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Yahoo! users will be mostly mobile in 2014 says CEO

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 18:11

Struggling Internet giant Yahoo! will see more users accessing its services by mobile in 2014 than classic desktops, chief executive Marissa Mayer said on Wednesday at the Davos World Economic Forum.

India prepared to face Fed tapering, to grow 5% in FY14: FM

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 17:47

India's growth rate slipped to a decade-low of 5 percent in 2012-13 fiscal.

WEF launches online learning platform

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 15:30

To provide courses on leadership, the World Economic Forum has launched an online learning platform.

Half of Indian CEOs 'very confident' of revenue growth

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 13:33

According to PwC's 17th Annual Global CEO survey, released by World Economic Forum here, 49 percent of Indian business heads are very confident about their growth prospects in the next 12 months, higher than the global average (39 percent).

WEF annual meet begins; over 100 Indian leaders present

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 23:52

This year's meeting theme is 'The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Society, Politics and Business'.

'WEF offers platform to project Mumbai as top int'l fin centre'

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 16:02

As the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting begins here tonight, leading Indian chamber Assocham's President Rana Kapoor has sought to utilise this opportunity to project the potential of Mumbai as a top International Financial Centre.

Swiss banks devise new 'cash' strategies for clients

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 13:53

As Swiss banks lose their secrecy tag, some bankers here are coming up with innovative ideas to lure rich clients from India and other countries by providing services like 'cash courier' as well as by offering large metal vaults to store currency notes, gold, artworks and other valuables.

WEF meet 2014: List of high-profile absentees

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 13:35

According to reports, some high profile participants have already announced their no-shows at the much anticipated talk-fest of the rich and the powerful.

WEF meet: 125-member Indian delegation to have strong presence

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 10:55

As the Annual Meeting of World Economic Forum (WEF) begins at Davos in Switzerland on Tuesday, India, with its strong 125 delegates, is expected to have a strong presence at the event.

Indian cos among emerging world's vaccine heroes: Bill Gates

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 21:39

Gates, who is to attend the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting, today said there is reason to be optimistic than ever about the future progress using vaccines to give all children a healthy start to life.

Lack of cyber security may cost world eco $3 trillion

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 15:56

Failure to boost cyber security could cost the world economy a staggering USD 3 trillion as new regulations and approaches to deal with destructive attacks would stifle innovation, says a report.

WEF meet sees high-profile exits even before start

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 15:27

As this Swiss ski resort town gets ready to host World Economic Forum's annual meeting, some high profile participants have already announced their no-shows at this much-awaited talk fest of rich and powerful from across the world.