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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivers remarks during a dedication ceremony to mark the opening of the new campus of Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island, September 13, 2017 in New York City.

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is launching a rival to Davos — and it’s all about China

Bloomberg has called on two veteran China experts to assist him with the conference, bringing in former US Secretary of State and the father of modern Realpolitik Henry Kissinger and financial crisis-era Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson to help plan and launch the conference.
Anthony Scaramucci.

There’s been a new twist in a controversial CNN story that led to the firing of 3 journalists last year

Three CNN journalists were fired over a story the network said did not meet editorial guidelines. NYT has now confirmed key details from the story.
The Munich Security Conference in 2017.

The world’s biggest security conference is happening this weekend — and it’s more important than Davos

The Munich Security Conference is taking place on February 16-18, 2018.

The CEO of the world’s largest automotive company sees a ‘real problem’ holding companies back

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn said that replacing CEOs as soon as they miss quarterly expectations makes long-term dominance impossible.

A top Wall Street executive told us of 2 risks that could torpedo the booming global economy this year

BI PRIME: The economy is booming, but a top Wall Street executive says inflation and geopolitical flare-ups could still spoil the party.

CEO of blockchain company Chain on what everyone gets wrong about the technology

Adam Ludwin, CEO of Chain, on innovative applications of blockchain tech, linking public and private networks and the price of bitcoin.

Trump reportedly blew up at his staff aboard Air Force One after being warned against releasing the secret Russia investigation memo

The fit of anger took place on the president's return trip from Davos, and came after he heard news about comments an official made at the DOJ.
U.S. President Donald Trump attends the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos

TRUMP TO DAVOS: ‘America is open for business’

President Donald Trump took aim at globalization and free trade, favored by the ultra-wealthy Davos crowd but a frequent target of Trump's domestically.
US President Donald Trump talks to attendees after a round of meetings during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 25, 2018.

Trump is the most fawned-over Davos attendee since Angelina Jolie

"Rooms and rooms of people at Davos waiting for a brief President Trump appearance," Business Insider's Alyson Shontell reported from the scene.
Treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin on Fox News.

This whole US dollar debacle is a perfect example of what the Trump administration does best

OPINION: The Trump administration is wonderful at turning something that would be manageable for anyone competent into an unmitigated disaster.