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World Economic Forum in Davos: Top highlights

World Economic Forum (WEF) theme in 2018 is - 'Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World'.

Jan 22, 2018, 22:38 PM IST

World Economic Forum (WEF) theme in 2018 is - 'Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World'.

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US President Donald Trump is due to close the World Economic Forum (WEF) with a speech on Friday

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PM Narendra Modi arrived in Switzerland on Monday.

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PM Modi will deliver the opening plenary address at the WEF summit on Tuesday. The Indian presence is the largest ever with over 130 participants.

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3,000-odd delegates will be at Davos including 70 world leaders. Every European leader of note will be in attendance - including Emmanuel Macron of France, Germany`s Angela Merkel, Britain`s Theresa May and Paolo Gentiloni of Italy. 

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World Economic Forum (WEF) was founded in 1971 by German business professor Klaus Schwab as a way for European corporate leaders to learn from their US peers. 

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