1. Calls for countries like Australia to boycott Saudi Arabia's G20 summit over the jailing of female political prisoners  ABC News
  2. Trump tells G20 leaders he wants to work with them ‘for a long time’  The Guardian
  3. G20 leaders tackle coronavirus crisis, global recession  Al Jazeera English
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  5. Scott Morrison logs on with Donald Trump one last time  The Australian
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With Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman set to take centre stage, there are calls for the world's major economic powers to boycott this weekend's G20 summit over the jailing of female political prisoners who campaigned for the right to drive.With Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman set to take centre stage, there are calls for the world's major economic powers to boycott this weekend's G20 summit over the jailing of female political prisoners who campaigned for the right to drive.

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Activists are drawing attention to Saudi Arabia’s human rights record as it prepares to host the G20 summit.Activists are drawing attention to Saudi Arabia’s human rights record as it prepares to host the G20 summit.

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US president delivers boasts and falsehoods while other leaders focus on dealing with the pandemicUS president delivers boasts and falsehoods while other leaders focus on dealing with the pandemic

Trump tells G20 leaders he wants to work with them ‘for a long time’ | G20 | The Guardian

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RIYADH - Saudi Arabia hosts the G20 summit Saturday in a first for an Arab nation, with the downsized virtual forum dominated by efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic and a crippling economic crisis.RIYADH - Saudi Arabia hosts the G20 summit Saturday in a first for an Arab nation, with the downsized virtual forum dominated by efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic and a crippling economic crisis.

Coronavirus crisis to dominate Saudi-hosted G20 summit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Saudi King Salman bin Abdelaziz discussed relations between their countries in a telephone conversation late on Nov. 20.Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Saudi King Salman bin Abdelaziz discussed relations between their countries in a telephone conversation late on Nov. 20.

Turkish president, Saudi king discuss ties via phone - Turkey News

The G20 leaders, who oversee the world's biggest economies, are debating how to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, drugs and tests around the world so that poorer...The G20 leaders, who oversee the world's biggest economies, are debating how to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, drugs and tests around the world so that poorer...

G20 leaders urge united response to virus | Moree Champion | Moree, NSW

Amnesty International called on Thursday for the G20 leaders to put pressure on the Saudi Arabian authorities to release 'brave activists' who are imprisoned in the Kingdom. 'Instead of keeping p...

Amnesty International urges G-20 pressure on Saudi Arabia to release activists – Middle East Monitor

Scott Morrison will kick off a weekend of virtual global meetings on Friday with the APEC leaders' summit. Outgoing US President Donald Trump has confirmed he...Scott Morrison will kick off a weekend of virtual global meetings on Friday with the APEC leaders' summit. Outgoing US President Donald Trump has confirmed he...

Trade, virus response on PM summit agenda | The Bellingen Shire Courier Sun | Bellingen, NSW

In the face of international pressure, the Saudi government may have no choice but to address human rightsIn the face of international pressure, the Saudi government may have no choice but to address human rights

Saudi Arabia's G20 challenge: Investing in human rights | Middle East Eye

Saudi Arabia’s growing closeness to China was again marked by the long-discussed possibility of raising Yuan-denominated bonds, that made its way into Saudi Aramco’s prospectus. Can Pakistan’s Imran Khan ‘Snatch Away’ Afghanistan From Modi’s India? Saudi Aramco, one of the world’s biggest petroleum companies, is a state-controlled enterprise that has been hit hard amid the […]

Petro-Dollar Vs Petro-Yuan: Is China Set To Replace U.S. As The Biggest Player In M.East As Ties Grow With Saudi Arabia?

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia has been accelerating reforms and remained focused on the goals of Vision 2030 despite a global pandemic, Minister of Investment Khalid Al-Falih said on Saturday. “We were not distracted from our strategy and our Vision 2030. In fact, we doubled down on it. We accelerated our reforms. We continued to diversify our economy, and commit our resources to makeDUBAI: Saudi Arabia has been accelerating reforms and remained focused on the goals of Vision 2030 despite a global pandemic, Minister of Investment Khalid Al-Falih said on Saturday. “We were not

Saudi Arabia is ‘accelerating reforms’ amid global standstill: Investment minister | Arab News

The European Parliament had called on the EU to downgrade its attendance of the Saudi G20 over human rights abuses. The EU has defended its decision to participate, citing the need for coordination on the pandemic.The European Parliament had called on the EU to downgrade its attendance of the Saudi G20 over human rights abuses. The EU has defended its decision to participate, citing the need for coordination on the pandemic.

