Switzerland Current Affairs - 2020

WEF Annual Meeting 2021 will take place in Lucerne-Burgenstock

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has announced that it will hold its Annual Meeting in Lucerne-Burgenstock, Switzerland from May 18 to 21, 2021. Highlights The Annual Meeting 2021 will be preceded by high-level “Davos Dialogues” The Davos Dialogues will be digitally convened by the World Economic Forum around 25 January. Global leaders will share their Read More…

Economic Freedom of the World Report 2020

Recently, Global Economic Freedom Index 2020 report India witnessed a sharp fall of 26 spots and landed to the 105th position. As per the last year ranking the country was at the 79th spot. About the report It is an annual index created in 1995 first by the Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal Read More…

World’s First Reusable PPE Kits with Triple Viral Shield Technology launched

Indian Manufacturing Company- Loyal Textile Mills on 9th July 2020 launched the first of its kind in the world- reusable PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Kits. Along with reusable PPE kits, reusable garments and face masks with zero virus penetration were also unveiled by Loyal Textile Mills. The reusable masks, garments, and PPE Kits was launched Read More…

23rd June: International Olympic Day

On 23rd June 1894, the International Olympic Committee was founded in Paris. The day 23rd June was chosen to be celebrated as International Olympic Day to commemorate the foundation day of the International Olympic Committee. International Olympic Day was first celebrated in the year 1948. A total of 9 countries celebrated the day in their Read More…

Geneva to host first Global Refugee Forum

The first ever Global Refugee Forum is being held in Geneva, Switzerland from 17-18 December 2019. It is being jointly hosted by United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) along with Government of Switzerland. At GRF the international community will showcase and exchange good practices at national, regional or global levels. About Global Refugee Forum 2019 Objective: Read More…