26 August 2020

Davos meeting delayed to summer 2021 on COVID-19 fears: WEF


FILE PHOTO: A logo of the 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting is pictured on a window in Davos, Switzerland, January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse ZURICH (Reuters) - The 2021 Davos World Economic Forum (WEF) summit of business leaders and politicians has been called off for January due to the coronavirus pandemic, with organisers planning to reschedule the event to sometime early next summer. “The advice from experts is that we cannot (host the event) safely in January,” WEF said [...]