Merkel noted the role of the G20 in solving the problems of the world economy

© REUTERS / Fabrizio Vepsica of Germany Angela Merkel speaks to auranium Confederation of employers ‘ associations of Germany during Day employers in Berlin, Germany. 22 Nov 2018Merkel noted the role of the G20 in solving the problems of the world economy© REUTERS / Fabrizio Bensch

The G20 format has been successfully working on important issues of the global economy and development, said the Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel.

«Since the founding of this format, we have shown that together we can better solve the problems of the world economy and development», — said the Chancellor in a video traditionally posted Saturday on the website of the government of the country.

«Germany has benefited from international trade,» added Merkel, who next week will attend the G20 summit in Buenos Aires.

The G20 summit in Buenos Aires with the participation of world leaders scheduled for 30 November and 1 December.

According to Merkel, the themes that were included in the agenda of the German presidency in the G20 last year, there has been progress. In particular, the fight against pandemics, support women entrepreneurs and investment in the development of Africa. The theme of digitalization in public life and labour relations was developed in the framework of the Argentine presidency, said Merkel.