News Tesla founder took title a week ago
Jeff Bezos has once more moved ahead of Tesla founder Elon Musk to become the world’s richest person, just a week after he was knocked off top spot.
The head of Amazon is worth an estimates 181.5 billion dollars, though his fortune fell by 1.4 billion dollars last Friday.
Incoming US President Joe Biden announced a 1.9 billion coronavirus relief package and when markets opened lower on Friday, Bezos saw Amazon‘s shares fall by just under one percent, while those of Tesla fell by more then two percent, which was enough to see the billionaires swap positions.
President of Tencent Holdings, Ma Huateng, which owns China’s largest app Weibo, increased his fortune by 6.6 billion dollars, and is now worth an estimated 62.8 billion dollars.