The Latest: Davos backdrop is 'disruptive transformation' - San Francisco Chronicle

President and Founder of the World Economic Forum, Klaus Schwab, gestures as he speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Davos, Switzerland, Sunday Jan. 15, 2017. Business and world leaders are ... more. Photo: Michel Euler, AP.

Donald Trump, Samsung, World Economic Forum: Your Morning Briefing - New York Times

... • President Xi Jinping addresses the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, today, the first Chinese head of state to do so. Mr. Xi is expected to champion globalization, even as trends toward nationalism and against free trade and globalism ...

The Latest: Biden in Davos backs fight against cancer - Herald & Review

Police is on guard next to the Congress Center ahead of the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Monday, January 16, 2017. (Gian Ehrenzeller/Keystone via AP). The Latest: Biden in Davos backs fight against ...

The Oxfam Inequality Report Is Telling The Wrong Story - Huffington Post UK

The world is getting much, much, more equal, although you might not believe that when you read today's headlines. Every year when the world's best and brightest descend on Davos to attend the World Economic Forum's annual summit, Oxfam points to the ...

Davos should get real or close shop - WTMA

DAVOS, Switzerland (CNNMoney) – Spare a thought for Davos Delegate this week. As they travel to the World Economic Forum, global elites are in a state of confusion and crisis. Their world view is being challenged like never before, rejected by voters ...

Protesters detained as Xi arrives in Bern - China Post

DAVOS, Switzerland -- Police in the Swiss capital of Bern prevented a pro-Tibet protester from setting himself on fire Sunday on the sidelines of a demonstration against the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping, officials said. Bern police say 32 ...

3 Big Trends Global Leaders Will Be Talking About in Davos This Year - Fortune

The World Economic Forum might soon be receiving an early morning tweetstorm from Donald Trump. Often the theme of the annual gathering of CEOs, top academics, and world leaders—many of whom have traveled by private jet and then helicopter to ...

What to expect from Xi Jinping's first trip to Davos - The Conversation UK

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PM arrives in Switzerland to attend World Economic Forum - Samaa Tv News,Pakistan

PRIME MINISTER MUHAMMAD NAWAZ SHARIF RECEIVED BY AMBASSADOR TEHMINA JANJUA UPON ARRIVAL AT ZURICH ON 16TH JANUARY 2017. ZURICH: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived here Monday to participate in the 47th ...

Davos elites struggle for answers as Trump era dawns - Daily Mail

The global elite are meeting in the Swiss ski resort of Davos this week for their annual shindig but, as Donald Trump waits to be inaugurated as US President, the world's power-brokers are struggling to come up with answers to the rise of 'populism'.

China, Switzerland agree to boost ties, oppose protectionism - Global Times

China and Switzerland on Monday pledged to better develop their innovative strategic partnership and jointly oppose trade protectionism. During talks between visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Swiss counterpart Doris Leuthard, the two ...

Oxfam SA accuses rich of dodging taxes, using power to influence politics - Eyewitness News

The think tank released a report into the causes and possible solutions to the high levels of economic inequality. Picture: Supplied. Davos · South Africa economy · Inequality · World Economic Forum 2017 · Oxfam. Email; Print ...

Women finally represent more than a fifth of the delegates at Davos - Quartz

Just over 20% of the 3,000 participants in the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos are women this year. That's up from 18% in 2016 and 17% the year before. It also represents the highest level of female participation in the event's history.

Trade tensions, dollar danger cloud economic optimism in Davos - Reuters UK

A man walks past the official logo of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich. 1/2. left. right. Swiss police patrol outside the congress center of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum ...

China's Xi says Chinese economy to keep growing steadily - TODAYonline

Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the media during an official visit in Bern. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 7:50 PM, January 16, 2017. Updated: 2:10 AM, January 17, 2017. BERN - China's economy will ...

Agenda: The gap between rich and poor is not only yawning: It is obscene - Herald Scotland

THIS week, as the world's richest and most powerful individuals meet in the retreat of Davos in Switzerland, Oxfam has published our latest report on the shocking scale of global economic inequality. An Economy for the 99 Per Cent shows the gap between ...

China's president — a new kind of 'Davos man' for a new, less-liberal, era - Washington Post

Chinese President Xi Jinping, "red princeling," son of a revolutionary, general secretary of the Communist Party, this week travels to a ski resort in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum to rub shoulders with what remains of the liberal elite.

Ignoring Trump scepticism, Davos set bets on climate change - Malay Mail Online

The World Economic Forum is devoting 15 sessions of its 2017 annual meeting to climate change, and nine more to clean energy. — Reuters picLONDON, Jan 16 — Donald Trump has often ridiculed global warming and promised to withdraw the US from the ...

'Three billionaires have same amount of wealth as the bottom 50% of SA': Oxfam - Times LIVE

That's according to a report by Oxfam on Monday to “mark the annual meeting of political and business leaders in Davos”‚ where Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is heading SA's delegation to the annual World Economic Forum meeting. “Such inequality is ...

Press review: World Economic Forum in Davos and Trump's plans for anti-Russian sanctions - TASS

The next World Economic Forum (WEF), scheduled to kick off in Davos, Switzerland on January 17, will exhibit significant changes in the global agenda. For the first time, China will play a leading role in this forum. Meanwhile, as for the United States ...