Tycoon


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Tycoon

A very wealthy businessperson, especially one who made his/her fortune in a single industry. For example, one may be called an oil tycoon or a steel tycoon.
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The compilers of the rich list say many tycoons in China have seen their personal fortunes diminish over the past year due to the global economic slowdown and tougher trading conditions at home.
A source said: "It's early days yet for Tycoon so at the moment we have no plans to move it."
Tycoon, usually distinguished as "the prominent industrialist," was distinguished by his follow travelers on this trip as "the man who gave up his lower to the Lady with the baby." It was a new experience, and Mr.
Both versions of Monopoly Tycoon are licensed by HPG, the licensing arm of gaming brand Hasbro Inc (NYSE:HAS).
As a management game, Zoo Tycoon 2 is pretty much the standard fare.
Microsoft's "Zoo Tycoon 2" cranks up the excitement, challenge and fun of building the ultimate zoo, with 30 animals in incredible detail with more fun animations and a dazzling array of building tools and objects, including easier terrain-altering options, scenery, foliage, themed buildings, animal shelters and moats.
America's richest tycoons increased their personal wealth over the past 12 months after a two-year decline, according to Forbes magazine's annual snapshot of America's super-wealthy.
Now the tycoon, who once boasted he loved moving house so much he had done it 14 times, is making his biggest move yet - Down Under.
Moreover, Wyman says, almost half of the companies with a very high Tycoon Index have defaulted.
NEW YORK-Tycoon Enterprises and Promos Latin America have joined forces to form Tycoon Latin America, a business venture created to service the needs of international licensors interested in introducing their products to the Latin market.
Mexico City-based Tycoon Enterprises, Buenos Aires-based International Merchandising Corp.(IMC) and Sao Paulo-based Redibra Marketing and Licensing Services say the coordination among them--including a common Art Bank--will help generate first year sales increases for clients of up to 25%.
RollerCoaster Tycoon gives you a chance to call your own shots, design the scariest rides, the most challenging and exciting roller coasters, and the best award-winning amusement park ever.