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PRIMER PLANO

El presidente de EE.UU., Donald J. Trump (c), muestra un ejemplar del periódico suizo Blick a su llegada al Centro de Congresos durante la última jornada de celebración del 48º Foro Económico Mundial de Davos (Suiza) hoy, 26 de enero de 2018. EFE/LAURENT GILLIERON

El presidente de EE.UU aprovecha su presencia en el Foro Económico de Davos para amenazar a los palestinos con retirarles las las ayudas si no aceptan negociar su "plan de paz" y para defender su política de ‘América first’ ante los líderes mundiales. 

[OP-ED]: In defense of globalization

 01/24/2017 - 14:45
The director general of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Roberto Azevedo, is speaking at a press conference held in the framework of the World Economic Forum that hosts the Alpine city of Davos, Switzerland. EFE

The World Economic Forum this year feels like an exercise in ritual self-flagellation, which -- as with the old Christian practice of fasting and whipping one’s own body -- is supposed to purify the sinful nature of man. The sin, of course, is globalization, which everyone now seems to agree has been lopsided, inequitable, and dangerous. In fact, most of the flaws attributed to globalization are actually mistakes in national policy that can be corrected.

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Fareed Zakaria

Burning Man

 12/06/2016 - 04:08

Klaus Schwab wakes up every day at 6 am, then goes swimming, has breakfast with her wife and walks 5 minutes to his office, in Geneva. An ordinary and humble routine for one of the most influent men in the world.