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Raja Mandala: Delhi-Davos disconnect — India must finds ways to take advantage of new opportunities

January 21, 2020 5:00 pm

Given its growing stakes in the global economic order, Delhi ought to be at the leading edge of the current debate on the future of capitalism. India, though, seems too preoccupied sorting out the persistent legacies of feudalism.

In its 50th year, the World Economic Forum in Davos is searching for its soul

January 21, 2020 5:01 pm

Over the years, Davos has become the target of scrutiny. Critics have said that it allows companies to gloss over their sins with high-minded pledges to do better, and that it is insufficiently diverse.

A chilling letter by a billionaire warning against 'business as usual' has Davos chattering

January 22, 2019 12:51 pm

The letter, written by Seth A. Klarman, a billionaire investor known for his sober and meticulous analysis of the investing world, is a huge red flag.

The wall

January 27, 2018 12:09 am

It is a political project, a metaphor for our times, and also a multiplying meme

Trump makes 15 new friends in Davos, three of Indian origin

January 26, 2018 11:59 pm

Trump, who arrived here Thursday afternoon, told Schwab -- who on his part said the US President's strong leadership is open to misconceptions and biased interpretations -- that he has made "15 new friends" here in Davos.

WEF: Donald Trump takes his America First policies to Davos globalists

January 25, 2018 3:55 pm

Trump arrived in Zurich en route to the Swiss ski resort of Davos for two days of events culminating in a speech on Friday to the forum of business and political leaders.

Global investors welcome to participate in Railways upgrade: Piyush Goyal

January 24, 2018 1:07 pm

Goyal, who is in Davos to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting, said there is a huge scope for innovations in railways including in signalling systems for which latest technologies of the world are being brought in.

In Davos, Donald Trump will tell world US 'open for business', says White House

January 24, 2018 7:27 am

"The President will continue to promote fair economic competition," he said. Trump is the first US President to attend the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos in nearly two decades. 

PM Modi at WEF: Globalisation is losing its lustre; climate change is a huge threat right now

January 23, 2018 6:44 pm

PM Narendra Modi recalled that when Deve Gowda came here in 1997, the theme of the WEF summit was building a networked society. That theme now looks centuries-old as the world today is about big data and so many other new developments, he added.

WEF Davos 2018 highlights: Distinction made between 'good' and 'bad' terrorist is equally dangerous, says PM Modi

January 24, 2018 12:25 am

Narendra Modi in Davos highlights: The Prime Minister pointed out that the Indian GDP has increased six-fold since the time the last Indian PM visited Davos.


Britain's FM, Arun Jaitley hold bilateral talks

January 20, 2016 5:49 am

London, Jan 20 (ANI): British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne held bilateral talks with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, ahead of the World Economic Forum. Both the ministers discussed cooperation between the two countries at the residence of the British Finance Minister at Downing Street in central London. The talks focused on infrastructure and financial services. Jaitley also addressed an investors summit at the London Stock Exchange on Tuesday morning and will fly to Davos, Switzerland, in the evening.