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President Hu calls for joint effort to promote global economic growth

In his speech to the G-20 summit, Chinese President Hu Jintao has called on world leaders to make every effort to promote global economic growth. He also calls for a comprehensive, balanced and sustainable socio-economic development.

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G20 summit ends after pledging speedy economic recovery

The G20 summit has ended in Pittsburgh with a statement pledging future efforts to strengthen the financial system and boost world economic recovery.

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Chinese president offers five-point proposal for safer world | Video

Chinese President Hu Jintao on Thursday made a five-point proposal for building a safer world for all through nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament.

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UN Security Council passes 1887 resolution

The UN Security Council has affirmed its commitment to a world free of nuclear weapons at a summit in New York. The Council also set up a broad framework for reducing global nuclear dangers.

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UN debate highlights multilateralism as only way to address global challenges

World leaders ended on late Wednesday their first day of the annual debate of the UN General Assembly in New York, putting global challenges in spotlight while stressing the importance of addressing them through multilateralism.