Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan addresses the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

China on track for more growth, Vice-President Wang Qishan tells worried world elite in Davos as he rebukes US ‘bullying’

  • Globe’s second-biggest economy certain to deliver modest prosperity for its people by 2020, ‘optimistic’ top official says at World Economic Forum
  • Wang told world leaders that they should not ‘interfere’ in other countries’ affairs, and that nationalism, protectionism and populism are to be avoided
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Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan addresses the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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Sir David Attenborough, broadcaster and natural historian, speaks during a session at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Photo: AP

Sir David Attenborough tells World Economic Forum ‘we’re destroying the world and ourselves’

  • The famed broadcaster and natural historian urged leaders to ‘move beyond guilt or blame’ and work to reduce human-driven climate change
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Sir David Attenborough, broadcaster and natural historian, speaks during a session at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Photo: AP
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