Davos preview: Thoughts from Malcolm Frank of Cognizant

Davos preview: Thoughts from Malcolm Frank of Cognizant China’s President Xi Jinping speaks during the opening ceremony of B20 Summit ahead of G20 Summit, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, September 3, 2016. REUTERS/Aly Song. More. BEIJING/GENEVA (Reuters) – President Xi Jinping this month …

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Over 100 Indian CEOs To Attend World Economic Forum Davos Meet

Geneva/New Delhi: More than 100 Indian CEOs along with some senior government leaders will be in the ski resort town of Davos next week for the WEF Annual Meeting, where the world leaders will discuss ways to revive economic growth and strengthen …

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Netanyahu to Skip Davos Forum Amid Police Probe

Israel Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu speaks to the economic forum at last year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Jan. 21, 2016. (Haim Zach/GPO). YERUSHALAYIM (AP) – Israel Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has cancelled his trip to the …

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The ‘party of Davos’ wakes up to the new, new world order

A logo sits on a sign at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. Influential business leaders and lawmakers once again descend on the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos next week against a backdrop of rising populism, and …

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Xi to attend World Economic Forum meeting, deliver speech at the opening session

Chinese President Xi Jinping is scheduled to attend the 47th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, along with a group of Chinese business executives on January 17, the Xinhua News Agency reported Tuesday, citing Foreign …

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Europe’s top brass to skip Davos as China takes up globalisation torch

Xi Jinping will attend the forum, the first time a Chinese president participates in the gathering. The meeting will conclude hours before Barack Obama leaves the White House and Donald Trump takes over the US presidency. [The White House/YouTube].

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China’s Xi to attend 2017 World Economic Forum in Davos

Seemingly a case of ” If you can’t beat them, join them” as China’s clamour to be the champion for globalization takes another step forward. The appearance was widely-expected but now confirmed by Chinese foreign ministry. Merkel and Trudeau not …

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Xi to lead delegation of China’s wealthiest executives to Davos

BEIJING/HONG, KONG – President Xi Jinping will become the first Chinese head of state to address the World Economic Forum, leading an entourage of business executives to Switzerland next week as the country seeks a larger role in shaping the global …

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WEF 2 LAST

Overall, there would be more than 1,200 CEOs from various Overall, there would be more than 1,200 CEOs from various countries, making it biggest such gathering. WEF said its commitment to bringing leaders from all stakeholder groups together stems from …

India Today

China to showcase WEF’s ‘responsible’ credentials

A large Chinese delegation, led by President Xi Jinping, will be the highlight of the World Economic Forum’s 47th annual meeting in Davos, which hopes to persuade the world’s leaders to be more responsible and responsive. Xi Jinping will become the

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Xi Jinping to attend 2017 Davos forum

Chinese President Xi Jinping will join UK Prime Minister Theresa May and other world leaders in Davos, Switzerland from January 17. (Photo: China News Service). Tags: Davos World Economic Forum · business · politics · development · technology · China …

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Xi to be first Chinese president to attend Davos forum

BEIJING – China’s President Xi Jinping will attend the World Economic Forum next week, becoming the first Chinese head of state to do so. A spokesman of China’s foreign ministry said Tuesday that as part of an official visit to Switzerland, Xi will

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Xi Jinping To Open WEF Davos Meet, Over 100 From India To Attend

Geneva: Chinese President Xi Jinping will open the Annual Meeting of World Economic Forum (WEF) in Swiss ski resort town of Davos next week, which will be attended by a record 3,000 global leaders from business, government and civil society, including …

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China’s inevitable role in pushing the frontier of innovation

Reporter’s Note: As Davos Forum 2017 approaches, the China Daily website had an exclusive interview with Mark Greeven, Associate Professor of the School of Management, Zhejiang University, seeking his insight into major issues of most concern to him at …

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Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos

Beijing (AFP) – President Xi Jinping will become the first Chinese president to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, the foreign ministry said Tuesday, as the country seeks a greater role in global affairs. Xi will pay a state visit to Switzerland

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Davos preview: Thoughts from Malcolm Frank of Cognizant

As he prepares for his annual visit to the WEF event in Davos, Switzerland, I caught up with Malcolm Frank, EVP, Strategy and Marketing of Cognizant on what he expects to hear. I hesitate to even provide a preview of Davos, as such predictions can be

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Xi Jinping to meet new UN chief

Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet new UN chief Antonio Guterres during his visit to Switzerland to participate in the Davos World Economic Forum, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday. Xi will meet new UN Secretary General Guterres and …

Business Standard

Chinese president to visit Switzerland, attend WEF annual meeting

BEIJING, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Switzerland from Jan. 15-18, at the invitation of the Federal Council of Switzerland, a foreign ministry spokesperson announced Tuesday in Beijing. During the visit, Xi

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Science fiction turned reality: 5 key challenges to be addressed – Schwab

As the final preparations for this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos are put in place, the foundation expects it to be the biggest yet. With more than 3,000 participants expected from more than 100 countries, including 1,200 CEOs, 300 public figures

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