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Trade war pushes China charm offensive over free-trade credentials. Beijing will seek to outline its stance at next week’s ‘Summer Davos.’ (SCMP)
Việt Nam shines despite trade war risks. Coverage from the World Economic Forum’s ASEAN meeting. (CNBC)
Rohingya Crisis ‘Could Have Been Handled Better,’ Aung San Suu Kyi Says. More coverage from the World Economic Forum’s ASEAN meeting. (New York Times)
Burberry to stop burning clothes. Cites Forum research on pollution from fashion. (Business Insider)
Arab world must accelerate reforms. Coverage of Forum Arab World Competitiveness Report. (arabianbusiness.com)