G20 to agree to target extra 2 pct growth over 5 yrs-source

Sat Feb 22, 2014 7:35pm EST
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SYDNEY Feb 23 (Reuters) - The world's financial leaders will agree on Sunday to implement reforms and policies that would aim to accelerate global economic growth by an extra 2 percentage points over five years, a G20 official said.

"The G20 is likely to agree on aiming at reforms and polices that could increase GDP by 2 percent on top of the current trajectory in five years. It will be agreed by 1330 (0230 GMT)," the official said, who spoke on condition of anonymity.