Australian billionaire unveils plans to build ‘Titantic II’ cruise ship
Australian mining tycoon Clive Palmer unveils plans for a 'Titanic II' near-replica cruise ship at a news conference at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on February 26, 2013 in New York City. Palmer said Titanic II would sail on her maiden passenger voyage from Southampton to New York in late 2016. (Getty Images)
Twenty years ago the Dubai-based business tycoon watched his parents flee the Rwanda genocide having lost everything — again. Today, the company he started to help get his family back on their feet is a monstrous conglomerate in 22 African countries.