World leaders to participate in World Economic Forum

Participants of the 44th World Economic Forum annual meeting include more than 40 heads of state or government and more than 1,500 business leaders.

World leaders to participate in World Economic Forum

World Bulletin / News Desk

More than 2,500 participants, including over 40 heads of state or government, will convene at the 44th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, taking place from 22 to 25 January 2014 in Davos, Switzerland.

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and Minister of Family and Social Policies Aysenur Islam will participated in the meeting on behalf of Turkey.

Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani President of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Myanmar's President Thein Sein are among the participants of this year's event.

Participants will also include more than 1,500 business leaders from the Forum’s one thousand member companies, 300 public figures as well as recognized leaders from other Forum communities.

"There is no place in the world where so many stakeholders of our global future assemble, all united by the mission of improving the state of the world," Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum said in a statement.

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