Poroshenko to visit World Economic Forum in Davos
The Head of the Ukrainian state will stay in Switzerland on January 20 through 22
President Petro Poroshenko will visit the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The presidential press service reported this on Monday.
The Ukrainian leader is expected to take part in non-formal meetings of the world’s economic leaders; they are about to discuss countering hybrid threats and economic imperatives in 2016.
Poroshenko’s visit will also include a number of bilateral meetings – with IMF Director Christine Lagarde, President of the Red Cross Peter Maurer, Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte and leaders of international business and investment circles.
The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. It is held annually in Davos, Switzerland. The meeting gathers about 2500 business managers, international political leaders and journalists so as to discuss the most burning issues that are currently on the agenda.
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