Davos Notebook

All waiting for Putin

January 28, 2009

Near the VIP entrance of the congress hall here in the World Economic Forum in Davos, scores of delegates, press, aids, security guards are all waiting for the imminent arrival of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.

The shift in power from West to East

January 28, 2009

One news theme I’ve asked our journalists to be alert to this year is the shift in power and emphasis from est to East.