The world’s economic elite are meeting in Switzerland for their annual conference on the challenges facing the world economy. Participants tell DW tackling income inequality is top of the docket.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has hailed the benefits of globalization, stressing that free trade is a "precondition of fair trade." Li also said China can control growing financial risks and hit this year's growth targets.
Fifty young people - all under the age of 30 - have been invited to this year's World Economic Forum. They want to make an impact and be disruptive - in the business sense.
Leadership and inclusion have been the main topics at the 27th World Economic Forum on Africa. The meeting aimed to design policies allowing everyone to benefit from economic growth, says DW's Manuela Kasper-Claridge.
Demonstrators clashed with police in Buenos Aires as the city came to an utter standstill during a 24-hour general strike. Workers feel that the free market policies of President Macri have exacerbated income inequality.
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