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  • Davos Agenda Summit 2021: Find out key events, themes and who is attending Jan 25, 2021 09:24 AM IST

    Davos Agenda Summit 2021: Find out key events, themes and who is attending

    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.

  • Davos ski resort eerily quiet without economic talkfest this year Jan 23, 2021 09:27 PM IST

    Davos ski resort eerily quiet without economic talkfest this year

    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.

  • Xi Jinping, PM Modi expected for 'virtual' Davos in era of pandemic Jan 18, 2021 08:21 PM IST

    Xi Jinping, PM Modi expected for 'virtual' Davos in era of pandemic

    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.

  • Madhya Pradesh garners investments worth Rs 4,125cr at Davos Jan 24, 2020 02:45 PM IST

    Madhya Pradesh garners investments worth Rs 4,125cr at Davos

    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.

  • Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser asks Donald Trump for equal treatment in Middle east Jan 23, 2020 02:02 PM IST

    Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser asks Donald Trump for equal treatment in Middle east

    "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.

  • Yes Bank will not be allowed to fail: SBI Chairman Jan 23, 2020 01:02 PM IST

    Yes Bank will not be allowed to fail: SBI Chairman

    The SBI chief added that he was sure some solutions would emerge

  • Greta Thunberg, Donald Trump to offer competing visions at climate-focused Davos Jan 21, 2020 10:20 AM IST

    Greta Thunberg, Donald Trump to offer competing visions at climate-focused Davos

    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.

  • Davos participants should walk the talk Jan 21, 2020 08:47 AM IST

    Davos participants should walk the talk

    The World Economic Forum will throw up a lot of good ideas, but they have to be followed through.

  • WEF Davos 2020 begins, Klaus Schwab says proud of community it has created Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    WEF Davos 2020 begins, Klaus Schwab says proud of community it has created

    "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.

  • White House unveils list of leaders to meet with President Donald Trump at forum in Davos Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    White House unveils list of leaders to meet with President Donald Trump at forum in Davos

    Among the leaders he will meet with include Iraqi President Barham Salih, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, Swiss Confederation President Simonetta Sommaruga and Nechirvan Barzani, the President of the Kurdistan Regional government.

  • Millions of dollars and thousands of army men: Davos turns into fortress for WEF Jan 20, 2020 11:15 AM IST

    Millions of dollars and thousands of army men: Davos turns into fortress for WEF

    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.

  • IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an option Jan 20, 2020 08:22 AM IST

    IEA warns oil companies doing nothing on emissions is not an option

    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.

  • Trump, Merkel and Imran to visit WEF@Davos; Over 100 Indian CEOs too present Jan 19, 2020 11:05 AM IST

    Trump, Merkel and Imran to visit WEF@Davos; Over 100 Indian CEOs too present

    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.

  • Union ministers, CMs to join over 100 CEOs at WEF's 50th Annual Meeting in Davos Dec 22, 2019 06:00 PM IST

    Union ministers, CMs to join over 100 CEOs at WEF's 50th Annual Meeting in Davos

    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'.

  • Punjab pitches for big investments in maiden Davos appearance, says GST necessitated it Jan 25, 2019 06:43 PM IST

    Punjab pitches for big investments in maiden Davos appearance, says GST necessitated it

    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.

  • Idea from Davos: Experts pitch for 4-day work week Jan 25, 2019 06:25 PM IST

    Idea from Davos: Experts pitch for 4-day work week

    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.

  • Podcast | Digging deeper - Davos: Indian story in Swiss Alps Jan 23, 2019 07:53 PM IST

    Podcast | Digging deeper - Davos: Indian story in Swiss Alps

    For over four days, the world and its affairs are debated, reviewed and scrutinised while the international media capture ponderous soundbytes and entertaining sights.

  • Businesses, govts must invest in reskilling to address job loss worries: Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala Jan 22, 2019 07:12 PM IST

    Businesses, govts must invest in reskilling to address job loss worries: Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala

    Speaking at a session here at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting, he said businesses must also improve their ability to assimilate cultures.

  • Global recession unlikely as yet: Davos leaders Jan 21, 2019 07:57 PM IST

    Global recession unlikely as yet: Davos leaders

    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.

  • Davos 2019 kicks off Tuesday: All you need to know about World Economic Forum's mega annual meet Jan 21, 2019 11:27 AM IST

    Davos 2019 kicks off Tuesday: All you need to know about World Economic Forum's mega annual meet

    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

  • UK PM Theresa May to miss Davos to focus on Brexit: Downing Street Jan 17, 2019 09:57 PM IST

    UK PM Theresa May to miss Davos to focus on Brexit: Downing Street

    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.

  • Donald Trump cancels Davos trip due to US govt shutdown over border wall issue Jan 11, 2019 06:18 PM IST

    Donald Trump cancels Davos trip due to US govt shutdown over border wall issue

    Trump was scheduled to attend the five-day Davos Summit which will begin from January 21.

  • Donald Trump says will skip Davos if US govt shutdown continues Jan 10, 2019 09:38 PM IST

    Donald Trump says will skip Davos if US govt shutdown continues

    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.

  • Let's celebrate growth but not forget risks facing global economy: Christine Lagarde Jan 27, 2018 08:28 AM IST

    Let's celebrate growth but not forget risks facing global economy: Christine Lagarde

    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.

  • Indians celebrate Republic Day in Davos Jan 26, 2018 06:30 PM IST

    Indians celebrate Republic Day in Davos

    The function was organised by the Indian Embassy in Switzerland and Invest India.

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