The Canadian Press

1995-06-17 | Clinton Summit

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G7 leaders met in Halifax in June. They agreed to revamp the International Monetary Fund to enable it to respond faster to financial crises like the collapse of the Mexican peso in 1994. They talked about liberalizing world trade. But what impressed US President Clinton the most was how Prime Minister Chretien delivered on a promise to make annual G7 gatherings more businesslike.

Date: 1995-06-17
Placeline: HALIFAX, Nova Scotia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 20 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it has been more business like a more informal and more specific in its suggestions for what we can do to improve the lives of our people than many of our previous meetings and I think it is due to the leadership of the Prime Minister and the all of us wanted to express that to the people of Canada we are very very grateful for it >>