Swiss luxury goods group Richemont saw its shares jump after posting better than expected full-year earnings.
The company, with brands including
Refocusing on wealth management seems to have had a positive effect on UBS, the biggest Swiss bank.
In the first quarter its core division regained
$11.8 billion is the price Nestle is going to pay for US firm Pfizer’s infant nutrition business . That is about two billion more than the maximum
The shockwave sent out by the eurozone crisis is now hurting emerging economies like Brazil, Russia, and China.
These were the very economies that
The car industry is an excellent economic bellweather as its health often a reflection of consumer confidence or economic vigour. So who better to
The eurozone crisis has plunged the world’s economy into the danger zone.
Europe’s troubles are hitting the once robust growth of the big
Deals are not only sealed in private meeting rooms. A lucrative agreement can just as easily be made over a mouth-watering canapé at one of the
Adapt and protest. That is one of the messages emerging from Davos. The snow is not enough to deter the demonstrators who have built, ‘Camp Igloo’
Some blame part of the Eurozone’s woes on globalization – the interconnectedness of world economies held responsible for the downturn that’s hit so
The shrieks and cries, the swish and swirl of winter sports are the normal sounds which echo across the mountains which surround Davos. Now it is the
The World Economic Summit has opened in Davos to a background of economic and geopolitical changes.
They include a deepening debt crisis which is
Omnipresent in the background of the World Economic Forum in Davos is the sovereign debt crisis in the eurozone. The great challenge is to find the
As part of euronews’ comprehensive coverage of the World Economic Forum, our reporter in Davos, Isabelle Kumar, spoke to the event’s organiser to get
The World Economic Forum is convening after one of the most momentous years in recent history.
Some 2,600 Davos delegates are meeting under the
The chosen few get badges for Davos. Security ensures this is one party that is difficult to gatecrash; getting a ticket is not easy and it is very
Learning with animals is one educational method that can offer a sound teaching technique. But what can children learn from animals? To find out
For Switzerland, it is tough being so popular especially when investors see this small country and its currency as a refuge from the growing euro
Celebration of Girons de musique de la Glâne in Rue in Switzerland.
A medical breakthrough, developing replacement heart valves that grow with the patient, could be just a few years away.
The valves would be given
A breathtaking mountain backdrop and the big stars of classical music – that’s the Verbier Festival.
Emerging talents and a who’s who of the
Here are some extra excerpts from our interviews with the Chinese pianist Yuja Wang and the conductor Charles Dutoit. They talk to us more about the
Emotion and energy – in perfect harmony – that is what Argentinian cellist Sol Gabetta strives for when she performs. She is one of the most renowned
Here are some extracts from our interview with the Argentinean cellist Sol Gabetta. She tells us more about her private life and her relationship