By Felix Abt
In 2002, the Swiss strength corporation ABB appointed Felix Abt its kingdom director for North Korea. The Swiss Entrepreneur lived and labored in North Korea for seven years, one of many few international businessmen there. After the adventure, Abt felt forced to put in writing A Capitalist in North Korea to explain the multifaceted society he encountered.
North Korea, on the time, was once seriously sanctioned by means of the UN which made it super tough to do enterprise. but he came across that it used to be a spot the place cosmetic surgery and South Korean television dramas have been wildly well known and the place he hardly ever had to stroll greater than a block to snatch a short hamburger. He was once heavily monitored and as soon as confronted accusations of spying, but he realized that younger North Koreans are hopeful—signing up for enterprise classes in anticipation of a brighter, extra open, destiny. In A Capitalist in North Korea, Abt stocks those and lots of different strange proof and insights approximately one of many world's so much secretive nations.
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Capitalist in North Korea: My Seven Years in the Hermit Kingdom by Felix Abt