Davos Notebook

Stingy Italians

January 29, 2010

berluscoiA black mark for Italy in the doing-good stakes.

Bill Gates, the world’s richest man, took a swipe at the Italian government in Davos for being “uniquely stingy” when it comes to foreign aid.

Africa needs to bargain more

January 29, 2010

africaAfrica is one area we at Reuters is focusing at this year’s Davos (click for our special report)