Davos 2014

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Computer coding lessons for children can start a skills revolution
Introduction of new classes in school could help tackle crisis of youth unemployment

Lottie Dexter

02, Feb, 2014 @12:04 AM

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CEOs and thought leaders at Davos 2014: a selection of interviews

Jo Confino speaks with senior leaders at the WEF on key highlights from the forum, where the circular economy is going, deforestation and water issues

Sarah LaBrecque

29, Jan, 2014 @6:06 PM

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Boris backs Labour council tax hikes. Seriously.

Labour politicians in London have greeted with glee the Tory mayor's backing for local measures against homes left empty

Dave Hill

28, Jan, 2014 @8:37 AM

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Sixteen global sustainability leaders seeking transformational change

Jo Confino: It's easy to beat ourselves up for not doing enough to speed up sustainability, but it's important to celebrate courage and commitment

Jo Confino

28, Jan, 2014 @7:00 AM

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Davos reflections: now is the time to take on the fossil fuel lobby

Corporate sustainability is dominated by sanitised commitments and unhelpful platitudes, much more dynamic coalitions are desperately needed, says Jo Confino

Jo Confino

27, Jan, 2014 @5:44 PM

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How France became a rich hypochondriac

José Manuel Barroso, president of the European Commission, labelled the country a 'malade imaginaire', because the French are doing themselves down despite 'dazzling global success'

26, Jan, 2014 @7:00 PM

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Davos 2014: looking back on a forum that was meant to look ahead

Cautiously optimistic describes the mood at the World Economic Forum, but prospects for growth are better than people think

Larry Elliott

26, Jan, 2014 @3:57 PM

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Ed Miliband appeals to ordinary voters, but the business class will cause trouble
Business leader: Labour should not underestimate the amount of corporate vitriol directed towards them last week at Davos

26, Jan, 2014 @12:05 AM

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IMF fears global markets threat as US cuts back on cash stimulus
Sudden slump in Argentina leads to fears that other emerging countries could face troubles

Larry Elliott and Jill Treanor in Davos

25, Jan, 2014 @9:25 PM

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Davos 2014: climate change & sustainability – day four as it happened
Follow all the sustainable business action at the final day of the World Economic Forum

Jo Confino and Caroline Holtum in Davos

25, Jan, 2014 @2:45 PM

World Economic Forum in Davos: day three in pictures
An alternative take on David Cameron's speech about re-shoring jobs to the UK from overseas

25, Jan, 2014 @8:01 AM

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Davos 2014: climate change and sustainability – day three as it happened
Follow all the sustainable business action live from day three at the World Economic Forum

Jo Confino and Caroline Holtum in Davos, Laura Paddison in London and Jennifer Kho in New York

24, Jan, 2014 @11:31 PM

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