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Davos forum organizers: Trump visit to give US 'perspective'

AP  |  Geneva 

Organisers of the World Economic Forum say US Donald Trump's upcoming visit to its annual conference in Davos, Switzerland, will allow participants "to get a direct perspective on US political and economic priorities."

The WEF made the statement late last night after the confirmed that Trump would attend the gathering of some 350 governmental leaders, plus hundreds of business executives and leaders that takes place January 23-26.

WEF Fon Mathuros said Steven Mnuchin, Commerce and US Trade are also expected.

Indian Modi will be this year's keynote speaker, the first time an Indian has attended since 1997. French and British are also expected.

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First Published: Wed, January 10 2018. 20:35 IST