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Davos: have they learned anything?

Do they get it in Davos? Bankers are back, parties are back but with a jobless recovery in the West and rising staple item prices already sparking social unrest in the Arab World, François Picard’s panel argues over the right path for the world’s high and mighty.

  • Oliver GRIFFITH, Head of Communication of the International Finance Cooperation
  • Raquel GARRIDO, National Secretary in charge of international relations, Parti de Gauche (party of the left)
  • Harald HAU, Associate Professor of Finance at INSEAD
  • Raphaël KAHANE, France 24 Business Editor (By satellite from Davos, 1st part)
  • Salil SHETTY, General Secretary, Amnesty International (By satellite from Davos, 2nd part )

Program produced by Perrine Desplats and Yi Song.

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2017-10-18 Communist Party of China

One-man rule? China's Xi Jinping consolidated grip on power

Xi Jinping showing rank and file who's the boss at the opening of the 19th congress of the Chinese Communist Party, one that's to further consolidate his grip on power. Xi's...

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2017-10-17 Harvey Weinstein

France's Weinsteins: Watershed moment in fight against sexual abuse?

In France, reaction has been particularly sharp to the Harvey Weinstein scandal. On the one hand, there are the allegations of harassment, assault and rape against the movie...

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2017-10-16 Austria

Europe’s newest face: Kurz’s election win indicates rightward shift for Austria

French President Emmanuel Macron no longer holds the bragging rights to the title "Europe's fresh face". Sebastian Kurz, the 31-year-old leader of Austria's Christian Democrats...

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2017-10-12 Donald Trump

Trump takes on Tehran: What future for Iran nuclear deal?

Donald Trump calls it "The worst deal ever". The question is why is he so hell-bent on decertifying a 2015 Iran nuclear agreement when even his own cabinet seems to support it?...

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2017-10-11 Europe

Can Spain keep it together? Madrid ponders direct rule in Catalonia

Did Catalonia declare independence or not? Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has given the leader in Barcelona until next Monday to answer, dangling the threat of direct rule....

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