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*Billionaire Bill Gates invests in plant protein companies. WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Oct 13- Some major North American meat producers are clearing room on their plates for plant-based substitutes, hedging their bets as consumer tastes shift and high-tech startups seek to create meat alternatives that taste like the real thing. The trend was highlighted on Monday...
Manhattan Beach, California- based Beyond Meat sells plant-based burger patties, heat-and-eat meals and non-GMO soy and pea protein frozen foods at grocery chains such as Whole Foods Market Inc, Publix, Albertsons Cos Inc's Safeway. Other investors in the company include Bill Gates, the Humane Society of the United States, General Mills Inc's venture capital...
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DUBAI, Oct 2- Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Holding, the investment firm owned by billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, said on Sunday it had sold the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto for a gross price of 225 million Canadian dollars. The property was sold to family investment vehicles related to Shahid Khan, Pakistani-American founder of automobile parts maker...
MADRID, Oct 1- Amancio Ortega, Europe's richest man and founder of global fashion group and Zara owner Inditex, has bought one of Madrid's most famous skyscrapers for 490 million euros through his property investment arm, a source said. Pontegadea Inmobiliaria declined to comment on the reported purchase of the tower- known as " Cepsa Tower" after the oil refiner...
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SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 21- Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan on Wednesday pledged more than $3 billion toward a plan to "cure, prevent or manage all disease within our children's lifetime." The event was attended by business and political luminaries including former Microsoft Corp Chairman Bill Gates, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee...
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