In Pics: PM Modi showcases New India’s potential at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is showcasing the immense potential of the country at the World Economic Forum being organised at the Swiss mountain resort of Davos. He narrated the India’s growth story at a round table meeting with the CEOs of top global companies. Modi said he was "moving from ease of doing business to ease of living".

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India also got a thumbs up from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which reaffirmed that India's economy is projected to grow by 7.4 per cent in the next fiscal year.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting with Swiss President Alain Berset at Davos. The two leaders had productive discussions on steps to further deepen  the bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting with Swiss President Alain Berset at Davos. The two leaders had productive discussions on steps to further deepen the bilateral cooperation between the two countries. Photo courtesy: Twitter@MEA
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi standing at the snow clad city of Davos where he is participating in the World Economic Forum meeting.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi standing at the snow clad city of Davos where he is participating in the World Economic Forum meeting. Photo courtesy: Facebook page of Narendra Modi
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a round table meeting with CEOs of top global companies at Davos. He narrated India's growth story and presented the exciting opportunities for global business in India.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a round table meeting with CEOs of top global companies at Davos. He narrated India's growth story and presented the exciting opportunities for global business in India. Photo courtesy: Twitter@MEA
Yoga gurus are at Davos to showcase ancient Yoga heritage of India at the World Economic Forum.
Yoga gurus are at Davos to showcase ancient Yoga heritage of India at the World Economic Forum. Photo courtesy: Twitter@WorldEconomicForum2018
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan is at the World Economic Forum 2018 where he was honoured for his work for women's and children's rights in India.
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan is at the World Economic Forum 2018 where he was honoured for his work for women's and children's rights in India. Photo courtesy: Twitter@WorldEconomicForum2018
Bollywood director Karan Johar, Chief Minister of Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis and Chairman of Bajaj Group Rahul Bajaj present at World Economic Forum at Davos.
Bollywood director Karan Johar, Chief Minister of Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis and Chairman of Bajaj Group Rahul Bajaj present at World Economic Forum at Davos. Photo courtesy: Twitter@CMO Maharashtra
Chief Minister of Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis interacting with business leaders, CEOs and dignitaries at the welcome reception at Davos. Photo courtesy: Twitter@CMO Maharashtra
Chief Minister of Indian state of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis interacting with business leaders, CEOs and dignitaries at the welcome reception at Davos. Photo courtesy: Twitter@CMO Maharashtra
There is so much excitement in Davos about the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that billboards were placed at various parts of the city ahead of World Economic Forum meeting.
There is so much excitement in Davos about the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that billboards were placed at various parts of the city ahead of World Economic Forum meeting. Photo courtesy: Twitter@WorldEconomicForum2018

 

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Ashraf Jamal brings a rare depth to writing equipped with a degree in journalism, a postgraduate degree in political science, and a degree in law from the Allahabad University. His experience includes editing and publishing the Northern India Patrika and writing for Times of India for almost a decade covering just about any topic under the sun including NRIs and Indian diaspora.

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