Current Affairs Global - 22 January 2014

1. The annual World Economic Forum 2014 started today at Davos in which business and political leaders gathered to discuss about the strength of the global economic recovery. About 2,500 chief executives, government leaders, economists and scientists started the four-day forum in the Swiss ski resort of Davos to discuss not only ways to leave the crisis years behind for good but also how to tackle lingering problems such as growing inequalities, youth unemployment and ageing societies.