The stage is all set for 50th World Economic Forum (WEF). The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting is taking place from 21st Jan to 24th Jan 2020 ay Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. The WEF annual meeting in Davos is know for engaging the world’s top leaders to shape global, regional and industry agendas at the beginning of the year.
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will lead the Indian delegation to the 50th World Economic Forum (WEF). Accordingly, the Minister who also holds the Railways portfolio, will hold bilateral meetings with ministers of Australia, South Africa, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Korea and Singapore. “He will also meet Director General of World Trade Organization and Secretary General of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD),” the Ministry of Commerce & Industry said in a statement. “Apart from this Commerce and Industry Minister will hold bilateral meetings with CEOs of companies, attend WEF sessions and round tables on accelerating investments in Indian Railways and attracting Global Institutional Investments in India.” Besides, he will participate in an informal WTO ministerial gathering being held in Davos.
WEF Davos 2019: What happened last year?
Last year, at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2019, brainstorming by over 3,000 leaders across hundreds of sessions took place. The annual event made an impact on the world in several ways as the delegation from 119 countries took part in World Economic Forum in Davos.
Also, WEF 2019 saw the participation of various India’s corporate honcho, business tycoons and government functionaries. DIPP secretary Ramesh Abhishek, Tata Steel’s TV Narendran, CII’s Rakesh Bharti Mittal, RBI’s Raghuram Rajan, Hero’s Pawan Munjal, Invest India’s Deepak Bagla, HPCL’s Mukesh K Surana, ONGC’s Shashi Shankar were among some top names.
Now, at WEF Davos 2020, India is all set for a big show of strength! From the business community, top industrialists from India will be present at WEF Davos 2020.
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