HIGHLIGHTS-Quotes from G20 finance ministers and central bankers

domingo 21 de septiembre de 2014 01:54 GYT
 

CAIRNS, Australia, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Financial leaders of the group of 20 top economies have reaffirmed their commitment to chasing higher global growth, but there are divisions on the need for short-term stimulus to support faltering economies.

Here are some quotes from finance ministers, central bankers and other officials after the Sept 20-21 meeting in the Australian city of Cairns.

For the G20's communique, please see

GLOBAL GROWTH

AUSTRALIAN TREASURER JOE HOCKEY (HOST OF MEETING):

"G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Cairns today have delivered strategies that will achieve 1.8 per cent of additional growth across the global economy. Ministers further agreed that we can and will do more.

"This result means we are 90 per cent of the way to meeting the 2 per cent growth ambition we set at our Sydney meeting."

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