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REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado/FilesLONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed the issue of taxation when he met Amazon's (AMZN.O) founder Jeff Bezos in New York, Downing Street said.
"The prime minister raised the issue of taxation, and hoped progress could be [made] in implementing the G7 agreement on tax," a Downing Street spokesperson said in a readout of the meeting.
“The prime minister welcomed the Bezos Earth Fund’s commitment, announced tonight, to give $1 billion to protect forests and remove carbon from the air," Downing Street said.
"The prime minister and Mr Bezos agreed to work together to see what more could be done in the run up to and at COP26."
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