France, US to make G20 monetary propositions: Sarkozy

10th January 2011, Comments 0 comments

France and the United States plan to make G20 propositions on world monetary reform, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Monday at a meeting with US President Barack Obama at the White House.

France "will work hand in hand" with Washington in the Group of 20 rich and emerging economies, Sarkozy said on his one-day visit as his country embarks on its year at the helm of the G20 and Group of Eight (G8) powers.

Sarkozy has says he wants to use France's dual presidencies to reform currency and commodity markets and world governance.

The two leaders also discussed commodity prices during their one-hour talk.

© 2011 AFP

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