As part of his visit, PM Modi hosted a roundtable meeting with 40 CEOs across 18 countries, including 20 from India. Among them were Microsoft’s Satya Nadella, Reliance’s Mukesh Ambani and Airbus CEO Dirk Hoke.
Sarve Bhavantu Sukhinah Sarve Santu Nir-Aamayaah | Sarve Bhadraanni Pashyantu Maa Kashcid-Duhkha-Bhaag-Bhavet (Om, May All become Happy, May All be Healthy (Free from Illness) May All See what is Auspicious, May no one Suffer in any way): PM Modi
We in India are proud of our democracy and diversity. For a society with diverse religions, cultures, languages, attires and cuisines, democracy is not just a political system but a way of living: PM Modi at the World Economic Forum
Many societies and countries are becoming self-centred. It seems that globalisation, as opposed to its definition, is shrinking. Such misplaced preferences can't be considered any lesser threat than terrorism or climate change. We must admit shine of globalisation is fading: PM Modi
This year's theme at the World Economic Forum is - 'Creating A Shared Future In A Fractured World'. New powers are changing the balance between Economic & Political strength. This is indicating a change in future of the world: PM Modi
Chetna Sinha says she is a voice for the fractured world, and call on financial access for everyone.
She announces an alternative investment fund for female entrepreneurs, worth 100 million rupees.
Jan 23, 2018, 08.47 AM
Sharan Burrow, General-Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)l; Fabiola Gianotti, Director-General, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN); Isabelle Kocher, Chief Executive Office, Engie Group; Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, IMF; Ginni Rometty, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, IBM Corporation; Chetna Sinha, Founder and Chair, Mann Deshi Foundation and Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway co-chair the meet.
Jan 23, 2018, 08.45 AM
The Co-Chairs for the 48th Annual Meeting come from a cross-section of business, politics, academia and civil society. During this session, share their views on the meeting’s theme, ‘Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World’ as well as expectations for the event.
Jan 23, 2018, 08.44 AM
Press conference on 'Meet the Co-Chairs of the Annual Meeting 2018' underway.
Jan 23, 2018, 01.43 AM
PM Modi hosts CEO roundtable meeting at Davos, says 'India means business' (Read here)
Jan 23, 2018, 01.42 AM
At Davos, PM Modi and Swiss President discussed ways to deepen bilateral ties (Read story here)
Jan 23, 2018, 01.41 AM
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan received an award and spoke against sexism at Davos.
Extremely charged that I've had this amazing opportunity, this award, being recognized like this for minuscule work that I did, I'd like to do it with even more fervor. What is even more pleasant is that India is here in full power: Shah Rukh Khan in Davos #WorldEconomicForum2018pic.twitter.com/aWQI99YAE3
This time World Economic Forum is India's World Economic Forum. PM is promoting India from Davos, it is a great opportunity. In Andhra Pradesh we are gong in a big way for investment: Andhra Pradesh CM N.Chandrababu Naidu in Davos #WorldEconomicForum2018pic.twitter.com/qL7jrbjtGC
SC judgement went in favor of #Padmaavat, it is a matter of happiness that the law has prevailed. I hope for a safe release: Film maker Karan Johar in Davos; when asked about Shah Rukh Khan being conferred with Crystal Award, he said, 'I feel very proud.'#WorldEconomicForum2018pic.twitter.com/6dFd6O4niu
PM's presence gives a big message to the world community, that India is open for business. Here, we are all giving out information about the 'New India 2022' that we are working towards : Union Minister Piyush Goyal in Davos #WorldEconomicForum2018pic.twitter.com/Ur5FzcsVaB
PM is coming here to tell unique story of India's growth along w/major structural reforms & fact that India opened up economy at a time when countries are closing economies. Our FDI grew by 62% when across world it fell by 16%: NITI Aayog CEO A.Kant in Davos #WorldEconomicForumpic.twitter.com/hWOmsRLjWc
We maintained our growth along with structural reforms, we worked for financial inclusion along with financial growth. PM has worked on global terrorism on the diplomatic front & to tell all of it India's delegation is here-NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant in Davos #WorldEconomicForumpic.twitter.com/XdVSkaM0k6