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Melinda Gates began divorce moves at time Bill’s meetings with Jeffrey Epstein revealed
Wife of world’s fourth-richest man explored options almost two years ago, roughly at time sex criminal Epstein died in jail
Melinda Gates had been seeking a divorce from Bill since 2019 after his meetings with Jeffrey Epstein became public, the WSJ reports
Bill and Melinda Gates have been married for 27 years and announced their split on May 3. Melinda was reportedly seeking divorce since at least 2019.
Pfizer’s obscene $900m profit from its Covid vaccine in just three months proves capitalism and public health are bad bedfellows
The US pharmaceutical giant cashing in on a pandemic that has killed 3.2m people while failing to help the world’s poor is morally indefensible, and illustrates the corrupt nature of monopoly medicine.
Gates Divorce Shakes World's Biggest Family Philanthropy Engine
The news of Bill and Melinda Gates divorce has sent a shock wave through the world of philanthropy.
5 Of The Most Expensive Divorces Before Bill-Melinda Gates Split
With an estimated $130 billion in assets, Bill and Melinda Gates will surely be among the top contenders for the costliest divorces ever
Billionaire divorce club: the most expensive splits of all time
Super settlements and high-powered lawyers - Bill and Melinda Gates have joined the world’s most exclusive set, says Suzannah Ramsdale
Attorneys in Gates divorce also worked on Bezos split
Two of attorneys on opposite sides of the divorce case of Bill and Melinda Gates also represented the two opposing sides in the 2019 divorce case involving Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his ex-wife MacKenzie Scott.
Bill Gates transferred Melinda $1.8B in stock via his investment firm
An investment firm run by Bill Gates has transferred billions in stock to his soon-to-be ex-wife Melinda.
Grab: How an Uber killer became a powerful Asian super-app
When Microsoft's Bill Gates said in 1994 that "banking is necessary, banks are not", financiers and analysts alike dismissed the claims as the wild musings of an over-imaginative techie.
Bill and Melinda Gates are ending their 27-year marriage. Here's how the Microsoft cofounder spends his $129 billion fortune, from a luxury-car collection to incredible real estate.
Bill Gates and Melinda Gates have been married for nearly 27 years and have three children together.
Inside the life of Bill Gates' daughter Jennifer, an elite equestrian who stands to inherit 'a minuscule portion' of her father's $130 billion fortune
Bill Gates' eldest daughter, Jennifer, recently gave an interview discussing growing up enormously wealthy. Take a look inside her life.
Bill and Melinda Gates are getting divorced. Here's a look inside their 27-year marriage, from meeting at work, to having 3 kids, to spending $45 billion on philanthropy.
Bill and Melinda Gates are worth over $100 billion and raised three kids during their 27 year long marriage.
Bill and Melinda Gates announce split
Bill and Melinda Gates announced Monday they are getting divorced after 27 years of marriage. The pair will continue to work together at their shared foundation.
This April Dubai gets creative, London theatres prepare to open and Gates tackles emissions
Dubai gets a helping hand from the creative economy strategy, theatres in London see light at the end of the tunnel as they prepare to re-open and Bill Gates urges more to be done about carbon emissions - That's April's business outlook.
Joe Biden's made-for-TV inauguration celebration was bankrolled by dozens of corporations who do business with government
President Joe Biden's inaugural committee collectively raised eight-figures from dozens of corporations, many of which do business with government.
Bitcoin Mining Might Prevent China From Reaching Environmental Goals
Bitcoin has been recently criticised for its carbon footprint due to the cryptocurrency’s high energy consumption, with even Bill Gates weighing in on the matter, calling it “not like a great climate thing."
Why Hong Kong’s richest man is shifting his money into green investments
The city’s best known tycoon Li Ka-shing is diverting more of his money towards sustainability projects, the latest being a hydrogen fuel start-up.
Bezos, Musk top Forbes' record-setting billionaire list
Forbes’ annual world’s billionaires list includes a record-breaking 2,755 billionaires, with Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos topping it for the fourth consecutive year, the media company said on Tuesday.
This Amazon-backed startup is trying to save the planet one motor at a time
Turntide Technologies is on a mission to save the planet, one motor at a time.
Post-Covid era can’t start when we don’t trust each other
Low trust in government hobbles our response to the pandemic, which further dampens trust, creating a vicious circle. But Hong Kong is not alone in its struggle to return to normalcy.
Bill Gates-Backed Project Aims to Сool the Planet With Tonnes of Chalk Dust
The Microsoft co-founder, who has donated about $50 billion to various charitable causes, considers climate change one of the most acute problems humanity is facing and has spearheaded several initiatives on research and development of c...
Elon Musk is trying to win China back
Elon Musk's Tesla has endured a rough couple of months in China. Now he's working overtime to win Beijing back.
US crowd-safety firm Evolv to go public in $1.7 billion SPAC deal
Evolv is backed by investors including Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and venture capital firm General Catalyst
Microsoft Founder Bill Gates Says Android Crushes Apple - via an iPhone App
Bill Gates let on that he preferred phones running the Android operating system to Apple's iOS because they often came pre-installed with software from Microsoft, the Big Tech giant he founded back in 1975.
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