World Economic Forum

India Inc accelerates digitisation above the world average, says study

The study on the `Future of work 2020’ states that the pandemic has led to hastening of the automation and predicted that by 2025, automation will disrupt 85 million jobs globally.

published on : 22nd October 2020

TN & WEF to set up advanced manufacturing hub

The Advanced Manufacturing HUB or AMHUB is one of the 19 platforms designed by the WEF. 

published on : 8th October 2020

Delhi may have eight months of 32°C average temperature by 2100: WEF study

As per the study, a record increase in temperature is expected in the US, India and across South Asia for longer periods of time.

published on : 23rd September 2020

One in four adults globally do not want COVID-19 vaccination: Survey

The countries where the COVID-19 vaccination intent was found to be the highest are China, Brazil, Australia, and India.

published on : 1st September 2020

Artificial Intelligence to help in farming now

The programme will be held in collaboration with Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR), World Economic Forum, India.

published on : 13th August 2020

Millions would have starved if COVID-19 lockdown was not eased: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Pakistan on May 9 began easing the month-long nationwide lockdown in a phased manner by allowing various businesses to open up, citing the economic crisis due to the shutdown.

published on : 21st May 2020

India ranks 74 on World Economic Forum's global energy transition index 

The US ranks outside the top 25 per cent for the first time, primarily due to the uncertain regulatory outlook for energy transition.

published on : 13th May 2020

Blockchain can tackle supply chain failures exposed by COVID-19, boost economic recovery: WEF

Releasing a 'blockchain deployment toolkit' to help organisations improve future pandemic preparedness and accelerate an economic rebound post COVID-19, Geneva-based WEF said.

published on : 28th April 2020

Climate battle dominates but no consensus at Davos

Davos, Switzerland is the media networker’s delight.

published on : 26th January 2020

Telangana brings investments worth over Rs 500 crore at World Economic Forum

IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao made a convincing pitch at the World Economic Forum promoting Telangana as a progressive state, with a strong and able leadership.

published on : 25th January 2020

Activist Greta Thunberg says climate demands 'completely ignored' at Davos

Thunberg was a highlight of the 50th edition of the conference, drawing massive attention including barbs by US Secretary Steven Mnuchin who on Thursday told the teen to go "study economics".

published on : 24th January 2020

Indian economy well-poised to take off: Union Minister Piyush Goyal at World Economic Forum

Goyal said that India has had to suffer the consequences of the uncertainties that the world economy has been through in the last couple of years.

published on : 24th January 2020

KT Rama Rao attends IGWEL with world leaders at Davos

The WEF invited KTR to attend the Informal Gathering of World Economic Leaders (IGWEL) where he participated in a meeting titled ‘Keeping Pace Technology - Technology Governance at Crossroads’.

published on : 24th January 2020

‘Suit-able’ CM Yediyurappa goes about his business

From  a ride in a ropeway car to wooing global head honchos, Chief Minister B S Yediyuappa seems to have enjoyed every bit of his time in Davos, Switzerland.

published on : 24th January 2020

Muslims safest in ‘inclusive’ India: Union Minister Piyush Goyal at Davos

Goyal was speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos at a session titled Strategic Outlook: India.

published on : 24th January 2020
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