New Delhi, 14 July: Finance minister P Chidambaram will be leaving for Moscow later in the week to attend the two-day G-20 ministerial meeting, which among other things will deliberate upon the current economic situation.
The G-20 meeting of the finance ministers and central bank governors beginning 19 July will also be attended by RBI Governor D Subbarao and deputy governor Urjit Patel.
Mr Chidambaram, according to sources, would be leaving for Moscow on 18 July.
G-20, which has been on the forefront to collectively deal with the global economic slowdown, is a club of 20 developed and developing nations, including the USA, Brazil, Saudi Arabia and the UK. pti