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Billionaire trio unite for US immigration reform

Billionaire trio unite for US immigration reform

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 14:58

Three of the world`s richest men Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Sheldon Adelson put aside their political differences to unite in scathing condemnation of US lawmakers` failure to implement immigration reform.

Bill Gates is wealthiest living US entrepreneur

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 16:49

Warren Buffett, who at 83 is also the oldest person on the list, was ranked second with an estimated wealth of USD 64.2 billion.

Gates Foundation sells stake in Britain's G4S – report

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 23:19

Microsoft Corp co-founder Bill Gates has sold his entire stake in G4S Plc, the British security firm trying to bounce back from a series of scandals that have hurt its reputation and profits, Bloomberg News reported.

Bill Gates would 'support' Xbox sell-off: Report

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 17:50

Bill Gates has reportedly claimed that he would support an Xbox sell off if that happens.

Bill Gates could be world's first trillionaire

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 17:42

Microsoft founder Bill Gates, who currently holds the title of world's richest man with a fortune of 79.5 billion dollars, could become world's first trillionaire, according to financial forecasters.

Bill Gates on track to own no Microsoft stock in four years

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 09:21

Bill Gates, the former chief executive and chairman of Microsoft Corp, will have no direct ownership in the company he co-founded by mid-2018 if he keeps up his recent share sales.

Bill Gates, in Communist newspaper, urges more in China to help poor

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 10:56

Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Monday took to the pages of the People`s Daily, the mouthpiece newspaper of China`s ruling Communist Party, to encourage people in China to do more for the poor.

Bill Gates skeptical of $19bn Facebook-WhatsApp acquisition deal

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 21:06

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has reportedly expressed skepticism about the recent acquisition deal between Facebook and WhatsApp for an eye-popping 19 billion dollars.

Berkshire opposes dividend proposal; Buffett, Gates get pay rises

Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 23:12

Warren Buffett`s Berkshire Hathaway Inc has urged shareholders to vote against a proposal that it consider spending some of its USD 48.2 billion of cash on a "meaningful" dividend.

Bill Gates says it's ok if half of Silicon Valley startups are silly

Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 16:02

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Gates said that innovation in California was at its absolute peak right now, adding that while half the companies are silly, two-thirds of them are going to go bankrupt.

Bill Gates no fan of 'hero' Snowden

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 13:46

Gates further said that Snowden should have engaged in civil disobedience or something of that kind and should have been careful of what he released if he wanted to really improve things.

Bill Gates says Microsoft was willing to buy WhatsApp

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 09:38

Microsoft's board chairman said that the software giant was willing to buy mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp that social network site Facebook recently bought for a whopping 19 billion dollars.