Bill Gates, former Microsoft CEO and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has unseated Jeff Bezos as the richest person on the planet. Photo: Xinhua

How Bill Gates overtook Jeff Bezos to become world’s richest man, again

Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates has made nearly US$20 billion so far in 2019 alone – while Jeff Bezos has lost US$16 billion, pushing the Amazon CEO back to second place on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index

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Bill Gates, former Microsoft CEO and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has unseated Jeff Bezos as the richest person on the planet. Photo: Xinhua
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These four entrepreneurs may all have billions in the bank – but Jack Ma, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett have something else in common: they all drive modest motors.

No supercars please, we’re rich: Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Ma and 7 more billionaires who choose to drive cheap, modest cars

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Ma might have made billions in the tech revolution – but they all choose to drive the most modest motors (some of the time, at least)

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These four entrepreneurs may all have billions in the bank – but Jack Ma, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett have something else in common: they all drive modest motors.
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