The Free Press Journal | 22/01/2022 10:05 AM | Click to read full article
The virtual meeting of the World Economic Forum was held from January 17 to 21. Gone are the times when billionaires and heads of government rubbed shoulders over wine and caviar to debate and influence global issues of trade and finance.
Major western powers are busy fighting the third surge of Covid, besides keeping a wary eye on what China-Russia do next. For Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the participation ended in a teleprompter malfunction which flummoxed him visibly.