CNN-News18 has announced its on-air programming for the 49th G7 Summit, which is taking place in Hiroshima, Japan.
The English news channel has curated a lineup of shows and segments to keep viewers up to date on the important G7 meetings.
The G7 Summit, an annual gathering of seven major economies’ leaders, serves as a forum for global cooperation and decision-making on pressing issues. Heads of state or government from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States convene for this event to discuss and address critical global challenges.
As part of the weekend show ‘World 360,’ CNN-News18 Political Editor Marya Shakil will present an exclusive segment on the significance of India’s special invitation to the G7 summit and President Biden’s decision to shorten his trip beyond the G7 summit.
CNN-News Prime Time will also cover the inauguration of the Gandhi bust in Hiroshima, as well as the Indian diaspora in Japan, highlighting their achievements, contributions, and experiences. The G7 coverage will shed light on the implications of key geopolitical decisions made by world leaders.
The presence of India at the G7 summit demonstrates the country’s growing global influence. CNN-News18’s extensive coverage of India’s contributions, commitments, and priorities at the summit will include in-depth analysis, expert interviews, and exclusive reports, highlighting the country’s potential to drive positive change. This coverage aims to provide viewers with an understanding of the summit by capturing its essence and highlighting India’s significant role in shaping global discussions, initiatives, and policies.
Zakka Jacob, Managing Editor, CNN-News18, said, “At CNN-News18, we’re excited to present our captivating on-air programming for the highly anticipated 49th G7 Summit. The summit is going to be historic, especially with Japanese PM considering India as an indispensable partner for peace in the Indo-Pacific region. CNN-News18 has a legacy of extensive coverage of international and geopolitical events through on-ground reportage. The channel always strives to provide a stellar repertoire of content across all formats. Join us as we bring to you extensive coverage, analysis, and outcomes of this historic summit.”
Viewers can tune in to CNN-News18 Prime Time every day till May 21, and catch World 360 on Saturday, May 20 at 6:30 pm and 10:30 pm.