The new framework is aimed at facilitating further concrete action on marine waste, though on a voluntary basis.
The Group of 20 major economies are set to agree on a deal on reducing marine plastic waste at a meeting in Japan where they also discussed energy security following the oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman.
Global markets may be too complacent in the face of major upcoming events according to JPMorgan Chase & Co.
'Bets of US rate cuts have been rising quickly in recent days and we think the pricing has become too aggressive so the dollar's downside is limited,'says Manuel Oliveri, a currency strategist at Credit Agricole in London.
Trade talks between Beijing and Washington stall while the two countries threaten to slap more sanctions on each other.
Officials at the G20 gathering warn that trade tensions have intensified, posing the biggest risk to the global economy.
G20 ministers agree to compile common rules to close loopholes by tech giants to lower corporate taxes.
Group of 20 finance leaders agree to describe trade and geopolitical tensions as "intensified" and pledged to take further action to address these economic risks.
The G20's debate on changes to the tax code focus on two pillars that could be a double whammy for some companies.
A total of 129 countries have signed off on a roadmap to grab a fairer tax share of the companies' booming sales.
Sidang kemuncak G20 akan berlangsung di Osaka, Jepun, akhir Jun ini.
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the G20 major economies are to meet this month to discuss the main challenges to the world economy.
Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai speaks on the importance of investing in girls' education for economic growth.
Scott Morrison has denounced extremism several times since the attack that killed 50 people in New Zealand last week.
Even the word 'multilateralism' itself has fallen out of favour in a group designed to foster international cooperation.
The US had been scheduled to push ahead on Jan 1 with increased tariffs on US$200 billion (RM836 billion) worth of Chinese goods, but that’s now been paused.
The White House says an increase of tariffs due to kick in on Jan 1 will be put on hold, providing room for intense negotiations.
Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov hopes for the two leaders to meet properly.
Bush's death may offer Trump a temporary political respite.
AS setuju batalkan rancangan naikkan tarif ke atas produk tertentu dari China sehingga 25%.
As part of the understanding reached between the two leaders, no additional tariffs will be imposed after Jan 1.
Japan will host a G20 financial leaders' meeting in Fukuoka in western Japan on June 8-9.
Putin said he explained Moscow's position when the leaders met briefly at a summit dinner.
Saudi Arabia has said that 21 people are in custody and vowed to keep probing the killing of Khashoggi.