Kerry urges governments to boost refugee aid by 30 per cent

Countries around the world should increase their donations for refugee aid by 30 per cent to tackle the unprecedented global refugee crisis, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday at the...

Schaeuble: EU must invest billions in countries of refugee origins

EU countries should spend billions of euros to build up crisis countries in order to reduce the flow of refugees to Europe, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said Thursday at the World...

IMF chief urges Beijing to improve communication on economic policy

The Chinese government must become better at explaining its economic moves to the world, International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde said Thursday.

World Economic Forum in facts and numbers

DEBATES: Spanning over 100 pages, the programme deals with conflicts and new global challenges. This year's motto: "The fourth industrial revolution."

North Korean foreign minister disinvited from World Economic Forum

The organizers of the World Economic Forum in Davos have withdrawn their invitation to the North Korean foreign minister following last week's nuclear test.