The World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East kicked off in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, on Sunday. US President George W. Bush addressed the forum during the opening session. During his speech, Bush sought to reassure sceptical Arabs he is committed to securing a deal on Palestinian statehood before he leaves office. (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.