Category Archives: Country

GLOBAL MARITIME AND NAVAL STAKEHOLDERS CONVERGE AT BIGGEST EVER IMDEX ASIA

Record participation by maritime & naval forces, and strongest industry support to-date highlight growing regional maritime security and defence agenda SINGAPORE, 15 May 2017 – Global stakeholders have converged at the biggest ever IMDEX Asia to discuss ways to ensure maritime … Continue reading

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The Asian Tourism Century is Arriving as Japan, China, South Korea and India Boost Region’s Tourism-Friendliness

Geneva, April 6 2017 – Spain, France and Germany continue to top the travel and tourism rankings in the World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017, released today, but Asia steals the show as the region’s largest economies show the … Continue reading

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New Partnership Aims to Boost China’s Environmental Policies and Circular Economy

  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between World Economic Forum and the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED) – a high level advisory body to the Chinese government Collaboration will focus on how circular and sharing-economy … Continue reading

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Joint News Release by SPAD & the Land Transport Authority (LTA) – Memorandum of Understanding is a Major Milestone for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail Project

19 Jul 2016   Malaysia’s Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) and Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) welcome today’s signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Government of Malaysia and the Government of the Republic of Singapore on the … Continue reading

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World’s Biggest Brainstorming Meeting on the Global Agenda Opens

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 November 2014 – The World Economic Forum Summit on the Global Agenda, the world’s biggest brainstorming meeting, bringing together more than 1,000 experts from 80 countries on the most pressing global challenges, opened today. “There … Continue reading

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CITY LEADERS TO CONVERGE AT WORLD CITIES SUMMIT MAYORS FORUM TO SHARE ON COMMON CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS

First time event is held outside Singapore 1st June 2013, Singapore – The next annual World Cities Summit (WCS) Mayors Forum will be held in Bilbao, Spain, from 13 to 15 June 2013. A flagship event under the World Cities … Continue reading

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Partnership & Recovery—The Shared Path to Global Stability & Growth

Nikkei Symposium Keynote SpeechBy Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary FundTokyo, Friday July 6, 2012 Good afternoon. I am delighted to be back in Tokyo. I would like to express my deep appreciation to Mr. Tsuneo Kita, the President and … Continue reading

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