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  • Infosys CEO Wants Innovation, More Veggie Options Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 7:39 AM ET

    Infosys CEO Kris Gopalakrishnan is guest blogging for CNBC.com at WEF. Here are some of his thoughts he related to us as the event gets underway, including what he hopes to see from the sessions, what his company discloses on banks and what he hopes to see at the buffet table.

  • Not Gloom, but 'Now What?': Alcatel-Lucent CEO Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 7:33 AM ET

    Alcatel-Lucent CEO Ben Verwaayen is guest blogging for CNBC.com. Here are some of his thoughts related to us on the first day at Davos, including the shift from chit-chat to note- taking, the presence of Russia and China and if executives really travel here touting cost cuts.

  • Alcatel-Lucent Talks about What to Expect from WEF Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 7:18 AM ET

    "If Davos wouldn't be there we'd have to invent it, given the circumstances we're in," Ben Verwaayen, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent, told CNBC.com.

  • The Sunny(er) Side Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 5:04 AM ET

    Mostly, it's a pretty gloomy outlook here. But sometimes, you hear from those who have a sunnier disposition, at least relatively speaking.

  • Pedometer Setback Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 4:37 AM ET

    I am very worried about my 22,000 step windfall from yesterday. My pedometer mysteriously reset itself last night and went back to zero!

  • "The US Banking System is Insolvent": Dr. Doom Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 4:36 AM ET

    That was the opinion of economist Nouriel Roubini, of RGE Monitor, who was one of the first people to predict the housing crisis, speaking to "Squawk Box Europe" this morning.

  • No One Can Beat Me Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 6:22 PM ET

    I am so winning this pedometer contest. Not because I walk more than anybody. But because security backfired!

  • Faces Of Davos: Martin Sorrell Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 3:46 PM ET

    We caught up with the head of WPP on his way to dinner. Check out his hat.

  • Lessons On The Fast Lane Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 11:16 AM ET

    Among the things I learned from covering Davos last year is that the press badge makes the journalist, not the clothing. What's more, be prepared to run, stay warm and stay on your feet.

  • Nasdaq-OMX Talks about What to Expect from WEF Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 10:03 AM ET

    "It is a wonderful opportunity for policy makers, for public and private to get together in one location and really talk and discuss what we can do, not just on a national basis but on an international global basis," Robert Greifeld, CEO of Nasdaq-OMX Group, said ahead of WEF.

  • Citigroup Gets Grounded Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 8:36 AM ET

    The financial services giant is taking a hint from George Soros, who flew "commercial" to Davos, as we previously reported.

  • Infosys Talks about What to Expect from WEF Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 5:19 AM ET

    Kris Gopalakrishnan, CEO of Infosys, considers what the main issues addressed at the conference will be and how everyone stands to benefit from the conference.

  • Read This Post ... I Buried the Lead Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 2:48 AM ET

    The movers and shakers at Davos don't travel cheap. But just one day after the news Citi has a fancy new elite private jet on the way, a billionaire investor travels commercial.

  • Davos or Bust Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 1:16 AM ET

    Everyone at Davos may be focused on the collapse of the global economy. But the conference itself is helping create a mini-boom, at least for the moment.

  • They've Got an Uphill Battle Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 7:41 PM ET

    The theme for the World Economic Forum this year is "Restoring Trust, Rebuilding Confidence." It ain't gonna be an easy sell.

  • To Go Or Not To Go Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 3:04 PM ET

    That is the question this year about Davos. In such troubled economic times, expected participants—from Wall Street To Washington—are dropping like flies.

  • US President Barack Obama won't be there, but many other major world leaders will be on hand, and policy experts say they'll have to do more than just show up if they want to jumpstart the global economy.

  • Sleeves Up, Profiles Low Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 1:32 PM ET

    The conversations on the ground in Davos, Switzerland are likely to pick up where they left off at the 2008 World Economic Forum’s annual meeting: how did we get here?

  • Charts Predict: The Best Currency for 2009 Wednesday, 24 Dec 2008 | 5:19 AM ET

    The Swiss franc is likely to shine over the next two years as other currencies are set to weaken, Christopher Locke, technical analyst at Oystertrade.com Management told CNBC.

  • Indictments Could Come in UBS Offshore Inquiry Tuesday, 11 Nov 2008 | 3:25 AM ET

    A federal investigation into UBS concerning its sale of offshore private banking services to wealthy Americans is concentrating on senior and midlevel executives and bankers, and could result in one or more indictments, people briefed on the matter said on Monday, the New York Times reported.