Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson of Secretary Mnuchin’s call with the Finance Ministers of Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom

WASHINGTON – Today, Secretary Mnuchin participated in a call with the Finance Ministers of Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom, hosted by Australian Treasurer Josh Frydenberg.  The Ministers discussed policies to combat unemployment and support jobs in industries adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Secretary Mnuchin emphasized that restoring a strong labor market is fundamental to the economic recovery.  The Finance Ministers of the Five Eyes nations will remain in regular contact and continue to work together to support a robust recovery across the global economy.