Asian finance chiefs discuss online cooperation amid pandemic

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Asian finance chiefs held a videoconference Monday to discuss ways to enhance cooperation as well as to compare notes on their economies and how they have been impacted by the novel coronavirus with the global pandemic showing no signs of abating. The finance ministers and central bank governors from Japan, China, South Korea and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations gathered online on the sidelines of the three-day annual Asian Development Bank meetings that started in virtual format on the same day. The finance chiefs from the 13 countries plan to issue a joint statement following the t...

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