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Billionaire Maezwa Top Japan most followed twitter ranking twitter rankings

Billionaire Maezawa tops Japan’s most followed Twitter rankings

01 January, 2020 5:46 pm 5:46 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – Fashion billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has became Japan’s most followed Twitter account, the social network said, boosted by a $9 million giveaway to his followers. Maezawa’s 7.2 million followers puts his account narrowly ahead of acid-tongued comedian Hiroiki Ariyoshi, who has 7.19 million followers. The entrepreneur, who last year sold his online fashion … Read More

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Trump billionaire friend aimed to profit from Mideast nuclear deal: Democra...

07 July, 2019 9:33 am 9:33 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Tom Barrack, a billionaire friend of US President Donald Trump, pursued a plan to buy Westinghouse Electric Corp even as he lobbied Trump to become a special envoy to promote the building by the firm of nuclear power plants in Saudi Arabia, said a congressional report released. While Barrack failed in both … Read More

Billionaire James Packer quits 22 boards, deepens corporate withdrawal

07 July, 2018 9:14 am 9:14 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Billionaire James Packer has resigned 22 Australian company directorships in the last few weeks and no longer holds any board seat in his home country, corporate records show, signaling his almost full retreat from public business life. The major shareholder of casino operator Crown Resorts Ltd cited mental illness as the reason … Read More