World Economic Forum
Oxfam has released a report ahead of the 2019 World Economic Forum meeting in Davos highlighting how low taxes on the world’s wealthiest has led to inequality that is ‘out of control’. Taxes on the super rich are at the lowest level they’ve been in decades, while hundreds of millions of children across the globe go without education and millions struggle to access healthcare, according to Oxfam. They suggest that a 0.5 percent increase in taxes on the wealthiest one percent could provide the funds to support those education and health services.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg told the world's business leaders at the virtual World Economic Forum, usually held in Davos, that the time for "small steps in the right direction" to deal with climate change is over.
The World Economic Forum is freezing all its relations with Russian entities following the invasion of Ukraine.
During a news conference at the World Economic Forum, President Trump bragged that “they don’t have the material,” seeming to refer to the documents the White House has refused to turn over to the Senate.
Trump told a gathering of the world's top businessmen in the Swiss Alps that he's led a “spectacular” turnaround of the U.S. economy.
Gary Cohn reportedly made the crack at Davos meeting.
"The Mooch" spent even less time inside the CBB house than he did at the White House.
There are hidden killers in our broken food system, says a new report released at the World Economic Forum.
Humanity needs an urgent insurance plan for survival.
"He doesn’t take any of this seriously," the former secretary of state said during a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos.