G8 Financial Ministers Meeting Concludes
French Economy, Industry and Employment Minister Christine Lagarde (C) reacts as she chats with World Bank President Robert Zoelick (R) after planting a memorial tree, at the Osaka International Convention Center during the G8 Finance Ministers Meeting June 14, 2008 in Osaka, western Japan. During the two-day meeting, a preliminary to the G8 Summit proper, the financial leaders from the Group of Eight industrialized nations and other international delegates have discussed the issues such as soaring crude oil costs and rising food prices.
(June 14, 2008 - Source: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/Getty Images Europe) more pics from this album »