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Malawian teacher Nellie Kumambala says that she pays taxes on her miniscule salary ' and wonders why the world's richest people are allowed to get away with not paying their fair share

Davos forum shows that we need to share out the wealth – Jamie Livingstone

This week political and ­business elites have been gathering in Davos, ­Switzerland for their annual ­festival of wealth – otherwise known as the World Economic Forum. Some attendees will undoubtedly be ­feeling particularly pleased with ­themselves. As a startling new report by Oxfam revealed on Monday, billionaire ­fortunes increased by 12 per cent last year. That’s an eyewatering $2.5 billion a day.

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