AGL 5.95 Decreased By ▼ -0.13 (-2.14%)
ANL 9.26 Decreased By ▼ -0.14 (-1.49%)
AVN 80.82 Decreased By ▼ -0.64 (-0.79%)
BOP 5.20 Decreased By ▼ -0.07 (-1.33%)
CNERGY 4.86 Decreased By ▼ -0.04 (-0.82%)
EFERT 81.82 Increased By ▲ 0.27 (0.33%)
EPCL 53.94 Decreased By ▼ -0.06 (-0.11%)
FCCL 14.29 Decreased By ▼ -0.11 (-0.76%)
FFL 5.93 Decreased By ▼ -0.12 (-1.98%)
FLYNG 7.44 Decreased By ▼ -0.12 (-1.59%)
FNEL 4.95 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-1%)
GGGL 9.18 Decreased By ▼ -0.14 (-1.5%)
GGL 16.51 Decreased By ▼ -0.19 (-1.14%)
HUMNL 6.14 Increased By ▲ 0.45 (7.91%)
KEL 2.77 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-0.72%)
LOTCHEM 30.81 Increased By ▲ 0.26 (0.85%)
MLCF 27.45 Decreased By ▼ -0.34 (-1.22%)
OGDC 74.27 Increased By ▲ 0.27 (0.36%)
PAEL 15.98 Decreased By ▼ -0.21 (-1.3%)
PIBTL 5.21 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-0.38%)
PRL 17.01 Decreased By ▼ -0.28 (-1.62%)
SILK 1.10 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.92%)
TELE 10.00 Decreased By ▼ -0.04 (-0.4%)
TPL 7.65 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-0.65%)
TPLP 19.41 Decreased By ▼ -0.36 (-1.82%)
TREET 22.72 Decreased By ▼ -0.47 (-2.03%)
TRG 146.80 Decreased By ▼ -0.55 (-0.37%)
UNITY 17.09 Decreased By ▼ -0.10 (-0.58%)
WAVES 10.33 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-0.48%)
WTL 1.42 Decreased By ▼ -0.04 (-2.74%)
BR100 4,330 Increased By 3.4 (0.08%)
BR30 16,296 Increased By 46.9 (0.29%)
KSE100 42,904 Increased By 23.3 (0.05%)
KSE30 15,805 Decreased By -4.6 (-0.03%)
Follow us

ELMAU CASTLE: Germany’s Chancellor Olaf Scholz indicated Monday that he was open to taking part in November’s G20 summit even though host Indonesia has refused to block Russian leader Vladimir Putin from attending.

Scholz said that the group of major developed and developing economies will continue to play a “big role” and cooperation was key.

Germany would hence “not torpedo” the G20’s work, Scholz told ZDF public television.

Scholz, who is currently hosting the G7 summit of top industrialised nations, said he would make a final decision on whether to attend “shortly before departure”.

He noted that Indonesia has also extended an invitation to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Likewise, European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said on Sunday that she did not rule out sitting at the same table with Putin at the G20.

“It is also important to tell him to his face what we think of him,” she said.

“And we must carefully consider whether we want to paralyse the whole G20,” she said, warning that the bloc is “too important a platform” to undermine.

Biden pushes back against criticism of Scholz leadership, praises chancellor

G20 nations make up about 80 percent of total world economic output, while the G7 contributes about 31 percent.

Comments

Comments are closed.

Scholz open to attending G20 summit despite Putin presence

'Blatant lies': ISPR rejects claims about COAS Bajwa and his family's assets

Imran’s unresolved difficulty leaves him absolutely frustrated

Govt plans to deregulate POL products’ market by 2027

Tax reforms recommendations to FBR: Supertax has successful large businesses: PBC

Qatar's migrant workers enjoy World Cup on the cheap

Energy conservation: stern measures on the cards

Rice import: PM thanks Azeri President for 5-year tax holiday

Turkish companies urged to make investments

FBR widens probe into tax record leak of COAS, family

PM welcomes prospects of ECO’s outreach to CARs