US Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama meets with Iraqi President Jalal Talabani in Baghdad on July 21. Obama met with Iraqi leaders and US commanders in Baghdad after vowing to pull out US troops by mid-2010 if he wins race to the White House. (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.