Bow to Davos Man, your homeless overlord – MacroBusiness (blog)

Bow to Davos Man, your homeless overlordMacroBusiness (blog)Forums such as the annual World Economic Forum at Davos are where these hyper-elites can get together and become a class without a…

Class on a global scale: the emerging transnational capitalists – The Conversation

Class on a global scale: the emerging transnational capitalistsThe ConversationForums such as the annual World Economic Forum at Davos are where these hyper-elites can get together and become a class…

The McDonough Conversations: A change of climate at Davos – GreenBiz.com (blog)

GreenBiz.com (blog)This year, Davos took on climate change but also started to dig into business sustainability as a primary issue. The World Economic Forum has joined with the United Nations…

Shadow banking not so dark [Commentary] – Baltimore Sun

Shadow banking not so dark [Commentary]Baltimore SunThe World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland gave us an excellent window into the concerns that world leaders have about the global economy —…

At Davos meeting, green is good – Orlando Sentinel

At Davos meeting, green is goodOrlando SentinelEvery January, a cross-section of the globe’s wealthiest and most powerful leaders in business, government, entertainment and media converge on Davos, Switzerland for the…

‘Davos Man’ is coming to Manila in May – InterAksyon

InterAksyonIn a press briefing today, Sushant Palakurthi Rao, World Economic Forum (WEF) head for Southeast Asia, said Manila will push through with hosting the East Asia meeting of the world’s…

The davos apocalypse – BusinessDay

The davos apocalypseBusinessDayAt the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos last month, leading participants called for a rapid shift to cleaner energy to tackle climate change. There is something…

Davos 2014 Review: Taxonomy of the Gray Rhino – World Policy Institute (blog)

World Policy Institute (blog)This year’s Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos differed from many recent years in that it was not overshadowed by the economic crisis. During…

A reflection on Davos: power and leadership – Independent Online

Independent OnlineSome would argue that the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos is no more than a cosy club for the elite, who mingle annually in the chilly…

The Davos Apocalypse – Malta Independent Online

The Davos ApocalypseMalta Independent OnlineAt the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos last month, leading participants called for a rapid shift to cleaner energy to tackle climate change. There…

@Ebuka’s Shrine: DAVOS NOTES – TIME TO RESHAPE – 360Nobs.com

@Ebuka’s Shrine: DAVOS NOTES – TIME TO RESHAPE360Nobs.comThe World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos this year, had the theme “The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Society, Politics and…

Hightower Report: Rick Perry struts his stuff in Davos – Austin Chronicle

Hightower Report: Rick Perry struts his stuff in DavosAustin ChronicleWere you invited to the big doings in Davos? You know, the annual powwow of power elites held in that posh…

Scientific American at the World Economic Forum in Davos [Video] – Scientific American (blog)

Scientific American at the World Economic Forum in Davos [Video]Scientific American (blog)Tan Chorh-Chuan, Patrick Aebischer, Mariette DiChristina, Neil Gershenfeld and Subra Suresh discuss the “Global Science Agenda” at the World…

The doings at Davos – Harvard Gazette

Harvard GazetteOn the global summit social calendar, the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, is the glittering, invitation-only confab where titans of industry and political figures, such as Microsoft…

Davos Summarized in 3 P’s – Huffington Post

Davos Summarized in 3 P’sHuffington PostLast week I attended the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. It was a unique experience that enabled me to catch up with…

Davos Woman Proves Anomaly as Yellen Breaks Barrier – Bloomberg

BloombergYou wouldn’t have known it in Davos. The 2,500 delegates at the World Economic Forum conference were 16 percent female, down from 17 percent in 2013. A session titled “Gender-Driven…

Stop the Davos bashing! A five-point reality check – CNBC.com

CNBC.comFor almost a week in January every year, Davos is in the headlines of the entire world media. Millions eagerly turn to their favorite news channel to get a taste…

Mingling with millionaires and partying among politicians: My nights in Davos – CNN International

Mingling with millionaires and partying among politicians: My nights in DavosCNN InternationalDavos (CNN) — Day 1 – Wednesday: “Now you remember the rules, don’t you?” cautions my colleague Richard Quest,…

Netanyahu says West has ‘no chance’ of striking final nuclear deal with Iran – Jerusalem Post

Jerusalem Post“No final status agreement with Iran will work,” the premier said hours after returning from his trip to Davos, where he took part in the World Economic Forum. Netanyahu.…

Where were all the women in Davos? – CNBC.com

CNBC.comThe under-representation of women at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos has been one of the more obvious elephants in the room. At an event where Shinzo Abe, Prime…

Iran urges foreign fighters to leave Syria – Al-Bawaba

Al-BawabaIran wants all foreign fighters to leave Syria, according to the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif. Zarif, speaking at an Al Arabiya panel held in cooperation with…

Davos: Fracking to boost UK economy, David Cameron says – BBC News

BBC NewsShale gas extraction through fracking can boost the economy and encourage businesses to come back to the UK, Prime Minister David Cameron is to say. Mr Cameron, who is…

Peres honored at Davos World Economic Forum – Jerusalem Post

Peres honored at Davos World Economic ForumJerusalem PostA regular participant for some twenty years at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Shimon Peres will be honored at…

Comings and goings at Davos, from magnates to mantras – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAVOS, Switzerland — Goldie Hawn was talking up the benefits of meditation with Arianna Huffington and Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini at the annual gathering of world leaders and luminaries…

Abe: China-Japan Ties ‘Similar’ to Britain and Germany Before WW1 – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says the rocky relationship between Japan and China is comparable to that of Germany and Britain before World War One. Mr. Abe’s comments…

Davos 2014: What does ‘Reshaping the world’ theme mean? – BBC News

BBC NewsThe theme of this year’s World Economic Forum is ‘Reshaping the world’ – but what does it actually mean? International Monetary Fund deputy managing director Zhu Min told BBC…

Iran’s Rouhani takes Davos spotlight – AFP

AFPDavos — Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani takes centre stage at the Davos World Economic Forum Thursday, as he seeks to drum up investment for his sanctions-hit economy amid thawing relations…

Japan’s Abe uses Davos economic forum to warn of China militancy – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe used his moment in the spotlight Wednesday at the World Economic Forum to sound an alarm over what he sees as China’s rising…

Leaders gather for Davos meeting – BBC News

BBC NewsAround 2,500 business leaders and policymakers will be in Davos, representing more than a thousand organisations and 100 nationalities – on top of that will be thousands of journalists…

Chatham house chats How the code of secrecy among Davos attendees works – Quartz

Chatham house chats How the code of secrecy among Davos attendees worksQuartzJudged by the hundreds of media in attendance and the images broadcast globally from Davos this week, the World…