Saudi calls for virtual G20 summit over coronavirus

Saudi Arabia has called for a virtual summit of leaders from the Group of 20 major economies next week to address the coronavirus pandemic, a statement said Wednesday (Mar 18).

Saudi calls for virtual G20 summit over coronavirus

"The Saudi G20 presidency is communicating with G20 countries to convene an extraordinary virtual G20 leaders' summit next week to advance a coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its human and economic implications," the statement said.