Davos

  • India to have steady GDP growth in next 3 yrs, BRICS on rebound mode 24-01-2014 12:46 PM

    The global financial crisis, had hit the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) economies, but these countries are likely to rebound, with India likely to clock "steady" GDP growth in next three years. According to leaders of these economies who were speaking at a session at the 44th...
  • AirAsia promises low fares in India; expects launch in March-April 23-01-2014 12:38 PM

    Davos: Hopeful of launching flights in India in next two to three months, AirAsia chief Tony Fernandes has said that the airline would introduce 'dramatically' low fares in the country, which would be cheapest in the market and take air travel to masses. Fernandes, who is in Davos for World...
  • AAP a talking point at the World Economic Forum in Davos 23-01-2014 08:29 AM

    Davos: The Aam Aadmi Party is a talking point even at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Talking to CNBC-TV18's Menaka Doshi, Vice Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank Uday Kotak said that movements like the AAP make existing players uncomfortable. "Whenever a movement happens, it gets people very uncomfortable. There...
  • Confident of revenue growth: Indian CEOs at World Economic Forum 22-01-2014 12:20 PM

    Nearly half of the Indian CEOs surveyed are "very confident" about revenue gains for their companies in the next 12 months, even as they cited availability of skilled talent and corruption as major business threats, as per a PwC study. According to PwC's 17th Annual Global CEO survey, released by...
  • WEF offers platform to project Mumbai as top intenational financial centre: Assocham 21-01-2014 04:34 PM

    As the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting begins in Davos on Tuesday, 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. There have been many efforts in the past to develop Mumbai into an...
  • World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos 23-01-2013 10:59 AM

    The theme for the summit this year is 'resilient dynamism'. ...
  • Permanent statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Davos 10-02-2011 02:33 PM

    New Delhi: Spurred by the popularity of Mahatma Gandhi at the recent World Economic Forum, which displayed statues of the Indian leader at various venues, the Davos city council has approved setting up a permanent Gandhi monument there. "Indian artists Ram Sutar and Anil Sutar are working with 'The Itinerant...
  • Prize for worst company awarded at Davos 29-01-2011 11:04 AM

    Davos: Campaigners awarded a prize for corporate malfeasance on Friday to South Africa-based gold miner AngloGold Ashanti for its operations in Ghana as top executives met at the World Economic Forum. The award, organised by Greenpeace and Swiss left-wing group the Berne Declaration, went to the world's third-largest gold mining...
  • AR Rahman honoured at WEF, Davos 27-01-2011 11:56 AM

    Davos (Switzerland): A day after he won two Academy award nominations, Indian musician AR Rahman was honoured with the Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum. This award honours those artists who use their fame to give back to the society. Rahman also shared his thoughts, on how world could...
  • Inflation, poverty spoil Govt's growth plan: Mittal 27-01-2011 08:21 AM

    Sunil Mittal talks exclusively to Network 18 at Davos about Govt's plans and problems. ...
  • India at Davos: jobs, rising prices on agenda 27-01-2011 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: Rising commodity prices, global economic risks and increasing unemployment are the issues that have made headlines at the World Economic Forum at Davos. About 2,500 global leaders are attending the summit and India is fielding its biggest-ever delegation of 125 CEOs and senior ministers like Home Minister P...
  • After Davos its Riyadh for talks on global economy 28-01-2010 11:20 PM

    World leaders and business giant are gathered at Davos for World Economic Forum. ...
  • Amitabh bags World Economic Forum award 01-02-2009 12:39 AM

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  • Wipro sees slowdown | Tata slips into losses 31-01-2009 05:32 PM

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  • Leaders meet in Davos for World Economic Forum 27-01-2009 11:44 PM

    Leaders are meeting for their annual summit in Davos. ...
  • Wipro rubbishes reports of IT industry slowdown 27-01-2008 04:42 PM

    Basseterre: Teenage Barbadian opener Kraigg Brathwaite was on Thursday named in the 13-man West Indies squad for the second Test against Pakistan which starts at Warner Park on Friday. Brathwaite, 18, has replaced left-handed Grenadian opener Devon Smith as the only change in the squad which won the first Test...
  • Chidambram hints that tax rates won't be cut 26-01-2008 11:19 AM

    Mumbai: Former captain Rahul Dravid is hopeful about the Indian cricket team improving upon its 2006 performance in the upcoming tour of the West Indies. During the 2006 West Indies tour, the Indian team created history under Dravid's captaincy when they won a Test series in the Caribbean for the...