Connect with us

Elon Musk Overtakes Bill Gates To Become 2nd Richest In The World

Piroll

Published

on

Follow
FOREIGN NEWS: Elon Musk Overtakes Bill Gates To Become 2nd Richest In The World [New Foreign News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl

The SpaceX and Tesla CEO; Elon Musk has now surpassed Bill Gates to become the world’s second-richest person as Tesla’s market cap inches closer to $500 billion

The billionaire Tesla CEO Elon Musk has now leapfrogged Bill Gates to grab the world’s second-richest ranking.



Musk’s net worth swelled by more than $7.2 billion on November 23, driven by another surge in the Tesla share price.

In January 2020, he ranked 35th, but the tremendous rise in Tesla’s share price has helped him gain ground and surpass other billionaires in the world.

Since the beginning of this year, the members of the Bloomberg Index have collectively gained 23% — or $1.3 trillion.

Elon Musk owns: Tesla- Electric Vehicles, SpaceX- Space Travel, The Boring Company Hyperloop- Underground tunnel loop travel. (Over 1000km/hr) and Starlink- Low-cost internet for Africa, developing countries and rural communities. He is the ex founder of the popular international payment platform - PayPal.


Click Here To Comment




Piroll
 

Piroll is a creative writer, social-political commentator, socio-researcher, and sports analyst. He holds certificates in media management and data journalism from the Thomas Foundation Institute of Journalism. He works as a... Read More

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Be first to comment


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Foreign News

Elon Musk has Finally bought Twitter

Victorious

Published

on

FOREIGN NEWS: Elon Musk has Finally bought Twitter [New Foreign News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Elon Musk bought Twitter for $44 billion on Monday, according to the company, giving the world's richest person control of one of the world's most influential social media sites—which serves as a platform for political leaders, a sounding board for experts across industries, and an information hub for millions of everyday users.According to a press release, Twitter will become a private corporation under the terms of the agreement, with stockholders receiving $54.20...
Continue Reading

Foreign News

Elon Musk Loses Over $20 Billion After Canceling Bitcoin Payment Mode

Piroll

Published

on

FOREIGN NEWS: Elon Musk Loses Over $20 Billion After Canceling Bitcoin Payment Mode [New Foreign News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
The world second richest man; Elon Musk’s net worth has reportedly taken a massive hit following his appearance on Saturday Night Live. During the show, the Tesla CEO joked that Dogecoin is a "hustle," resulting in a 35% drop in its value and subsequently announced that his company; Tesla wouldn't be accepting bitcoin as a payment mode. He writes then that “Tesla has suspended vehicle purchases using Bitcoin," Musk said. "We are concerned about rapidly increasing us...
Continue Reading

Foreign News

Elon Musk Names Child X Æ A-12

Piroll

Published

on

NEWS: Elon Musk Names Child X Æ A-12 [New Foreign News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
The American billionaire and CEO Space X Elon Musk who announced the birth of his son on Monday has now given the child a 'weird' name.He posted that the child would be called X Æ A-12 Musk and his girlfriend later offered an explanation to her followers on social media.The name X Æ A-12 has been trending on Twitter with many asking how the name will be pronounced.Many people questioned whether he was being serious or not concerning the weird name.However, Grimes, r...
Continue Reading

Latest


Download Naijacrawl App today

Fastest way to read on the go

Download the Naijacrawl App.