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  • Ebola Reveals Shortcomings of African Solidarity

    Ebola Reveals Shortcomings of African Solidarity

    As Africa's leaders meet in Ethiopia to discuss the Ebola crisis, expectations of firm action will be tempered by criticism over the continent's poor record in the early stages of the epidemic.

  • Transforming Mumbai Metropolitan Region Initiative to Be Held on February 6

    Transforming Mumbai Metropolitan Region Initiative to Be Held on February 6

    Taking forward his agenda of attracting investments in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today announced his plan to transform Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) into a global financial, commercial and entertainment hub.

  • Government Should Stay Miles Away From E-Commerce: DIPP Secretary

    Government Should Stay Miles Away From E-Commerce: DIPP Secretary

    The government should stay miles away from e-commerce and allow it to flourish, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) secretary Amitabh Kant told NDTV on the sidelines on the World Economic Forum meeting at Davos.

  • Investors Keen on Doing Business in Maharashtra: Fadnavis

    Investors Keen on Doing Business in Maharashtra: Fadnavis

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said global investors have evinced interest to invest in the state in the information technology, manufacturing and agriculture sectors.

  • RBI May Ease Rates Further: Arvind Subramanian

    RBI May Ease Rates Further: Arvind Subramanian

    Lauding the Reserve Bank of India's role in helping bring down inflation, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian said the apex bank may further ease the interest rates as improvement on price front has opened the space for monetary easing.

  • Piyush Goyal Promises 'No Favour, No Fear' Business Regime

    Piyush Goyal Promises 'No Favour, No Fear' Business Regime

    Goyal, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting, told PTI in an interview that India is a destination where business will become more and more attractive and it will be a destination where they can work "without fear, favo...

  • CIL Staff to Participate in Divestment Process: Piyush Goyal

    CIL Staff to Participate in Divestment Process: Piyush Goyal

    The power and coal minister, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting, also said employees of Coal India have understood and appreciated the imperatives of the disinvestment proposal.

  • Tech Mahindra Eyes Diversified Global Workforce

    Tech Mahindra Eyes Diversified Global Workforce

    "We will have a diversified global workforce, but I can't give any numbers as in our business numbers can be translated into revenue and I'm in a quiet period.

  • Expect RBI to Cut Rates by 100 Basis Points: Uday Kotak

    Expect RBI to Cut Rates by 100 Basis Points: Uday Kotak

    "That is the total rate cut I see coming ahead," said Kotak, who was here to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting.

  • Power Breakdown Plunges Pakistan into Darkness

    Power Breakdown Plunges Pakistan into Darkness

    Pakistan was plunged into darkness after a key power transmission line broke down early today in an incident blamed on a rebel attack, the latest reminder of the country's crippling energy crisis.

  • John Kerry Heads to Nigeria Amid Tensions Over Polls, Boko Haram

    John Kerry Heads to Nigeria Amid Tensions Over Polls, Boko Haram

    US Secretary of State John Kerry was due in Nigeria Sunday, just weeks away from closely fought elections overshadowed by fears about mounting Boko Haram violence and poll-related unrest.

  • Davos Elites Warned About Catastrophic Cyber-Attacks

    Davos Elites Warned About Catastrophic Cyber-Attacks

    In the wake of the Sony hack late last year, cyber-security has been a hot button topic at the four-day World Economic Forum at Davos.

  • Coal Auction to Generate Over $100 Billion for States: Piyush Goyal

    Coal Auction to Generate Over $100 Billion for States: Piyush Goyal

    he minister, who held a series of meetings with existing and potential investors in power and coal sectors as also with various government leaders during his three-day visit, said "the auction process is already on, people have started registering th...

  • Internet Will 'Disappear', Google Boss Tells Davos

    Internet Will 'Disappear', Google Boss Tells Davos

    Speaking to the business and political elite at the World Economic Forum at Davos, Schmidt said: "There will be so many sensors, so many devices, that you won't even sense it, it will be all around you."

  • Jack Ma Wants Alibaba to Surpass Walmart in 10 Years

    Jack Ma Wants Alibaba to Surpass Walmart in 10 Years

    Speaking at the 45th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Jack Ma, who is also China's richest man, said he aims to serve 2 billion consumers and help 10 million small businesses outside China sell their products through the Internet.

  • Mood Upbeat About India, Time to Show Action on Ground: Uday Kotak

    Mood Upbeat About India, Time to Show Action on Ground: Uday Kotak

    Asked whether the investors were convinced about promises being made by the government, Mr Kotak said, "Investors are certainly interested in India, but long term strategic investors want to see some more action on the ground."

  • Going Digital no More an Option But a Necessity: TCS Chief

    Going Digital no More an Option But a Necessity: TCS Chief

    While digital economy and emerging trends in the technology space remained a key point during various sessions at the World Economic Forum here, Mr Chandrasekaran said 'Internet of Things' (IoT) would transform every company, industry and even the so...

  • Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Woos Investors at Davos

    Making a strong pitch before foreign investors in Davos at World Economic Forum, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said the state offers great opportunities in areas ranging from technology to tourism to infrastructure to oil refineries...

  • Mood Extraordinarily Upbeat About India: Tech Mahindra CEO

    Mood Extraordinarily Upbeat About India: Tech Mahindra CEO

    Noting that excitement among WEF participants about India is palpable, Mr Gurnani said that most people he has met were upbeat about India.

  • Government to Open Coal to Commercial Mining Firms Soon

    Government to Open Coal to Commercial Mining Firms Soon

    Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal has said the government expects to hold auctions for private firms to mine and sell coal in the near future, but first wants to deal with mines that are directly linked to plants that use the fuel.

  • Growth of Philanthropy in India Impressive: Bill and Melinda Gates

    Growth of Philanthropy in India Impressive: Bill and Melinda Gates

    Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates, co-founders and co-chairs of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, spoke to NDTV's Dr Prannoy Roy on the sidelines of the annual World Economic Forum meet at Davos.

  • Russians Will 'Eat Less' for Vladimir Putin: Russia's Deputy Prime Minister

    Russians Will 'Eat Less' for Vladimir Putin: Russia's Deputy Prime Minister

    Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, on Friday warned the West against trying to topple President Vladimir Putin and said that Russians are ready to sacrifice their wealth in Mr Putin's support.

  • Arun Jaitley Hints at Not Raising Tax Rates

    Arun Jaitley Hints at Not Raising Tax Rates

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has hinted at not raising tax rates and providing incentives for manufacturing in the upcoming Budget while asserting that "structural changes" will have to be made to get the economy to 8-9 per cent growth.

  • After Jan Dhan Scheme, Modi Government Eyes Another World Record

    After Jan Dhan Scheme, Modi Government Eyes Another World Record

    Having set a world record with fastest roll-out of its financial inclusion scheme - Jan Dhan Yojana, the government expects its ambitious power sector programme to create more such records, including by making India the world's largest destination fo...

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