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Economic distress and social discontent will rise due to pandemic: WEF

Economic distress and social discontent will rise due to pandemic: WEF

🕔14:06, 19.May 2020

New Delhi, May 19 Economic distress and social discontent will rise over the next 18 months unless there are efforts to manage the fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic, World Economic Forum (WEF) has said. These are the findings of Covid-19 outlook

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Goyal to lead Indian delegation to WEF in Davos

Goyal to lead Indian delegation to WEF in Davos

🕔06:57, 20.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 20  Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will lead the Indian delegation to the 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Switzerland. Accordingly, the Minister who also holds the railways portfolio, will hold bilateral meetings with ministers

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India ranked 34th in WEF travel and tourism survey report

India ranked 34th in WEF travel and tourism survey report

🕔11:27, 5.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 5  India has been ranked 34th amongst 140 countries as the best destination for travel and tourism, as per a World Economic Forum (WEF) report. India was at the 40th position in the 2017 report but climbed

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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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ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution

ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution

🕔10:28, 13.Sep 2018

Hanoi, Sep 13  Leaders of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) members gathered here on Wednesday for the 2018 World Economic Forum on ASEAN, stressing the importance of fully tapping the Fourth Industrial Revolution for socioeconomic development. “Digitalization has become

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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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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the President of the Swiss Confederation, Alain Berset and the Chairman of the World Economic Forum, Professor Klaus Schwab

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the President of the Swiss Confederation, Alain Berset and the Chairman of the World Economic Forum, Professor Klaus Schwab

🕔20:53, 23.Jan 2018 Read Full Article
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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Devendra Fadnavis joins PM at Davos WEF summit

Devendra Fadnavis joins PM at Davos WEF summit

🕔14:53, 22.Jan 2018

Mumbai, Jan 22  Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday left for Davos to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will take part in the 48th annual summit of the World Economic Forum (WEF). Fadnavis will interact with senior directors

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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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Trump plans to attend World Economic Forum in Davos

Trump plans to attend World Economic Forum in Davos

🕔12:27, 10.Jan 2018

Washington, Jan 10  US President Donald Trump is expected to attend the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland, in the coming weeks, an official has said. In a statement on Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said

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Telangana minister invited to WEF meet

Telangana minister invited to WEF meet

🕔10:44, 28.Dec 2017

Hyderabad, Dec 28  Telangana’s Commerce Minister K.T. Rama Rao has received an invitation to the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Switzerland next month — an invite generally restricted to Union Ministers or Chief Ministers, said an official statement

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Xi arrives in Switzerland to attend World Economic Forum

Xi arrives in Switzerland to attend World Economic Forum

🕔10:38, 16.Jan 2017

Zurich, Jan 16  Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived here on Sunday to attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos.Xi is the first Chinese President to attend the mega-summit and will be one of the highlights

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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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