India-G20 Current Affairs, GK & News
13th Annual International G-20 conference was held on October 6, 2021. India was represented by Finance Minister (FM) Nirmala Sitharaman. Highlights During the conference, FM noted that, India is working for identifying the vacuum areas in international policy coordination, in the backdrop of assuming the G20 presidency in 2023. India is also working for strengthening the effectiveness ..
The Union Minister of Women & Child Development, Smriti Irani addressed the First ever G20 Ministerial Conference on Women’s Empowerment on August 26, 2021. Key Points Conference was held at Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy in a hybrid format. During the conference, union minister highlighted India’s commitment of addressing gender and women centric issues by means ..
Minister of State for Education, Subhas Sarkar, participated in G20 Research Ministers’ meeting on August 6, 2021. Highlights Meeting was hosted in by Italy. G20 Education Ministers of the grouping exchanged their views on enhancing research collaborations and sharing digital space among G20 Countries. Collaborations would be enhanced to bring about a strong, sustainable, resilient ..
India and majority members of OECD and G20 Inclusive Framework on Base Erosion & Profit Shifting adopted a high-level statement that outlines a consensus solution in a bid to address tax challenges that are arising from digitalisation of economy. Key Points This proposed solution comprises of two components: First pillar is about reallocation of additional ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2021
G20 Labour & Employment Ministers’ Meeting was hosted in blended mode by Italy. Highlights During the virtual meeting, G-20 Ministers exchanged their views on transitions from school to work. Ministry of labour & employment, India was represented by MoS (I/C) Shri Santosh Gangwar along with minister of state for education, Sanjay Dhotre. Ministers reiterated to ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2021
Category: International / World Current Affairs