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Arvind Kejriwal's AAP a hot topic at World Economic Forum in Davos

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 12:46

According to reports, Arvind Kejriwal and AAP's agitation in the national capital has become a talking point at the Davos meet in Switzerland where hundreds of CEOs and international leaders have gathered.

AirAsia promises low fares in India; expects launch in Mar-Apr

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 12:27

Hopeful of launching flights in India in next 2-3 months, Air Asia chief Tony Fernandes says that the airline would introduce 'dramatically' low fares in the country, which would be cheapest in the market and take air travel to masses.

Independent panel set up to investigate Internet governance, surveillance

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 12:18

An independent panel, announced at the ongoing World Economic Forum in Davos, would be investigating Internet governance and surveillance for two years.

Davos bosses tread warily in rocky emerging markets

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 10:37

Multinational companies are becoming more picky about emerging market investments as slowing growth in upstart economies and a recovery in the West takes the shine off a previous sure-fire strategic bet.

AirAsia aims to start India operations by April: Tony Fernandes

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 19:50

Low-cost carrier AirAsia, which has set up a joint venture with Tatas, expects to start India operations by April, its chief Tony Fernandes has said.

Japan appeals to global elite for backing in China dispute

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 18:49

Japan took its campaign for international support in a potentially explosive territorial dispute with China to Davos on Wednesday.

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.