Xi Jinping (Andy Wong/AP), Narednra Modi and Cyril Ramaphosa (Victoria Jones/Jonathan Brady/PA)

World leaders to address virtual forum after Davos gathering postponed


Organisers of the World Economic Forum are expecting leaders including Chinese President Xi Jinping, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for a virtual gathering next week — after Covid-19 postponed and moved the annual in-person event of Davos, Switzerland.