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A chilling letter by a billionaire warning against 'business as usual' has Davos chattering

The letter, written by Seth A. Klarman, a billionaire investor known for his sober and meticulous analysis of the investing world, is a huge red flag.

The wall

It is a political project, a metaphor for our times, and also a multiplying meme


Trump makes 15 new friends in Davos, three of Indian origin

Trump, who arrived here Thursday afternoon, told Schwab -- who on his part said the US President's strong leadership is open to misconceptions and biased interpretations -- that he has made "15 new friends" here in Davos.

WEF: Donald Trump takes his America First policies to Davos globalists

Trump arrived in Zurich en route to the Swiss ski resort of Davos for two days of events culminating in a speech on Friday to the forum of business and political leaders.

Global investors welcome to participate in Railways upgrade: Piyush Goyal

Goyal, who is in Davos to attend the World Economic Forum annual meeting, said there is a huge scope for innovations in railways including in signalling systems for which latest technologies of the world are being brought in.

In Davos, Donald Trump will tell world US 'open for business', says White House

"The President will continue to promote fair economic competition," he said. Trump is the first US President to attend the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos in nearly two decades. 


WEF Davos 2018 highlights: Distinction made between 'good' and 'bad' terrorist is equally dangerous, says PM Modi

Narendra Modi in Davos highlights: The Prime Minister pointed out that the Indian GDP has increased six-fold since the time the last Indian PM visited Davos.

PM Modi at WEF: Globalisation is losing its lustre; climate change is a huge threat right now

PM Narendra Modi recalled that when Deve Gowda came here in 1997, the theme of the WEF summit was building a networked society. That theme now looks centuries-old as the world today is about big data and so many other new developments, he added.

West must share benefits of growth with emerging world: Raghuram Rajan at Davos

Without naming any country, Raghuram Rajan said the West must realise that their population is ageing and the demand for their products would mostly come from the emerging world.

World Economic Forum highlights: PM Modi hosts global CEOs on dinner in Davos

Modi in Davos: The first Indian prime minister to attend the WEF in more than two decades, Modi is being accompanied by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu, among others.

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Britain's FM, Arun Jaitley hold bilateral talks

London, Jan 20 (ANI): British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne held bilateral talks with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, ahead of the World Economic Forum. Both the ministers discussed cooperation between the two countries at the residence of the British Finance Minister at Downing Street in central London. The talks focused on infrastructure and financial services. Jaitley also addressed an investors summit at the London Stock Exchange on Tuesday morning and will fly to Davos, Switzerland, in the evening.