In virtual G20 summit, Moon urges int’l cooperation for pandemic response, economic recovery

Yonhap News Agency | Nov 21, 2020 at 5:10 PM
  • South Korean President Moon Jae-in participated in an annual conference with the leaders of 19 other major economies, held via video links Saturday, and emphasized the importance of concerted efforts to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The economies of the 20 members together account for 85 percent of the world’s total gross domestic product and two-thirds of its population.
  • Protecting lives and restoring growth amid the drawn-out pandemic are especially high on the agenda in this year’s session.