PM Imran will leave for Davos tomorrow to attend World Economic Forum


Islamabad: Jan 20, 2020 (TNS): Prime Minister Imran Khan will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland for three days starting from Tuesday.

He has been invited to attend the Forum by Founder and Executive Chairman of WEF Professor Klaus Schwab.

The thematic focus of this session is on, “Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World.”

Two key highlights of the visit include the Prime Minister’s keynote address at the WEF Special Session, and his interaction at the Pakistan Strategy Dialogue with CEOs and corporate leaders.

On the sidelines, the Prime Minister will hold bilateral meetings with several world leaders. These also include Prime Minister’s meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump. This would be the third leadership-level interaction between Pakistan and the U.S. since the Prime Minister’s visit to Washington in July last year.

Several meetings are also scheduled with a wide range of corporate, business, technology and finance executives, and representatives of international financial institutions.

Imran Khan will also speak to senior international media persons and editors during a session with the Forum’s International Media Council. He will also give interviews to major international media outlets.

Throughout his engagements at Davos, the Prime Minister will share Pakistan’s vision and achievements in the areas of economy, peace and stability, trade, business and investment opportunities. He will also highlight the current situation in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan’s perspective on key regional and international issues.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the World Economic Forum. In keeping with the significance of this milestone, political leaders, business executives, heads of international organizations and civil society representatives will deliberate on contemporary economic, geopolitical, social and environmental issues.