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Group of Seven (G-7)

The G-5 countries plus Canada and Italy.

Group of Seven

Also called G-7. An informal group composed of the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Italy, and Canada (listed by nominal GDP). The G-7 represents the world's leading industrial democracies. Their finance ministers/secretaries meet annually to discuss economic cooperation and other matters. The G-7 does not have a permanent secretariat, but rather gives an informal forum for leaders to meet and discuss ideas.
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Painted Land: In Search of the Group of Seven follows adventurers Joanie and Gary McGuffin and historian Michael Burtch as they travel Algoma in search of the sites depicted in paintings created by the famous Canadian artists in the early 1900s.
ONTARIO: The Group of Seven, which was founded in Ontario, is represented with 36 works, including the triumphant return of Lawren Harris's oil Lake Superior to Canada from the UK.
Jackson Beardy, Eddy Cobiness, Norval Morriseau and Carl Roy round out the Group of Seven and all had art exhibited at the conference.
The G-20 consists of the Group of Seven major industrialized countries --
The continued upward pressure on the yen despite massive intervention by the central bank even after the Group of Seven pronouncement deeply worries Japanese Investors and corporations with significant dollar exposure.
Jubilee is calling for an end to these adjustment programs, but the Group of Seven, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank continue to insist on restructuring as a condition of debt relief.
Schooled in the Impressionist practice of painting outdoors directly from nature, the members of the Group of Seven departed from the tame, gentle landscapes of Impressionism to capture the grandeur and variety of Canada.
As the dollar moved up to levels not seen for more than a year, market participants became wary of the possibility that some action to curb the dollar's rise might be decided upon at the Group of Seven (G-7) meeting of finance ministers and central bankers, scheduled to be held in London on June 23.
Brian Robinson, Manhattan Scientifics [MHTX] is the runaway leader in the group of seven companies highlighted and "has more deals in the pipeline than all of the other six combined.
dollar climbed to the upper 82 yen level Wednesday morning in Tokyo, its highest level since the Group of Seven economies jointly intervened earlier this month, amid expectations that the U.
Summary: TOKYO -- The Group of Seven rich nations will 'cooperate as appropriate' to bring stability to battered global markets, finance ministers and central bank chiefs said in a joint statement on Monday.
Belfast) addresses the fundamental questions about the group of seven nations' financial ministers and central bank governors, such as why they cooperate, what impact this cooperation has on the power of the US and the other nations, and what influence do the G7 have on global financial governance.