G-20 meet to focus on global economy

Top finance officials from the Group of 20 will discuss poverty alleviation, the global economy and ways to choke off funding to terrorist groups at a two-day meeting opening on Friday, officials said.

The fourth G-20 meeting will bring together finance ministers, senior officials and central bank governors from 19 developed and developing nations, the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, Associated Press reported.

The group - representing more than 85% of the world's gross domestic