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CNN Site Map for Section Business (Galleries) for December - 2012
Solar Sister is a growing network of female entrepreneurs creating access to clean energy while earning an income to support their families.
Sumi Jo performing at the Opening Ceremony of the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea in August 2011. She also performed at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and the 2002 Football World Cup in South Korea.
Lagos has become the first African city to have its own customized edition. Banana Island is the most expensive property in the game, while the floating shantytown of Makoko is the cheapest piece of real estate.
Iceland's spectacular landscape has played host to a tourism boom in recent years. The number of foreign visitors touching down in the country increased by nearly 16% last year alone.
HSBC was fined for money laundering activities tied to drug cartels in Mexico and terror-linked groups in Saudi Arabia in December 2012. .
The Corruptions Perceptions Index 2012 rated 176 countries on the openness to do business and transparency of the public sector. These countries rated the worst in this year's survey. Here Al-Shabaab recruits walk down a street in the Somalian capita
Sara Blakley is the creator of "body-shaping" underwear company Spanx. She turned a $5,000 start-up into into a multi-million dollar business -- becoming, according to Forbes, America's youngest self-made female billionaire in the process.