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EU is 'falling apart', George Soros warns

The European Union is "falling apart", American financier George Soros warned as part of wide-ranging remarks at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday.

Jan 22, 2016, 08:55 AM IST

World Economic Forum annual meet opens in Davos

Schwab, who is WEF Founder and Executive Chairman, hoped that when participants go home they would be convinced that the future of our small global village can only be managed by collaboration and cooperation.

Jan 19, 2016, 23:23 PM IST

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2016: Some sessions open for public

The high-profile WEF meeting here will not be entirely for the elite only as some of the 300-odd sessions will be open to general public and few sessions would connect with millennials in select few cities worldwide, including Delhi, Bangalore and Ahmedabad in India.

Jan 19, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

World Economic Forum 2016: It's not only about elite talkathon at Davos

Home to the annual talkathon of the rich and powerful from across the world for over four decades, this Swiss resort town has its own history of being a place of eminence for medical tourism as also for winter sports.

Jan 19, 2016, 17:59 PM IST

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Jan 19, 2016, 10:36 AM IST

Climate change biggest risk facing world in 2016: WEF

Failure to mitigate adverse impact of climate change is the biggest risk facing the world this year with greater damage potential than even the weapons of mass destruction, says a WEF survey.

Jan 14, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

WEF Davos 2016: 40 heads of state, government expected

The headline guests include British Prime Minister David Cameron, US Vice President Joe Biden, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and newly-elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Jan 13, 2016, 21:17 PM IST

FM Jaitley to lead over 100-strong Indian delegation to WEF Meet in Davos

On the agenda of Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution are the acute challenges of geo-economics, global security, public health, education, gender parity and climate change, WEF said.

Jan 13, 2016, 17:45 PM IST

Petrol crisis forces Pak PM to skip WEF meet in Davos

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday had to cancel his trip to Davos to attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) due to a serious shortage of petroleum in the country which has been plagued by a crippling energy crisis.

Jan 22, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Davos bosses tread warily in rocky emerging markets

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.

Jan 23, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

WEF meet 2014: List of high-profile absentees

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.

Jan 21, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

Karna CM to leave for China to take part in WEF meet

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will leave for Dalian in China Monday to participate in the three-day annual meeting of the `New Champions of the World Economic Forum` from September 11.

Sep 09, 2013, 16:04 PM IST

WEF meet to begin Tuesday; India growth story to be watched

The corporate India would be represented by Anand Mahindra, Chanda Kochhar, Rahul Bajaj, Azim Premji, Sunil Bharti Mittal and heads of a number of Indian companies, including IT giants like TCS, Infosys, HCL Technologies and Mahindra Satyam.

Jan 21, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

Kamal Nath to lead India delegation to WEF meet at Davos

Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath will lead the Indian delegation to the annual meet of the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Switzerland, starting next week.

Jan 15, 2013, 20:08 PM IST

India emerges as a strong investment destination at WEF meet

A few even foresee the possibility of the country hosting a Davos-level congregation of the world's rich and powerful at some point in the future.

Jan 29, 2012, 13:47 PM IST

MP CM leaves for China for WEF meet

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister
Shivraj Singh Chouhan has left for China to attend a three-day `World Economic Forum` meeting from September 14.

Sep 12, 2011, 15:51 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh CM to attend WEF Meet in China

The delegation comprise state industries minister Kailash Vijayvargiya along with some officials and 20 other business leaders.

Aug 24, 2011, 18:39 PM IST