Live: At WEF Davos 2022, PM Modi pitches 'invest in India'

WION Web Team NEW DELHI Updated: Jan 17, 2022, 09:10 PM(IST)

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks at the World Economic Forum's online Davos Agenda 2022 summit Photograph: ANI


World Economic Forum Davos 2022 LIVE: The virtual event will be held from January 17 to 21 and will also be addressed by several Heads of State including Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio, European Commission President Ursua von der Leyen, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, Chinese President Xi Jinping, among others.

Jan 17, 2022, 09:10 PM (IST)

"We have to accept that our lifestyle is also a big challenge for the climate. 'Throw away' culture and consumerism have made the climate challenge more serious. It is important for Mission 'LIFE' to become a global mass movement," Modi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 09:06 PM (IST)

"In 2014, there were a few hundred registered startups in India. Today, their number has crossed 60,000 with more than 10,000 of them registered in the last six months. More than 50 lakh software developers are working in the country today," Modi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 08:58 PM (IST)

"The ability of innovation and capability to adopt it and spirit of entrepreneurship will give our global partners a new 'urja' (power). So this is the right time to invest in India," says Modi


Jan 17, 2022, 08:57 PM (IST)

"India is sending more than 50 lakhs software engineers, more than 50 Lakhs software developers are working in India. India is world number three having maximum Unicorns. More than 10,000 start ups have registered during the last six months," says Modi at WEF 2022 event


Jan 17, 2022, 08:56 PM (IST)

"During Covid pandemic, we have seen how India is going through the vision of ‘One Earth, One Health’ and helping many countries providing vaccine and saving crores of people," Modi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 08:54 PM (IST)

"India is giving the world a bouquet of hope. It includes - trust on our democracy, technology which will empower the 21st century. Indian temperament and talent," Modi said


Jan 17, 2022, 08:46 PM (IST)

"India is celebrating its 75th year of Independence and also the administration of 156 crore vaccine doses in the country. India has gifted the world a bouquet of hope," says Prime Minister Narendra Modi at World Economic Forum's Davos Agenda


Jan 17, 2022, 04:44 PM (IST)

Xi Jinping at WEF Davos 2022

China is setting up world's largest national parks system, says Xi Jinping

Jan 17, 2022, 04:42 PM (IST)

Xi Jinping at WEF Davos 2022

Reforms and opening up remains continuous process in China, says Xi Jinping

Jan 17, 2022, 04:38 PM (IST)

Xi Jinping at WEF Davos 2022

We should stand against "all forms of hegemony"

Jan 17, 2022, 04:36 PM (IST)

Xi Jinping at WEF Davos 2022

"We need to discard Cold War mentality"

Jan 17, 2022, 04:33 PM (IST)

Xi Jinping at WEF Davos 2022

"We need to bridge development divide"

Jan 17, 2022, 04:28 PM (IST)

"History has proved time and again the confrontation does not solve problems, it only invites catastrophic consequences," Xi said, according to an official translation of the speech which was streamed online.


Jan 17, 2022, 04:23 PM (IST)

“Global inflation has increased. We need to keep industrial supply chain smooth. For that, we should make the generally acceptable rules for digital economy,” Xi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 04:21 PM (IST)

“As the momentum of the world is either progress or regresses, without contradiction nothing will exist. We need to learn from long history cycles and foster new opportunities. But first, we need to embrace cooperation and jointly defeat the pandemic,” Xi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 04:18 PM (IST)

“In the context of ongoing Covid response, we need to chart out new pathways for global economic recover. Eco-globalisation is the trend of the time. We should remove barriers, not erect walls and seek integration,” Xi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 04:16 PM (IST)

"A giant ship is brave enough to brave the storm. Pandemic is proving to be a protracted one. It exerts impact on health and economy. Holding each other back and shifting blames, will only shift our objectives," Xi said.


Jan 17, 2022, 04:11 PM (IST)

"The international community has fought a tenacious battle against COVID-19, says President Xi Jinping. The concerted efforts of the international community mean major progress has been made in the global fight against the pandemic," said Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China.


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