The richest, most important people in the world gather at the Swiss town of Davos to discuss world economic affairs
More than 2,500 people have flown in to take part in the annual conference in the Swiss Alps. We examine who they are, what they are talking about and whether the event produces any tangible benefits for the world and its economy
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The richest 1 percent of the population will own more than half the world’s wealth by 2016, Oxfam International said in a report released as the World Economic Forum begins in Davos, Switzerland
Terrorists attacked the Paris offices of the Charlie Hebdo magazine, killing 12 people in cold blood. Around the world, people offered their condolences by joining in peaceful solidarity
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