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  • Aftermath of the Gas Plant Siege in Algeria     Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS discusses the ground level risks that energy firms face. He says companies are taking a more disciplined and methodological approach to risk.

  • Amid the increasingly crowded space of social media and social commerce businesses, what does it take to stay on top and stand out in the tech startup arena? Brand loyalty and exclusive products, said one Silicon Valley executive to CNBC.

  • Davos: Was the Mood Too Good to Be True? Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 12:36 PM ET
    Axel Weber

    Business leaders and policymakers cautioned against complacency amid optimism that the euro zone is emerging from the crisis.

  • Worst Not Over for Europe Yet: Canada Bank Official Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 10:38 AM ET
    Incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

    Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney warned against an emerging consensus among delegates at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the worst of the euro zone debt crisis was over.

  • Europe's Crisis Not Over Say Bankers, Policymakers Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 9:33 AM ET
    Christine Lagarde at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    International bankers and finance ministers warned on Saturday that Europe's crisis was not over even though the euro currency is now stabilized.

  • Cheap Energy Luring Manufacturing Back to the US Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 3:20 AM ET
    FILE -- A  May 28, 2008 file photo shows the Dow Chemical Co. industrial site is seen in Midland, Mich.  Dow Chemical Co.‘s second-quarter net income fell 34 percent as weaker demand led to lower prices, the company reported Thursday July 26, 2012.   (AP Photo/Steven Simpkins, file)

    Corporate chieftains gathered in Davos, Switzerland this week see reason to be optimistic that the shale boom can re-industrialize the US economy and drive not only U.S. but also global growth.

  • Bill Gates: Malaria Can Be Eradicated Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 7:02 PM ET
    Bill Gates at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    Deadly diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and HIV that afflict the world's poorest the most can be eradicated, Microsoft founder Bill Gates said, but he worries austerity measures could clip some public funding.

  • RIM Will Do ‘Muhammad Ali Thing in Round 8’: CEO Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 6:29 PM ET

    "I'm very confident that we will do the Muhammad Ali thing in round 8…Wednesday is round 8," RIM's CEO said at a debate in Davos. Ali won a fight with a knockout in the eighth round.

  • Henkel CEO: Has EU Turned a Corner?     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:54 AM ET

    Henkel CEO Kasper Rorsted questions whether Europe has completely turned the corner on its economic and political woes.

  • Euro Is Probably Overvalued: Eni Chair     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    It is difficult to export and compete with the U.S. due to the high euro/dollar exchange rate, which should be around parity, says Giuseppe Recchi, chairman of Italy's Eni.

  • European Markets: DAX at Multi-Year Highs     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on today's market-moving events from Europe.

  • Yahoo's Mayer Looks for Growth in Mobile Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is confident that her company will be able to capitalize on the explosion in mobile communication, saying Yahoo will focus on strong partnerships with Apple, Google and Facebook.

  • Business Buzz: Steve Pagliuca     Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Maria Bartiromo gets the Davos buzz from Steve Pagliuca, MD at Bain Capital, on European optimism and the changing face of Russia.

  • Monte Paschi Stable After Losses: Italy Central Bank Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 10:59 AM ET
    Ignazio Visco, governor of the Bank of Italy

    Italy Central Bank Governor Ignazio Visco has told CNBC that there is no question about the stability of Italy's Monte dei Paschi bank after it suffered a $1 billion loss on derivatives trades.

  • Spain Minister Suggests No Need for Bailout Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    Spanish finance minister Luis de Guindos ruled out a full-scale bailout package on Friday, suggesting that the recession-stricken country no longer needs external aid as investors pile into Spanish debt.

  • Spain's struggling real economy lags behind improved market sentiment, says Luis de Guindos Jurado, Spain's minister of economic affairs.

  • EU Considered Freezing Britain Out of Budget Deal Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 9:28 AM ET

    The European Commission confirmed on Friday that it had looked at ways of getting a deal on the European Union's next long-term budget without British consent so as to prevent Prime Minister David Cameron from vetoing the package.

  • A police officer stands guard next to a sniper rifle atop the Congress Centre, venue of the World Economic Forum

    Activists protesting against the World Economic Forum in Davos have claimed responsibility for explosions that broke a window at a Zurich branch of Credit Suisse and blew up the postbox of the boss of commodity trader Glencore.

  • Lloyd Blankfein

    The U.S. economic environment is "very good" and the stock market's rally to multi-year highs has more room to go, Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein said on CNBC.

  • Russia Assures Investors Over Reforms at Davos Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 7:55 AM ET

    Investors worldwide continue to be skeptical towards Russia, confounded by whether real reforms will bring structural changes. During the World Economic Forum, the Russian delegation has been trying to reassure investors in order to reverse capital outflows that have reached more than $350 billion since 2007.

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