Tag: 2011

Kazakhstan: Workers’ Unions Under Attack

Kazakhstan: Workers’ Unions Under Attack

Kazakhstan’s economy is fueled by large reserves of natural resources like oil and gas. But despite significant economic development over the last decade, Kazakhstan has long been a country of quiet repression. The government has strict controls over…

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Davos Annual Meeting 2011 – The Future of Employment

Davos Annual Meeting 2011 – The Future of Employment

Male Speaker: Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the CNBC Debate “The West Isn’t Working.” Please switch off your phones. We are ready to begin. This debate is being televised by CNBC, and your presence is considered your consent…

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Ngati Hine’s Sir Ralph Norris wins top Maori business award

Ngati Hine’s Sir Ralph Norris wins top Maori business award

An award first presented seven years ago to honour excellence of Maori in business. The Outstanding Maori Business Leader for 2010 went to Sir Ralph Norris of Ngati Hine and the research company for the Pink and White…

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Global Leadership Fellows – Columbia University 2011

Global Leadership Fellows – Columbia University 2011

Irwin Mendelssohn: My name is Irwin Mendelssohn, I work for the World Economic Forum out of our New York offices and I’m part of Global Leadership Fellows Program. Ramya Krishnaswamy: I’m Ramya Krishnaswamy. I’m a Project Manager of…

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