• Short Summary

    INTRODUCTION: As the North-South dialogue between rich between rich and poor countries ended in Paris on Wednesday (1 June), disagreement still remain on the central issues of aid, debt relief and energy.

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    INTRODUCTION: As the North-South dialogue between rich between rich and poor countries ended in Paris on Wednesday (1 June), disagreement still remain on the central issues of aid, debt relief and energy. Foreign ministers from 27 industrial and developing nations have been taking part in the three-day conference in the French capital
    SYNOPSIS: The meeting began with a promise from United States Secretary of State, Mr. Cyrus Vance, for new moves towards a fairer international economic system. But according to officials a great deal of ground still needed to be covered.

    One of the main issues of the meeting has been the use of energy, and conference has agreed to set up an international institution to monitor it. Other major problems discussed included the extent of aid to developing countries and the establishment of a multi-billion dollar fund for the developing countries. M. Paul Doucet, the conference press officer, spoke to newsmen afterwards about the issue.

    Although the conference has ended, details of the fund and many other financial and economic problems will continue to be negotiated in future meetings.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAZ5V72MDY78MMD2OFMNRR23IN
    Media URN:
    VLVAZ5V72MDY78MMD2OFMNRR23IN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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