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Nepal 'noodle king' finds recipe for riches

Tycoon turns "Wai Wai" noodles into corporate empire, becoming Nepal's first person on Forbes rich list.

Last Modified: 29 Mar 2013 10:51
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Binod Chaudhary turned noodles into a multi-million dollar business, becoming the first Nepalese citizen to make it into the Forbes magazine richest people list.

Chaudhary tells how he found the recipe for his fortune in one of the world's poorest, war-ridden nations.

Al Jazeera's Subina Shrestha reports from Kathmandu.

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