Economy
Davos-Klosters, Jan 25 (JEN)- The outlook for the global economy is "cautiously optimistic", leading financial experts told participants on the last day of the 44th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. They warned, however, that old and new risks are still present and the coming year will bring volatility. more
Syria: Iran urges withdrawal of foreign fighters

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 25 (JEN) Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarifcalled for an even-handed approach to peace in Syria that takes into account the realities on the ...

Kerry emphasizes forceful diplomacy

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 25 (JEN) In a full-throated defence of America’s forward-leaning stance abroad, John F. Kerry, US Secretary of State, hit back at critics who have cla ...

Growth is fragile: ECB president

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 25 (JEN) Mario Draghi, President, European Central Bank (ECB), told participants of the 44th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting that Europe is on the road t ...

WEF: Leaders urge to solve Syria crisis together

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 24 (JEN): Prince Turki al-Faisal, Prince of Saudi Royal Family; Chairman, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, Saudi Arabia, criticised the U ...

"Europe needs to seize Re-Shoring opportunities"

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 24 (JEN): British Prime Minister David Cameron told participants at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting that the key challenge for politicians a ...

WEF: Brazilian Prez invites foreign investment

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 24 (JEN) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff told participants at the 44th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting that Brazil is eager and ready to welcome inves ...

WEF: Experts warn post-crisis monetary stimulus

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 24 (JEN): As the US Federal Reserve begins its tapering of quantitative easing, and the sharp drop in UK unemployment suggests that the Bank of England may s ...

Work-Life integration key for digerati

New Delhi, Jan 24 (JEN): Peter Sachsenmeier, a member of Germany’s National Academy of Science and Engineering (Acatech) on Friday said that the challenge for the digerati, in the nea ...

WEF bats for deeper Europe-US-China link

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, Jan 24 (JEN) By deepening collaboration, Europe, the United States and China could shape solutions to difficult international challenges such as the environment ...