Bill Gates says governments and private organizations need to make "substantial investments" to prepare for a bioterrorism attack.
**HomeServices of America Inc, a unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, on Tuesday said it has purchased the Houlihan Lawrence residential real estate firm, its second foray into the New York City area this month. **German carmaker Volkswagen said it would not produce or sell any Audi cars with SAIC Motor Corp until at least 2018, seeking first to...
Jan 18- The foundation created by billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda plans to sell 60 million Class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc donated by Warren Buffett, reflecting the fellow billionaire's desire that proceeds be spent on charitable works. In a regulatory filing on Tuesday, the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation said the sales would occur from...
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 16- Just eight individuals, all men, own as much wealth as the poorest half of the world's population, Oxfam said on Monday in a report calling for action to curtail rewards for those at the top. As decision makers and many of the super-rich gather for this week's World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, the charity's report suggests the...
The Microsoft co-founder shares insights into the jobs of tomorrow.
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Rand has been dead for almost 35 years, but her novels and philosophical tracts are still top sellers, especially in the United States.
Dec 19- Asset manager Legg Mason Inc said on Monday its largest shareholder, Chinese billionaire Tianqiao Chen's Shanda Group, plans to increase its stake in the company to up to 15 percent. Shanda, which bought a 10 percent stake in Legg Mason from activist investor Trian Fund Management LP in April, had a 10.4 percent stake as of July 6. The business lured millions...
After a bruising election for tech, industry entrepreneurs and investors are finding ways to cope with a new reality.
The Microsoft co-founder tells CNBC innovation is key to making clean energy more attractive on a cost basis.
President-elect Donald Trump has an opportunity to establish "American leadership through innovation," Bill Gates tells CNBC.
Billionaire Bill Gates tells CNBC that a deterioration in trade relations with China would not be a good deal.
"Stocks are higher because of the interest rate environment," billionaire Bill Gates tells CNBC.
Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder and Breakthrough Energy Ventures co-chair, shares his thoughts on stock valuations as the Dow approaches 20,000.
Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder and Breakthrough Energy Ventures co-chair, talks about President-elect's need to avoid a tariff battle with China.
Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder and Breakthrough Energy Ventures co-chair, talks about U.S. energy policy and why it's a good opportunity to create efficient products.
Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder and Breakthrough Energy Ventures co-chair, talks about the four paths to producing cheaper energy.