Saturday, September 16, 2006
G7 keeps up the pressure on China
Posted by David Smith at 08:30 PM
Category: Thoughts and responses

The G7 finance ministers and central bankers, meeting in Singapore, urged China and other emerging market countries to adopt more exchange rate flexibility - code for China allowing its currency to rise. Story here. The G7 also urged action to restart the Doha trade round. The statement said growth in the UK was becoming stronger and better balanced.

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To what extent would the rising yen affect our import prices and inflation expectations?

Posted by: Werewolves at September 17, 2006 12:26 PM