WEF 2012

Davos elite see euro surviving, for now

Market doubts about the euro focus on Europe`s ability to rein in fiscal excesses at a time of slow growth and high unemployment, and a growing gap in economic competitiveness between northern and southern Europe.

Jan 31, 2012, 09:18 AM IST

Davos elite see euro surviving, for now

Market doubts about the euro focus on Europe`s ability to rein in fiscal excesses at a time of slow growth and high unemployment, and a growing gap in economic competitiveness between northern and southern Europe.

Jan 31, 2012, 09:18 AM IST

Topless girls stage protest at WEF meet; three detained

One of the slogan's read 'Gangsters Party in Davos'.

Jan 29, 2012, 09:57 AM IST

Davos: Indian presence not as high profile as others

The Indian presence is quite strong in numbers, with more than 100 business heads, about half a dozen ministers, led by Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma.

Jan 28, 2012, 14:46 PM IST

Davos elite`s largesse fails to appease critics

Under-fire businessmen are falling over themselves in Davos to show how sharing and caring they really are as they try to repair the tarnished image of the privileged "1 percent" but their detractors remain unconvinced.

Jan 28, 2012, 09:58 AM IST

Davos elite`s largesse fails to appease critics

Under-fire businessmen are falling over themselves in Davos to show how sharing and caring they really are as they try to repair the tarnished image of the privileged "1 percent" but their detractors remain unconvinced.

Jan 28, 2012, 09:58 AM IST

Gates Foundation commits $750 mn to The Global Fund

The foundation is providing the money to The Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria through a promissory note, Co-Chair Bill Gates said.

Jan 26, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

WEF summit kicks off as uncertainties stare at world economy

In its first session, the WEF Annual Meeting 2012 is hosting a debate on the future of capitalism and its relevance in the 21st century.

Jan 25, 2012, 13:58 PM IST

WEF Davos meet begins today

The event, to be held from January 25-29 in the Swiss alpine resort of Davos, will be attended by government heads, top business leaders and bankers from across the world.

Jan 25, 2012, 00:14 AM IST

Davos man weighs future of capitalism

he Occupy movement, which went global after protests against Wall Street last year, is camping in igloos to bring its argument with the super-rich "1 percent" to Davos.

Jan 24, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

Davos man weighs future of capitalism

he Occupy movement, which went global after protests against Wall Street last year, is camping in igloos to bring its argument with the super-rich "1 percent" to Davos.

Jan 24, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

Davos needs to address uncertainty

Uncertainty about future growth prospects as a major driver of markets also correlates with other observations.

Jan 24, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

Davos needs to address uncertainty

Uncertainty about future growth prospects as a major driver of markets also correlates with other observations.

Jan 24, 2012, 13:33 PM IST

WEF: Indian giants to discuss global economic scenario

Among other issues, the meeting would discuss 'India's Tall Ambitions', its preparedness to deliver inclusive growth for a huge population.

Jan 24, 2012, 12:16 PM IST

Top Indian leaders to present India story at WEF Davos meet

Over 100 Indian business leaders, including Mukesh Ambani, Sunil Mittal, Azim Premji, Rahul Bajaj and Adi Godrej, will be heading for the Swiss resort of Davos for the annual meeting of World Economic Forum, taking place from January 25 amidst a challenging economic scenario.

Jan 22, 2012, 12:50 PM IST