Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe left for Switzerland this morning to attend the 47th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

The World Economic Forum annual meeting remains the foremost platform for engaging the world’s top leaders in collaborative activities to shape the global, regional and industrial agenda at the beginning of each year.

Newly elected UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will also attend the meeting.

Premier Wickremesinghe will also meet new UN Secretary General Guterres and the Swiss President, Doris Leuthard, during the forum.