07/02/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Barbie Survives Recession: Store Opens In China, The First Of Its Kind (VIDEO)

China's economic resilience during the global downturn is attracting a growing number of American companies.

One of them is the toymaker Mattel, maker of the Barbie doll, which has opened the world's first ever Barbie store in Shanghai.

Al Jazeera's Melissa Chan reports from the Chinese city.


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