G20: EU defends decision to attend despite Saudi human rights record | News | DW | 21.11.2020

Saudi Arabia's Minister of Investment Khalid al-Falih said on Saturday foreign direct investment (FDI) increased by 12% in the first half of 2020 compared with the same period last year. The Saudi government, which is hosting this year's G20 summit, has made attracting greater foreign investment a cornerstone of its Vision 2030 plan to diversify the economy of the world’s largest oil exporter away from oil revenues. "I'm glad to say that FDI, my area of focus, in the first half has been reported to increase by 12% compared to last year," Falih, who previously chaired state oil company Saudi Aramco, told a G20 conference.Saudi Arabia's Minister of Investment Khalid al-Falih said on Saturday foreign direct investment (FDI) increased by 12% in the first half of 2020 compared with the same period last year. The Saudi government, which is hosting this year's G20 summit, has made attracting greater foreign investment a cornerstone of its Vision 2030 plan to diversify the economy of the world’s largest oil exporter away from oil revenues. "I'm glad to say that FDI, my area of focus, in the first half has been reported to increase by 12% compared to last year," Falih, who previously chaired state oil company Saudi Aramco, told a G20 conference.

Saudi FDI up in first half of 2020 as economy shows resilience - minister

Russian and Chinese leaders join in ‘vaccine nationalism’ as Saudi Arabia holds leaders’ meeting by teleconference.Russian and Chinese leaders join in ‘vaccine nationalism’ as Saudi Arabia holds leaders’ meeting by teleconference.

Vaccinate America first, Trump tells G20 – POLITICO

India News: NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday virtually attended the 15th G20 Summit chaired by Saudi Arabia.India News: NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday virtually attended the 15th G20 Summit chaired by Saudi Arabia.

At G20 summit, PM Modi pitches new global index for post-Covid world | India News - Times of India

Saudi King Salman opened the G20 summit Saturday in a first for an Arab nation, with the virtual forum dominated by efforts to tackle the coronavirus crisis and the worst global recession in decades.Saudi King Salman opened the G20 summit Saturday in a first for an Arab nation, with the virtual forum dominated by efforts to tackle the coronavirus crisis and the worst global recession in decades.

COVID-19 Crisis Dominates G20 Summit In Saudi, First For An Arab Nation

Unfortunate that we are unable to host you in person in Riyadh, due to the exceptional circumstances we are all facing, says King Salman

Saudi Arabia kicks off virtual G20 summit with coronavirus, global recession in focus

British PM Johnson urges G20 to do more to combat COVIDBritish PM Johnson urges G20 to do more to combat COVID

Trump to take part in virtual G20 summit: US official | Business – Gulf News

First half foreign investments increased by 12%First half foreign investments increased by 12%

Saudi Foreign Direct Investment up in first half of 2020 as economy shows resilience | Business – Gulf News

Saudi Arabia is hosting the G20 summit, but for many the spotlight is on these three issues.Saudi Arabia is hosting the G20 summit, but for many the spotlight is on these three issues.

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There are calls to boycott the G20 summit over the jailing of female political activists who campaigned for the right to drive.There are calls to boycott the G20 summit over the jailing of female political activists who campaigned for the right to drive.

Saudi Arabia's summit under fire over jailing of female political prisoners

The two-day summit is hosted by Saudi Arabia, the current president of the bloc.The two-day summit is hosted by Saudi Arabia, the current president of the bloc.

By Nick Wadhams and Vivian Nereim Under Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia got all the attention it could have wanted from the US -- and more. While a Biden presidency looks certain to end the love-fest, the kingdom’s leaders may not mind as much as one might think.By Nick Wadhams and Vivian Nereim Under Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia got all the attention it could have wanted from the US -- and more. While a Biden presidency looks certain to end the love-fest, the

After Trump embrace, Saudi Arabia may find Joe Biden not so bad | Deccan Herald

The head of the European Commission expressed hope that President-elect Joe Biden would rebuild U.S. ties with the world.The head of the European Commission expressed hope that President-elect Joe Biden would rebuild U.S. ties with the world.

From Saudi Arabia, a virtual G-20 summit and a nod to Trump's departure - The Washington Post

When Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter and a leading U.S. ally, took over the G20 presidency in December 2019, hopes in the kingdom were high.When Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter and a leading U.S. ally, took over the G20 presidency in December 2019, hopes in the kingdom were high.

COVID deals blow to Saudi Arabia's G20 summit ambitions | Reuters

World leaders are to gather -- virtually -- for a G20 summit organised by Saudi Arabia, with the handling of the coronavirus pandemic and the world economic crisis high on the agenda. It's the first…World leaders are to gather -- virtually -- for a G20 summit organised by Saudi Arabia, with the handling of the coronavirus pandemic and the world economic crisis high on the agenda. It's the first…

Covid pandemic, world economy on table as Saudi Arabia opens G20 summit

International rights groups have called for countries to boycott the event, demanding that authorities release dissidents and women's rights activists who have been detained.International rights groups have called for countries to boycott the event, demanding that authorities release dissidents and women's rights activists who have been detained.

