Jan 25, 2021 09:24 AM IST
Davos Summit 2021: Heads of states and government and business leaders will discuss collaboration on issues such as COVID-19 vaccination, job creation and climate change.
- Jan 23, 2021 09:27 PM IST
The streets of the little Alpine town that welcomed around 3,000 business chiefs, political thinkers and state leaders for last year's annual meeting lie deserted.
- Jan 18, 2021 08:21 PM IST
The event runs throughout the week with daily themes on subjects like economic systems, responsible growth, cooperation and the harnessing of technologies in the 4th Industrial Revolution - a common theme at Davos events.
- Jan 24, 2020 02:45 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath along with senior officials including Chief Secretary S R Mohanty and Principal Secretary Industries Rajesh Rajora, held discussions with potential investors at Davos and showcased the state as a viable investment destination.
- Jan 23, 2020 02:02 PM IST
"They are getting more optimistic for the second half of the year than they have for the first half and actually 2019," Kaeser said in an interview on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos.
- Jan 23, 2020 01:02 PM IST
The SBI chief added that he was sure some solutions would emerge
- Jan 21, 2020 10:20 AM IST
The four-day gathering of the world's top political and business leaders in the Swiss Alps gets under way seeking to meet head-on the dangers to both the environment and economy from the heating of the planet.
- Jan 21, 2020 08:47 AM IST
The World Economic Forum will throw up a lot of good ideas, but they have to be followed through.
- Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST
"I wish to extend a very cordial welcome to the annual meeting 2020," he said officially opening the annual congregation of rich and powerful from across the world.
- Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST
Among the leaders he will meet with include Iraqi President Barham Salih, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, Swiss Confederation President Simonetta Sommaruga and NechirvanÂ Barzani, the President of the Kurdistan Regional government.
- Jan 20, 2020 11:15 AM IST
Beginning last week itself, the Air Force of Switzerland has stepped up surveillance of the airspace through radars, ready-to-use fighter jets and ground-based air defence to ensure security in the airspace above Davos.
- Jan 20, 2020 08:22 AM IST
In a report with the World Economic Forum presented in Davos, the IEA said oil and gas companies face a critical challenge as the world increasingly adopts clean energy transitions to curb global warming.
- Jan 19, 2020 11:05 AM IST
US President Donald Trump, Britain's Prince Charles, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Afghanistan's Ashraf Ghani and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan would be among the world leaders attending the five-day 50th annual meeting of WEF beginning Monday.
- Dec 22, 2019 06:00 PM IST
Among the global leaders, US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are also expected to attend the high-profile summit, where over 3,000 global leaders would converge to discuss what requires to make it a 'cohesive and sustainable world'.
- Jan 25, 2019 06:43 PM IST
Representing the state here at a number of official sessions, sideline events and bilateral meetings with prospective investors and international organisations, Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Badal pitched his state as a great place to do business in with a supportive ecosystem.
- Jan 25, 2019 06:25 PM IST
The proposal evoked an instant and wide response from attendees, both on the positive and negative sides, with some experts making a strong pitch for adopting a smaller work week to reap the benefits of working less.
- Jan 23, 2019 07:53 PM IST
For over four days, the world and its affairs are debated, reviewed and scrutinised while the international media capture ponderous soundbytes and entertaining sights.
- Jan 22, 2019 07:12 PM IST
Speaking at a session here at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting, he said businesses must also improve their ability to assimilate cultures.
- Jan 21, 2019 07:57 PM IST
On the first day itself, the IMF lowered its global growth outlook and stressed on the need for urgent steps by policymakers and governments to fix the problems in a manner that is inclusive, resilient and collaborative.
- Jan 21, 2019 11:27 AM IST
The event will see a total participation of around 3,000 and will be attended by world leaders, economists, business persons, media heads and political leaders
- Jan 17, 2019 09:57 PM IST
British Prime Minister Theresa May will miss next week's annual World Economic Forum meeting in Davos to focus on Brexit negotiations, sending ministers in her place, Downing Street said on Thursday.
- Jan 11, 2019 06:18 PM IST
Trump was scheduled to attend the five-day Davos Summit which will begin from January 21.
- Jan 10, 2019 09:38 PM IST
Swaths of the US government have already been without funding for 3 weeks while Trump rows with the Democrats over his demand to authorize construction border wall.
- Jan 27, 2018 08:28 AM IST
The IMF chief was speaking at a session on the global economic outlook on the last day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos.
- Jan 26, 2018 06:30 PM IST
The function was organised by the Indian Embassy in Switzerland and Invest India.