Zuma attends G20 summit

2010-11-10 07:10

President Jacob Zuma arrived in Seoul, South Korea, today to attend the fifth G20 summit, the international relations department said.

“South Africa is part of the G20 as is systematically important for [a] country with national economic interests to promote,” said department spokesperson Saul Molobi.

The summit will take place from November 11-12.

According to Molobi, it will focus on developing a “framework for strong, sustainable and balanced growth, strengthening the international financial regulatory system, [creating] global financial safety nets and modernising the international financial institutions”.

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