Many Americans look at the Middle East primarily as a source of trouble, but it's also a land of opportunity, as C. MacLaine Kenan of Arcapita has found. The Bahrain-based private equity firm has a healthy $2.7 billion balance sheet, and has completed $18 billion in deals over the last decade.
Nicolas who? Most French business people are practically giddy over the election of Nicolas Sarkozy as their new president. A fiscal conservative, Sarkozy wants to reform the economy in part by cutting income taxes