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Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

...analyst Theodore Karasik. "The battlefield is very fluid."At a meeting of top Arab officials sponsored by the World Economic Forum in Jordan last weekend, there was a strong sense that the coalition must reassess if it hopes to a avoid a protracted...
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Violinist Midori to perform Tuesday in Juneau

...believes in the power of music to change lives. Her contributions have been recognized by groups including the World Economic Forum, which honored her with the Crystal Award in 2012; the Kennedy Center, which awarded her a Gold Medal in the...
Local | Art
Fall Arts Preview

...Midori's makes recital, chamber music, and concerto appearances throughout the world. Her honors include the World Economic Forum's Crystal Award; election to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences; an honorary doctorate in music...
Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

...hoped to showcase the country's emergence as Africa's largest economy as it hosted the Africa meeting of the World Economic Forum, the continent's version of Davos. That meeting is ongoing in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, which also has...
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Hawaii, Alaska, territories team up on Jones Act

...investigation of the economic impact of the Jones Act, Puerto Rico Sen. Rossana Lopez Leon said. Studies by the World Economic Forum and Federal Reserve Bank in New York have concluded that the Jones Act hinders economic development in the commonwealth...
State | AK legislature
Russia's twisted 'rule of law'

...modernization and high-tech innovation - might improve the legal climate. Almost four years ago at the Davos World Economic Forum, I asked Medvedev - a former law professor - whether he believed in "rule of law" or "rule by law," meaning...
This Day in History

...In 2002, President Bush proposed a $2.13 trillion budget, including billions for fighting terrorism. The World Economic Forum concluded five days of meetings in New York. Former Enron chairman and chief executive Kenneth Lay resigned from...
The US still has a promising future

...stated above, along with the relative openness of our society and the dependability of our legal systems, the World Economic Forum still put the U.S. at No. 4 in its World Competitiveness Ranking for 2010. The countries ahead of the U.S...
Commwealth Games woes could prompt reform in India

...spectacle is impossible for Singh, his nation's people and the high-profile entrepreneurs who congregate at World Economic Forum confabs in Davos, Switzerland. India has much potential, and its economy may even outpace China's in the years...
STEM and the economy directly tied to the ability of our public schools to adequately prepare all of our children in STEM." The World Economic Forum's Global Competitiveness Report from 2006-2007 showed the United States' rank in national competitiveness...


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