Reviving jobs, growth and role of women tops agenda for global elite in Davos

  • The New Age - 21 January 2013

Reviving the global economy and the conflicts in Syria and Mali will top the agenda as world leaders and business chiefs meet this week in the Swiss ski resort of Davos for its annual gathering of international power brokers.

About 45 heads of state or government will keep company with the 2 500 participants descending on the picturesque Alpine town for the five-day World Economic Forum starting tomorrow.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron will deliver speeches expected to focus on efforts to maintain the nascent pickup in global economic activity...read the full article and a related photo

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