Kuwaitis voted in a parliamentary election on Saturday that they hoped would bring in fresh faces able to bury political feuds and push through economic reforms. Here Kuwaiti policemen salute Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah (2nd-R) as he tours a polling station in Jahra, 40 kilometres south of Kuwait City, on May 17. (Getty Images)
From underwater mining to luxury yachts, Mohammed Al Barwani has interests in a staggering range of industries. The chairman of MB Holding explains how he built the firm from scratch to become a billion-dollar player.