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Jeff Bezos cashes in another $990 mn Amazon shares

From the 530,000 Amazon shares that Bezos sold early this month, he will net an estimated $750 million in cash after taxes, Forbes.com reported.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

Space exploration critical for our survival: Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos envisions creating enormous space colonies in close proximity to Earth, as a way of expanding humanity to a trillion people.

Jul 18, 2019, 15:58 PM IST

Jeff Bezos world's richest person in Bloomberg Billionaires Index

The list of Bloomberg Billionaire index includes 18 Indians, and is topped by Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani at rank 13.

Jul 17, 2019, 12:55 PM IST

Jeff Bezos buying prime Manhattan properties for $80mn

The recently-divorced 55-year-old multi-billionaire is purchasing the top floors of a NoMad apartment building, the New York Post reported on Tuesday.

Jun 05, 2019, 15:15 PM IST

MacKenzie Bezos to give half of $37 bn alimony to charity

The Bezos couple finalised their divorce in April in what was reported as the biggest divorce settlement in history entitling MacKenzie Bezos to Amazon stocks worth around $36 billion to $37 billion.

May 29, 2019, 16:15 PM IST

Amazon facial recognition ban won just 2 per cent of shareholder vote

Some 2.4per cent of votes were in favour of the ban. A second proposal that called for a study of the extent to which Amazon`s "Recognition" service harmed civil rights and privacy garnered 27.5 percent support.

May 25, 2019, 09:53 AM IST

Elon Musk mocks Bezos' moon, space colony plans

Amazon CEO Bezos had described his vision of humans living on miles-long, orbiting space stations called "O`Neill colonies", named after physicist Gerard O`Neill, who first floated the concept.

May 24, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Walmart responds to Bezos with tweet asking Amazon to pay taxes

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos on Thursday challenged retailers to hike their minimum wages to $16 an hour, prompting a comeback from Walmart Inc which asked its rivals to pay taxes.

Apr 12, 2019, 06:20 AM IST

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's ex-wife MacKenzie Bezos joins Twitter, confirms divorce

The ex-Mrs Bezos wrote in her first tweet that she is grateful to have finished the process of dissolving her marriage with Jeff, the Amazon CEO. 

Apr 05, 2019, 21:27 PM IST

Jeff Bezos keeps 75% shares, Amazon voting power in divorce settlement

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will retain voting control of his entire $143 billion stake in the company under a divorce settlement with his wife, MacKenzie Bezos, who will own 25 percent of those shares, the couple said on Thursday, removing uncertainty over control of the online retailer.

Apr 05, 2019, 06:33 AM IST

Saudi Arabia denies any link to coverage of Jeff Bezos' extramarital affair

Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has alluded to Saudi Arabia's displeasure at the Bezos-owned Washington Post`s coverage of the murder of its columnist and Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Feb 11, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Jeff Bezos' $69 billion likely alimony to wife MacKenzie more than GDP of over 100 countries

Jeff Bezos' fortune =has soared as high as $160 billion thanks to his stake in Amazon.

Jan 11, 2019, 11:34 AM IST

Most expensive celebrity divorce: Here's how much world's richest man Jeff Bezos will pay his wife as alimony

Bezos may have to pay nearly half his fortune to his wife MacKenzie.

Jan 11, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

Revealed! Why world's richest person Jeff Bezos is seeking divorce from his wife

Jeff is reportedly having a secret affair with Lauren Sanchez.

Jan 10, 2019, 12:03 PM IST

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie set to divorce

Jeff Bezos, 54, is the world`s richest person, with a fortune that has soared to more than $160 billion thanks to his stake in Amazon. He has been married for 25 years.

Jan 09, 2019, 21:22 PM IST

Amazon's Jeff Bezos says Donald Trump should be 'glad' of media scrutiny

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said on Thursday the company would announce a decision on where it will build a second headquarters before the end of the year, and also said that President Donald Trump is wrong to "attack the media."

Sep 14, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

Photo Gallery: 5 things to know about world's richest man Jeff Bezos

Since June 1 this year, his wealth has grown more than USD 5 billion.

Jul 19, 2018, 11:28 AM IST

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest man

Bezos' wealth has grown more than USD 5 billion since June 1 to beat Bill Gates, the principal founder of Microsoft Corporation, who is the second-richest man in the world with USD 92.9 billion.

Jun 19, 2018, 06:37 AM IST

Jeff Bezos thanks users on Amazon India's 5th Anniversary, offers cashback online

Bezos has committed an investment of USD 5 billion in the Indian market.

Jun 06, 2018, 12:26 PM IST

Yeh akkha India jaanta hai, hum tumpe marta hai: Amazon woos its customer in style, leaves her in splits

Amazon was founded on July 5, 1994, and it is the largest Internet retailer in the world as measured by revenue and market capitalisation.

Apr 21, 2018, 18:25 PM IST