss global economic outlook
Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan. (SPA)
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Updated 17 July 2020

G20 officials to discuss global economic outlook

G20 officials to discuss global economic outlook

RIYADH: G20 finance ministers and central bank governors will on Saturday hold a virtual meeting to discuss the global economic outlook and coordinate collective action for sustained recovery. The talks will be chaired by Minister of Finance Mohammed Al-Jadaan, and Ahmed Al-Kholifey, governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority.
The meeting will also review progress on previously agreed G20 Finance Track priorities, including improving access to opportunities for all, financial resilience and development, infrastructure investment, and addressing tax challenges arising from the digitalization of the economy.


Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

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Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 12 more COVID-19 deaths
  • The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom has increased to 347,513
  • A total of 5,919 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far

LONDON: Saudi Arabia announced 12 deaths from COVID-19 and 249 new infections on Wednesday.
Of the new cases, 65 were recorded in Riyadh, 51 in Makkah, 32 in Madinah, 29 in the Eastern Province and 13 in Najran.
The total number of recoveries in the Kingdom increased to 347,513 after 337 more patients recovered from the virus.
A total of 5,919 people have succumbed to the virus in the Kingdom so far.