Sunday, November 30, 2003
Honey? Have you seen my kevlar Chamber of Commerce jacket?
Yes. The investment dollars should just start rolling in:
Open for business: In a tightly guarded ceremony, the governor of Saddam Hussein's home province declared that the region was open for business and thanked foreign businessmen who attended a gathering wearing flak jackets and helmets. The visitors were invited to Tikrit in the Salahuddin province by U.S. military and Iraqi officials under tight security to attend the opening of a refurbished building that will serve as a business center for potential investors. "I hope you'll take the idea of Salahuddin being unsafe out of your minds," said Gov. Hussein Jassim al-Jbouri, adding the region is "safe more than 100 percent
Executive recruiters from Phillip Morris have their eye on Mr. Jassim al-Jobouri. They like the cut of his jib....