Davos - World Economic Forum


  • Bartiromo In Davos: Coke CEO "Drinks In" Global Growth Wednesday, 24 Jan 2007 | 4:26 PM ET

    Coca-Cola  may be the best known and widely sold commercial brand in the world. So when the company CEO speaks--a lot of people listen. CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo conducted a rare interview with Coke CEO E. Neville Isdell at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Bartiromo asked Isdell a range of questions ranging from how he plans to combat rising soda prices to how he plans to further grow the company on a global level.

  • Survey: CEO Outlook Brighter Worldwide Wednesday, 24 Jan 2007 | 11:30 AM ET

    Chief executives worldwide expect growth in markets such as Brazil, China, India and Russia to keep increasing and are optimistic about higher revenues at their companies, but they are concerned about over-regulation and finding enough skilled workers.

  • Lehman, E-Trade Execs Offer Global Outlook Wednesday, 24 Jan 2007 | 11:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo talks to Lehman Brothers Vice Chairman Tom Russo and E-Trade Financial CEO Mitch Caplan about global issues affecting the financial services sector.

  • Davos Kicks Off with Environmental Focus, Unexpected Snow Wednesday, 24 Jan 2007 | 9:55 AM ET

    Reporters expecting to link global warming to a snow-free Davos had to change plans quickly as the winter weather finally arrived at the Swiss ski resort. But despite the cold conditions, the overall tone is bullish at the World Economic Forum so far. And being a bear can have adverse consequences.

  • Welcome to Heard In Davos: WEF '07 Anticipated Tuesday, 23 Jan 2007 | 12:37 PM ET

    Another year another WEF. Another chance to experience the almost surreal meet of the world's most powerful people. A meet where any pretence that business, academia, economics and politics are separate entities is dropped. As a journalist I get unparalleled access to almost everyone who is currently espousing the latest ideas of how to make us all better off and who is equally telling us how to avoid up-coming disasters.