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Genomatica recognised a pioneer by World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum (WEF) recognizes Genomatica as technology pioneer for biobased chemical production processes at large

Genomatica headquartered in San Diego (USA) announced it has been named a 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) Technology Pioneer. 595 more words

The World still fears fiscal crises (and much else)

Last week, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published its Global Risk Report for 2014/15. The report is an exercise conducted by the WEF since 2006, but this year’s issue is particularly interesting because it adopts an historical perspective, offering very interesting insights on how the world has changed in respondents’ eyes and concerns. 1,047 more words


Perry Begins Economic Mission To Japan, China

TOKYO (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is opening a Texas economic mission to Japan and China as he continues to bolster his foreign policy chops for a possible second presidential run. 202 more words


GCI : Global Competitiveness Index.

When:- GCI is published by world economic forum every year.

What:- Tells about productivity of country which eventually tells prosperity.

How:- By set of institutions, policies and factors affecting productivity. 54 more words


Aging roads, rails pull down Canada's competitiveness ranking

Canada’s aging roads and rail systems are leaving the country at a disadvantage when it comes to competing with other nations.

Canada ranks 15th on this year’s Global Competitiveness Report by the World Economic Forum. 247 more words


Moving toward resilience at IDRC 2014 in Davos, Switzerland

The 5th International Conference for Disaster and Risk IDRC 2014 was a terrific success.  The IDRC is a critical event for the global movement for disaster risk reduction.   232 more words

Canada slips in WEF competitiveness ranking as Switzerland, Singapore, U.S. take top spots

GENEVA — The United States’ competitiveness among global economies has risen to the No. 3 spot behind Switzerland and Singapore in rankings published annually by the World Economic Forum… 336 more words