- Russia's Novak will not attend Davos: energy ministry
Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak will not fly to Switzerland to attend the Davos world economic forum due to changes in his schedule, an energy ministry spokeswoman told Reuters on Tuesday.
Reuters. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:13:56 -0500.
- Prince William says it's 'nice to turn the tables for once' as he interviews Sir David Attenborough
British royalty met with TV royalty on stage in front of billionaires and world leaders after they flew into the Swiss Alps to attend the 49th World Economic Forum (WEF).
Daily Mail. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:09:35 GMT.
- Davos 2019 - LIVE: Far-right Brazilian leader Bolsonaro tries to court big business with keynote speech as WEF opens
The World Economic Forum's annual summit has begun in Switzerland
Caitlin Morrison. The Independent. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:30:00 +0000.
- The Latest: Retraining workers could help US government
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Research shows that the U.S. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 06:01:00 -0500.
- Mahathir in Austria: World's oldest and youngest leaders meet
VIENNA - The meeting between Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has created history as a meeting between the oldest and youngest leaders in the world.
Straits Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:25:27 +0800.
- Davos is a less starry affair this year
The Promenade is the road that runs through the heart of Davos in Switzerland.
Sky News. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:06:00 +0000.
- Courchevel blaze: 'There were people in tears... it was chaos'
Two people died Sunday and 25 more were injured, four seriously, in a fire at the ski resort of Courchevel in the French Alps, officials said.
The Local. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:10:44 +0100.
- Two dead and 22 injured in house blaze at French ski resort
Two people have died and at least 22 have been injured following a fire at a ski resort in the French Alps that is popular with Irish tourists.
Irish Independent. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 02:30:00 +0000.
- 10 things you didn't know about Davos
What is Davos and why do people go? Here are 10 handy facts about the annual gathering in Switzerland.
BBC News. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:01:19 GMT.
- As populist anger simmers at home, global elites regroup in Davos
As the world's financial elites convene in the Swiss Alps for the World Economic Forum, their vision of closer commercial and political ties is under attack
Sydney Morning Herald. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 06:12:24 +1100.
The Alpine States consist of Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, and
Liechtenstein. These nations are located in the Alpine region
of south central Europe, and you find more news and information
about them by visiting the official government websites listed below.
The Swiss Confederation's capital city
is Berne, and its national currency is the Swiss Franc. The primary
languages used in Switzerland are German, French, and Italian; in 2007,
the estimated population of Switzerland was 7,555,000.
The Republic of Austria's capital city is Vienna, and its currency
is the Euro. The primary language used in Austria is German, and
in 2007, the estimated population of Austria was 8,200,000.
The Republic of Slovenia's capital city is Ljubljana, and its
currency is the Tolar. The country's national language is Slovene,
and its estimated population in 2007 was 2,009,000.
The Principality of Liechtenstein's capital city is Vaduz, and its
currency is the Swiss Franc. The Alemannic German dialect is
spoken in Liechtenstein, and in 2007, the nation's estimated population