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MENA World Economic Forum kicks off in Jordan

MENA World Economic Forum kicks off in Jordan

🕔19:02, 6.Apr 2019

Amman, April 6  The World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 2019 kicked off on Saturday in Jordan with over 1,000 participants from more than 50 countries. The 17th WEF meeting in the region called

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WEF launches Global Centre for Cybersecurity

WEF launches Global Centre for Cybersecurity

🕔14:35, 24.Jan 2018

Davos, Jan 24 In a bid to safeguard the world from hackers and growing data breaches — especially from nation-states — the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Wednesday announced a new Global Centre for Cybersecurity. Headquartered in Geneva, the centre will

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Modi meets Canadian PM, Dutch queen

Modi meets Canadian PM, Dutch queen

🕔10:12, 24.Jan 2018

Davos, Jan 24  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held meetings with his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum. According to External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar,

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Reforms have touched all sectors, India to become $5 trillion economy: Modi

Reforms have touched all sectors, India to become $5 trillion economy: Modi

🕔10:06, 24.Jan 2018

Davos, Jan 24  Hardselling the country to global investors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India’s reforms have touched almost all sectors and the country is set to become a $5 trillion economy by 2025, riding on its vast

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Amid global distress, Modi hardsells India for investment

Amid global distress, Modi hardsells India for investment

🕔20:47, 23.Jan 2018

Davos, Jan 23  Pitching India as a predictable, stable and transparent investment destination amid global uncertainty and flux, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday cautioned against the dangers of protectionism, rise in tariff and non-tariff barriers impeding global commerce and

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Modi meets CEOs at WEF, IMF reaffirms India’s growth story

Modi meets CEOs at WEF, IMF reaffirms India’s growth story

🕔10:28, 23.Jan 2018

Davos, Jan 23  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held a roundtable meeting with the CEOs of top global companies before his keynote address at the plenary session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) here on Tuesday morning. India also

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Modi holds bilateral meeting with Swiss President

Modi holds bilateral meeting with Swiss President

🕔10:16, 23.Jan 2018

Davos (Switzerland), Jan 23  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held a bilateral meeting with Swiss President Alain Berset ahead of this year’s World Economic Forum. Berset greeted Modi with a warm handshake in this town in the Swiss Alps

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Canadian PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting

Canadian PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting

🕔10:36, 22.Jan 2018

Ottawa, Jan 22  Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will leave for Davos, Switzerland on Monday to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting, according to the Canadian Prime Minister’s Office. During the four-day meeting,Trudeau will meet other world leaders, global

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Modi leaves for Davos to attend World Economic Forum

Modi leaves for Davos to attend World Economic Forum

🕔10:29, 22.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 22  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday left for Davos in Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum. “Showcasing India’s resilient economy and India’s attractiveness as a destination of doing business! “PM Narendra Modi emplanes for Davos

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India gives Asian Financial Forum a miss, for Davos

India gives Asian Financial Forum a miss, for Davos

🕔10:28, 16.Jan 2018

Hong Kong, Jan 16 India is missing at the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) event here, ostensibly because its ministers and officials have opted for the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos in Switzerland later this month, an official said. “Indian ministers

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India is 30th on World Economic Forum manufacturing index

India is 30th on World Economic Forum manufacturing index

🕔10:21, 15.Jan 2018

Geneva, Jan 15  The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Sunday ranked India at the 30th position on a global manufacturing index, five places below China, but higher than the other BRICS members Brazil, Russia and South Africa. Releasing its Global Manufacturing

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Indian power sector at turning point: World Economic Forum

Indian power sector at turning point: World Economic Forum

🕔09:59, 20.Jan 2016

Davos, Jan 20  India’s power sector is at an “inflection”, or turning, point, while most of its electricity consumed in the next two decades will come from burning fossil fuels, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said on Tuesday. “India’s power

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India low on inclusive growth, development: World Economic Forum

India low on inclusive growth, development: World Economic Forum

🕔15:22, 7.Sep 2015

Geneva, Sep 7  The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked India globally towards the lower end on most of the parameters indicative of inclusive growth and development, although the country fares much better on the scale business and political ethics.India

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Gender Parity Index: WORSENING WOMEN’S STATUS…

Gender Parity Index: WORSENING WOMEN’S STATUS…

🕔13:30, 3.Dec 2014

Gender Parity Index WORSENING WOMEN’S STATUS By Dr S Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi)  The annual Gender Survey of the World Economic Forum (WEF) for 2014 has ranked India at 114 in a list of 142 countries. This has

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