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Greening Global Economy - Unlocking Private Finance For Green Growth
2013-01-23 04:45:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The world must spend an additional $14 trillion on clean energy infrastructure, low-carbon transport and energy efficiency to meet the United Nations´ goal for capping the rise in average global temperatures, according to a World Economic Forum report released on Monday. The extra spending amounts to about $700 billion per year through 2030, and would provide economic stimulus along with reducing the costs associated with...

2013-01-21 23:04:15

A host of initiatives are being undertaken by IBEF for the upcoming WEF meet. The India Adda remains at the epicentre as the hub and an open forum now being established for the third consecutive year by IBEF at Davos. Davos, Switzerland (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 India Brand Equity Foundation (http://www.ibef.org), whose immediate focus is the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos with its India Adda — akin to a cafe, is responsible for promoting the Made in India...

2013-01-18 23:04:39

Indian Tea, Spices, Wine and Hospitality - Each Element to Contribute to India Adda at the Annual Meet of the World Economic Forum at Davos later this month. New Delhi (PRWEB) January 19, 2013 In a first of its kind alliance, India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF) (http://www.ibef.org) has facilitated an alliance between Premiere Teas — a leading Indian exporter of teas, and Café Schneider — one of the finest cafes in Switzerland for launching India´s finest teas -...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.