Virtual G20 hosted in Saudi Arabia amid human rights criticisms and coronavirus pandemic | Euronews

G20 in Riyadh not bilateral but multilateral summit, EU chief says in response to question on rights abuses in Saudi Arabia - Anadolu AgencyG20 in Riyadh not bilateral but multilateral summit, EU chief says in response to question on rights abuses in Saudi Arabia - Anadolu Agency

EU follows human rights in Saudi Arabia ‘very closely’

Gulf-Turkish ties have recently strained over Ankara’s meddlesome policiesGulf-Turkish ties have recently strained over Ankara’s meddlesome policies

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman calls Turkish President Erdogan to discuss coordinating efforts ahead of G20 summit | Saudi – Gulf News

Erdoğan urges G20 leaders to ensure fair access to COVID-19 vaccinePresident Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has urged the G20 countries to help ensure fair access around the globe to an anticipated vaccine against the coronavirus. The G20 needs to...

Erdoğan urges G20 leaders to ensure fair access to COVID-19 vaccine | Daily Sabah

Turkey, S Arabia have long competed for supremacy in Muslim world but tensions between them have soared since Khashoggi's murder.Turkey, S Arabia have long competed for supremacy in Muslim world but tensions between them have soared since Khashoggi's murder.

In rare phone call, Erdogan and Saudi king agree to enhance ties - World - DAWN.COM

Summit of economic powers, hosted by Saudi Arabia, taking place virtually due to pandemicSummit of economic powers, hosted by Saudi Arabia, taking place virtually due to pandemic

G20 leaders urged to rise to Covid-19 challenge and provide ‘hope’

Leaders of the 20 biggest economies (G20) are debating this weekend how to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, drugs and tests around the world so that poorer countries are not left out as nations look for ways to manage a post-coronavirus recovery.Leaders of the 20 biggest economies (G20) are debating this weekend how to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, drugs and tests around the world so that poorer countries are not left out as nations look for ways to manage a post-coronavirus recovery.

G20 leaders seek to help poorest nations in post-COVID world | Article [AMP] | Reuters

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the international society is pinning high hopes on the upcoming G20 Summit, hosted by Saudi Arabia, as the coronavirus is still pounding the world.

Wang Yi: Hopes high in G20 summit to tackle COVID, boost world economy - CGTN

Riyadh’s hosting of the annual summit has drawn criticism from a broad coalition of human rights groups.Riyadh’s hosting of the annual summit has drawn criticism from a broad coalition of human rights groups.

Saudi Arabia’s dire rights record looms over G-20 summit

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Adel al Jubeir spoke to Sky News about the pandemic, the war in Yemen and the nation's relationship with America.Adel al Jubeir spoke to Sky News about the pandemic, the war in Yemen and the nation's relationship with America.

G20 summit: 'Beating coronavirus needs global coordination', Saudi foreign minister says | World News | Sky News

The G20’s member countries represent around 85% of the world’s economic output and three-quarters of international trade.The G20’s member countries represent around 85% of the world’s economic output and three-quarters of international trade.

G20 summit opens with Saudi king urging united response to coronavirus

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The sister of jailed women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul is urging Western leaders to use the upcoming virtual G20 summit meeting to call for her sister’s release amid ongoing concerns for her health and safety.The sister of jailed women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul is urging Western leaders to use the upcoming virtual G20 summit meeting to call for her sister’s release amid ongoing concerns for her health and safety.

'She feels like this hell won't end': Family pleads for release of jailed Saudi women's rights activist | CTV News

Move a result of 'flexibility and capability of Kingdom’s advanced infrastructure'Move a result of 'flexibility and capability of Kingdom’s advanced infrastructure'

Saudi Arabia 3rd country to launch COVID-19 tracing apps | Saudi – Gulf News

Saudi Arabia plans to launch special economic zones in 2021, says Al-FalihSaudi Arabia plans to launch special economic zones in 2021, says Al-Falih

Saudi Arabia plans to launch special economic zones in 2021, says Al-Falih - Saudi Gazette

King Salman to chair the summit on Saturday focusing on cushioning COVID-19 impactKing Salman to chair the summit on Saturday focusing on cushioning COVID-19 impact

G20 summit highlights ‘pivotal’ Saudi role, says UAE Minister Anwar Gargash | Saudi – Gulf News

The virtual 'gathering' of the Group of 20 rich nations seeks to tackle the novel coronavirus pandemic and the faltering global economyThe virtual 'gathering' of the Group of 20 rich nations seeks to tackle the novel coronavirus pandemic and the faltering global economy

Leaders at G20 meeting face dose of virtual reality: 5 things to know

President Trump will appear at the virtual Group of 20 (G-20) summit this weekend, the White House announced, as global leaders grapple with surging coronavirus cases around the world.President Trump will appear at the virtual Group of 20 (G-20) summit this weekend, the White House announced, as global leaders grapple with surging coronavirus cases around the world.

Trump to participate in virtual G-20 summit amid coronavirus surge | TheHill