Striking ground personnel stand next to the main arrivals and departures board at Tegel Airport on March 2, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. Over a hundred baggage handlers and ticketing agents employed by Globe Ground launched a three-and-a-half hour warning strike as part of a dispute over wages that delayed flights at Tegel. Labour union representatives warned of similar disruptions to come at Berlin's Schoenefeld Airport. (Getty Images)
Just about everything Badr Jafar touches turns to golD, formed just seven years ago, his crescent enterprises is raking in over a billion dollars in revenues and is highly profitable. But the young Emirati insists profits are just part of the plan.