- a mountain resort in Switzerland: winter sports, site of the Parsenn ski run. Pop: 11 417 (2000). Height: about 1560 m (5118 ft)Romansch name: Tarau
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Andrew still plans to fly to Davos in Switzerland for the World Economic Forum on January 21, representing the British government.From Playboy Prince to Dirty Old Man?
January 5, 2015
As sometime Davos attendee Bill Clinton once said, “Explanation is eloquence.”Obama Wants to Fight Income Inequality…With More Free Trade?
January 27, 2014
“This is a time bomb which preoccupies us most,” he told a panel at Davos.The Penny-Ante Syria Talks
January 27, 2014
I moderated a Davos panel with several Arab officials, including Egyptian Minister of Finance Ahmed Galal.Income Inequality Was Quickly Forgotten at Davos
January 26, 2014
The conventional wisdom around Davos is that they are, if not the has-beens, then at least the disappointment of the decade.At Davos 2014, The Gods Of Mischief Rule
January 21, 2014
He ought to have been hung for marrying, but I've got to send them all to Davos this winter.Marriage la mode
Mrs. Humphry Ward
Delphine and her husband are settled at Davos, and he is beginning to improve.The Lady of the Basement Flat
Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Davos had had the dignity of its purpose; it had set out to heal.
Not that I think he needs to go to Davos for a moment, mind you.
They were with him in boyhood at Colinton; they were with him in maturity at Davos; and they were in at the death.Faces in the Fire
Frank W. Boreham