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Alaska Natives look to the world for business ideas

The Alaska Federation of Natives is sponsoring a conference that brings international business leaders to Alaska.

The Leadership Forum started on Thursday and ends today. It aims to tap into the experience of world business experts in hopes of spurring development in rural villages without sacrificing Native culture.

Topics at the forum included high-speed Internet, lowering the cost of energy and Alaska Native corporation contracting. The contracting panel, which continues today, was popular, The Anchorage Daily News reported.

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AFN looks to world for development ideas (The Anchorage Daily News 7/7)

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