Amazon’s Bezos outlines philanthropic vision while taking on Trump
16 September 2018 | 12:00 pm
Bloomberg's Spencer Soper and Naomi Nix discuss Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos' philanthropic vision and his criticisms of federal government.
19 Feb 2020
While the Bezos Earth Fund initiative was applauded by many, critics have questioned Amazon's support for oil and gas businesses. He is following a similar path to fellow moguls like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett.
Magu: VP Yemi Osinbajo's lawyer writes IGP, demands probe of 4bn allegation, Jeff Bezos' net worth now $180 Billion
9 Jul 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Friday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Friday.
13 Jul 2020
Jeff Bezos has set a new record for the world's richest person after shares of Amazon hit an all-time high last week, pushing the company's market capitalization to $1.54 trillion.
2 Sep 2020
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth has rocketed to $200 billion, making him the first person to ever reach this level of wealth.
4 Dec 2020
Protesters gather outside Jeff Bezos' Fifth Avenue apartment in Manhattan, to demand better pay and protection for workers, and to gift him a "Pandemic Profiteer Award", for the "most money made during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic."
4 Feb 2021
Bezos, who founded the firm almost 30 years ago, will be replaced by Andy Jassy. The 57-year-old Amazon CEO is worth almost $200 billion and wants to focus more on other projects, such as his media and space programs.
10 Feb 2021
Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon chief executive
7 Jun 2021
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday.
14 Jun 2021
The Amazon founder's trip to outer space next month could kick off the age of space tourism. Many options will be available — if you can afford them.
20 Jun 2021
Bezos, the owner of the Blue Origin space travel company, will venture beyond Earth's atmosphere on the New Shepard spacecraft next month.
15 Jun 2021
A mystery bidder pays $28 million at auction for a seat alongside Jeff Bezos on board the first crewed spaceflight of the billionaire's company Blue Origin next month.
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U.S., British embassy pride flags fly in face of Russia 'gay propaganda' law
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Carson Pickett became the first player with a limb difference to play for the United States women's soccer team on Tuesday.
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Google uses unclear language and deceptive designs that trick users into agreeing to give up their data, EU watchdogs have said. The tech company has two other pending antitrust suits in the EU.