G20 financial heads to stay vague on trade, no progress seen in U.S.-China row

G20 financial heads to stay vague on trade, no progress seen in U.S.-China row Finance leaders of the Group of 20 major economies will steer clear of promises to avoid protectionism in a communique on Sunday amid escalating U.S.-China trade tensions, officials say, casting doubt on their ability to take a united front in averting […]

Trade war, weak growth to test G20 finance leaders' economic optimism

Trade war, weak growth to test G20 finance leaders’ economic optimism Raging global trade tensions are likely to force some finance leaders from Group of 20 nations meeting in Japan this weekend to issue stark warnings about risks to the world economy, challenging the forum’s more upbeat outlook on global growth.