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The 8 wealthiest, most influential and most industrially advanced democratic nations: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, UK, US.
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Mr Cameron added: "This cost less in real terms than when the UK hosted the G8 summit at Gleneagles in 2005.
Russia plans to use the infrastructure of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, due to be held in Sochi in February next year, for the G8 summit, the Russian leader also said.
DOUBLE ACT: Prime Minister David Cameron and President Barack Obama watch as pupils work on a project about the G8 summit during a visit to Enniskillen Primary School
htm) Putin's 'Assad Foes Are Cannibals' Claim Will Overshadow G8 Summit Global Economy Talks
Some people may take the view that G8 summits do not benefit many of the people we represent," he said.
The issue is due to be the subject of a major push by Britain at the G8 summit in Lough Erne on June 17 and 18.
His letter to Mr Van Rompuy says: "I am confident that the upcoming European Council and the G8 summit will be remembered as the turning point in the battle against tax evasion and avoidance and the restoration of confidence in the fairness and effectiveness of our tax systems.
The 38th G8 summit was held in Camp David, Maryland from 18 to 19 May 2012.
MOSCOW, (SANA) -- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said that during the G8 Summit in Camp David, Russia adhered to its stance which states that the situation in Syria cannot be resolved through exerting pressure via force or otherwise on the Syria government, affirming that such a thing would lead to a dead-end.
WASHINGTON, May 20 (KUNA) -- US President Barack Obama held bilateral discussions Saturday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Camp David after the formal close of the G8 Summit, it was announced here late Saturday.
President Barack Obama by phone that he would not be able to attend the G8 summit due to busy domestic schedule.
May 5, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopia's Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, is one among few African leaders invited by US president Barack Obama to attend the upcoming G8 summit on Africa food security.