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Happy when it pours: The umbrella man of Milan

Happy when it pours: The umbrella man of Milan

Franceso Maglia's luxury umbrella company has weathered crisis after crisis
The man who established Somaliland's 'yellow cab' service

The man who established Somaliland's 'yellow cab' service

There's only one paved road and tires have to be changed every two weeks -- how one man has built a succesful taxi firm in Hargeisa
Business fashion in Asia: How to look the part

Business fashion in Asia: How to look the part

A professional look doesn't have to be dull. Fashion insiders in Asia explain how a business image can also be trendy
Fast track to the top at Tokyo's success shrine

Fast track to the top at Tokyo's success shrine

Climbing the corporate ladder with a little help from above at Atago Shrine for highfliers
Construction finally begins on Yongsan Business International District

Construction finally begins on Yongsan Business International District

"Korea's new landmark" slated for completion in 2016
Life inside the happiest company in Japan

Life inside the happiest company in Japan

Four compulsory holidays a year and the employee, rather than the customer, is always right. Here's the man behind every office worker's dream job
Restaurateurs share secrets of success in Singapore

Restaurateurs share secrets of success in Singapore

Sticking to old recipes and never revealing the secret ingredients are two ways these restaurants have thrive in the volatile local dining scene
Former Google China head reveals his secret projects

Former Google China head reveals his secret projects

After a year of mystery and concealment, Kai-Fu Lee lifts the veil on some of the exciting new projects being developed under his new company, Innovation Works
Unconventional conventions: Asia’s most intriguing trade shows of 2010

Unconventional conventions: Asia’s most intriguing trade shows of 2010

Industry expos -- from astrology to comic books and ice cream -- are open to the public and well worth visiting
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