Amazon’s Jeff Bezos becomes world’s richest person

This combination of pictures created on July 27, 2017 shows a June 17, 2014 photo of Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos (L)in Seattle, Washington and a February 16, 2017 photo of Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Bill Gates in Brussels. / AFP / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / David Ryder AND EMMANUEL DUNAND

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 28, 2017, on page 10.




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