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G20 financial chiefs to discuss steps on virus Tuesday: Japan finance minister

TOKYO (Reuters) – Financial leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will discuss ways on Tuesday to proceed with concrete steps to respond to the coronavirus, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said.

G20 finance ministers and central bank governors will hold a conference call on Tuesday night Japan time to discuss the issue, Aso told reporters after a cabinet meeting.

(Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)