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Premier Li: China Is Promoting Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is affecting every aspect of our lives and disrupting business models across the world, including in China The 11th Annual Meeting of the New Champions opens in Dalian, with a keynote address by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Pursuing strategies for inclusive growth will help limit the negative effects of the Fourth

Annual Meeting of the New Champions to Focus on Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Over 2,000 participants from more than 80 countries will convene in Dalian for the 11th Annual Meeting of the New Champions Meeting is the foremost multistakeholder gathering on science, technology and innovation Under the theme “Achieving Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution”, the meeting will examine the potential for innovation, science and technology to

Bandhan-Konnagar: Nonprofit celebrates 10th anniversary of inclusive growth,empowering women

Background   Bandhan-Konnagar was set up in the year 2001 to meet the essential goals of poverty alleviation and women empowerment. There is an entire suite of development programs which are aimed at bringing about holistic transformation in the underprivileged community. The organization works closely with people who live in the lowest echelons of the

At Davos, Ministers Call on G20 to Aim for Inclusive Growth, Reject Protectionism

Inclusive growth creates opportunity for all segments of the population and distributes the dividends of increased prosperity Collective determination can lift global growth and ensure all economies benefit at the right time For more information on the Annual Meeting, see http://wef.ch/davos17 Follow the World Economic Forum on all digital platforms: wef.ch/follow 19 January 2017, Davos-Klosters,

Inclusive growth and job creation through trade

(Colombo/Geneva) – The 16th World Export Development Forum (WEDF) was today opened by President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Welcoming the more than 600 delegates attending the WEDF opening ceremony at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. Joining the President on stage was Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Minister of Development Strategies and

ASSOCHAM launches the Maharashtra-Goa Regional Development Council, strategic efforts towards achieving inclusive growth and development for the 2 States

ASSOCHAM launches the Maharashtra-Goa Regional Development Council, strategic efforts towards achieving inclusive growth and development for the 2 States Considering the tremendous conviction and confidence in the growth outlook for Maharashtra and its potential to become the International Finance Centre, apex industry body, ASSOCHAM has announced the launch of Maharashtra-Goa regional development council. Keeping this

Three recommendations on urban development for inclusive growth in India

The World Economic Forum has released a new report, The Future of Urban Development and Services Initiative: Urban Development Recommendations for the Government of India. The report highlights the importance of wider private-sector participation to bridge the urban infrastructure and services funding gap, widening due to India’s rapid urban population growth. Three strategic recommendations and case

Inclusive Growth, Competitiveness Top Agenda as Leaders Gather for India Economic Summit

Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will open India Economic Summit The summit is hosted by the World Economic Forum in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry More than 700 participants from 45 countries will take part in the summit from 4 to 6 November Inclusive growth, competitiveness, health and infrastructure are

Challenges of Job-Rich and Inclusive Growth: Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund

Washington, D.C. October 8, 2014 As prepared for delivery Introduction Good morning. I am delighted to welcome you to today’s conference on the challenges of job-rich and inclusive growth. To have all of you here today, from all walks of the IMF’s membership, reflects how widely these issues resonate. With the risk of mediocrity, we

Desperate Days are Coming Again – Brace up, Belt up! Chawm Ganguly

As we ramble towards the end of what many claim, will go down in history as a watershed election for India, it is time to take an objective, even holistic view of things. Are we really casting a mandate for Change? Will India be better off the day after the results come in? Or are