HC Deb 28 January 1992 vol 202 c487W
Sir Thomas Arnold

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to his answer of 20 January,Official Report, column 12, what response he gave to the United States Treasury Under-Secretary's request for co-operation in the development of a global growth strategy among G7 countries.

Mr. Maples

The Chancellor attended the meeting of G7 finance Ministers in New York on 25 January. The Ministers and governors had a full discussion of prospects for their economies, under the chairmanship of United States Treasury Secretary Brady. They agreed there was a need to intensify their co-operative efforts to improve the conditions for non-inflationary growth in their economies, thereby strengthening the world economy. A copy of the statement issued after the meeting is in the Library of the House.