China is shaping up to be a world leader on climate change - Financial Times

On Tuesday in Davos, all eyes were on Xi Jinping, the first Chinese president to attend the World Economic Forum's annual meeting. His appearance came at an important moment for China, as it increasingly takes on a global leadership role, including, ...

Impact of job-stealing robots a growing concern at Davos - Reuters

An attendee communicate with SARA, a socially aware robot assisstant, during a presentation at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich. 1/5. left. right. FILE PHOTO: An ...

Spotlight: Xi's Switzerland tour shows Chinese wisdom, confidence in face of sluggish global economy, anti ... - Xinhua

Chinese PresidentXi Jinping delivers a keynote speech at the opening plenary of the 2017 annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 17, 2017. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang). BEIJING, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi ...

How Can China Guide Economic Globalization? - The Diplomat

“Just blaming economic globalization for the world's problems is inconsistent with reality, and it will not help in solving the problems … We should adapt to and guide economic globalization, cushion its negative impact, and deliver its benefits to ...

Xi's vision of governance and development - The Straits Times

This is an edited excerpt of the English translation of the opening plenary address delivered by Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He spoke in Mandarin. The most pressing task before us is to ...

Spotlight: Switzerland tour throws limelight on Xi's global vision and charisma - Xinhua

Chinese PresidentXi Jinping delivers a keynote speech at the opening plenary of the 2017 annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 17, 2017. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang). by Xinhua writer Liu Chang. GENEVA, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) ...

Commentary: What the Davos crowd needs to understand - CBS News

One of the themes of this year's World Economic Forum in Davos this year is “Preparing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.” How will digital technology and the rise of robots affect job opportunities in the future? Also on the agenda are discussions ...

Military spending the root of US economic problems, says Jack Ma - gbtimes

Alibaba founder and chairman Jack Ma has said that a trade war between China and the United States would be a disaster but highly unlikely. During yesterday's business dialogue at the Davos World Economic Forum in Switzerland, Ma stated that trade ...

Xi meets Belgian king, supports European integration - CCTV

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 17 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Belgian King Philippe here on Tuesday, expressing support to the European integration process and opposition to trade protectionism. Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets ...