Mark Zuckerbergs Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth in 2018: $72.3 Bllion Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, is worth $72.3 billion, according to Forbes. He was the youngest self-made billionaire in history when Facebook went public when he was 23-years-old, and since then he’s ranked highly on many lists. He wasnumber 13 on Forbes 2018 Most Powerful People list, number five on the 2018 World’s Billionaires List, … Continue reading Mark Zuckerbergs Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

US$2 billion light rail PPP in Toronto reaches commercial and financial close

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have announced that their preferred proponent for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, Mosaic Transit Group, has signed a contract valued atCAD2.5 billion (US$1.94 billion) for the design, construction, financing and maintenance of the 11km light rail line in Toronto. Aecon, one of the leading members of Mosaic Transit Group, has confirmed that the project has also reached financial close. The other … Continue reading US$2 billion light rail PPP in Toronto reaches commercial and financial close

MegaProject 1254: Ghana and Burkina Faso seeking interest for cross-border railway PPP

The governments of Ghana and Burkina Faso have issued a jointRequest for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI) for a cross-border railway public-private partnership (PPP) project. The governments are seeking technical and financial partners for the construction and operation of a railway line between the two countries. The project will be developed on a Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) basis and fully funded through a PPP arrangement. The proposed railway … Continue reading MegaProject 1254: Ghana and Burkina Faso seeking interest for cross-border railway PPP

International Consortium Signs Interim Phase Agreement with Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) for Rail Concession

Following its award of preferred bidder status by the Federal Government of Nigeria in May 2017, an International Consortium last Friday in Washington D.C, signed an agreement to proceed with the Interim Phase of the Nigerian narrow-gauge railway concession. Initiated by General Electric (www.GE.com), the world’s premier digital industrial company, the Consortium is comprised of SinoHydro, a leading infrastructure construction services corporation, Transnet, a leader … Continue reading International Consortium Signs Interim Phase Agreement with Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) for Rail Concession

Beginner’s Guide to Edge: Blockchain Wallet & Security Platform

Edge began as a bitcoin wallet and a business directory known as AirBitz. Edge now plans to expand into the world of security, offering the Edge Security platform to ease concerns about large-scale data breaches. Edge started as AirBitz in winter of 2014 with the business directory and wallet that the brand is currently known […] https://wp.me/p94Zms-1ZR Continue reading Beginner’s Guide to Edge: Blockchain Wallet & Security Platform

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway bought 75M AAPL shares in Q1, stake now worth $42.5B

(Source: 9to5mac.com) Berkshire Hathaway, the conglomerate founded and run by Warren Buffett, bought an additional 75 million AAPL shares in the first quarter of the year. The latest purchase takes Berkshire’s total stake in Apple to 240.3M shares, worth more than $42B … Buffett disclosed the purchase to CNBC ahead of Berkshire’s annual general meeting, describing the company’s performance as ‘unbelievable.’ It is an unbelievable company. … Continue reading Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway bought 75M AAPL shares in Q1, stake now worth $42.5B

Ambode: Lagos can host FIFA Tournament — cheepowersblog

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday evening said that the State has the capacity to host international football Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday evening said that the State has the capacity to host international football tournaments and use sports as a tool to showcase its rich tourism, hospitality and entertainment culture. Governor Ambode, who spoke when he received the President of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association … Continue reading Ambode: Lagos can host FIFA Tournament — cheepowersblog

373 Proof of Crime Patrol true stories ::: How the filthy wealthy in India become rich – by defrauding banks — Crimepatrolreviews.com

   Syndicate Bank MD in Rs 600-crore loan case NEW DELHI, DHNS: A high-profile loan fraud case amounting to Rs 600 crore came to light on Thursday with the CBI booking Aircel promoter C Sivasankaran, his son S Saravanan, and two top public sector bank officials, including Syndicate Bank chief Melwyn Rego. The agency, which named […] via 373 Proof of Crime Patrol true stories ::: … Continue reading 373 Proof of Crime Patrol true stories ::: How the filthy wealthy in India become rich – by defrauding banks — Crimepatrolreviews.com

Wembley deal ‘could take eight to 12 weeks’, says Fulham owner Khan

https://wp.me/p8ZPmC-JkF Wembley deal ‘could take eight to 12 weeks’, says Fulham owner Khan https://ift.tt/2HwuVCM Shahid Khan bought NFL franchise Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011 Fulham owner Shahid Khan says he hopes a deal to buy Wembley Stadium from the Football Association will be completed in eight to 12 weeks. Khan, who also owns NFL side Jacksonville Jaguars, has made an offerthought to be worth £900m. It … Continue reading Wembley deal ‘could take eight to 12 weeks’, says Fulham owner Khan

EU tells tech giants to tackle fake news by end-year — creation of a network of “independent fact-checkers” and a code of conduct — Peace and Freedom

The EU warned US tech giants Thursday to crack down on the spread of “fake news” by the end of the year or face regulation in the wake of a scandal involving the illegal harvesting of Facebook users’ data. © AFP | Protestors demonstrated outside Portcullis house in London where Facebook’s Chief Technology Officer Mike […] via EU tells tech giants to tackle fake news by … Continue reading EU tells tech giants to tackle fake news by end-year — creation of a network of “independent fact-checkers” and a code of conduct — Peace and Freedom

World Cup claimed to boost Russia’s economy by nearly $31bn

MOSCOW — Organizers of this summer’s World Cup predict the total impact on the Russian economy could hit nearly $31 billion. A new report on the economic impact of the tournament says the boost for the country’s GDP could amount to between 1.62 trillion rubles ($26 billion) and 1.92 trillion rubles ($30.8 billion) over the 10 years from 2013 through to 2023. That’s attributed to … Continue reading World Cup claimed to boost Russia’s economy by nearly $31bn

Oil dips as U.S. drilling tempers otherwise bullish sentiment

Reuters. © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Illustration photo of crude oil being dispensed into a bottle By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices dipped on Monday as a rising U.S. rig count implied further increases in output, marking one of the few factors tamping back crude in an otherwise bullish environment. Brent crude futures were at $73.91 per barrel at 0630 GMT, down 15 cents, … Continue reading Oil dips as U.S. drilling tempers otherwise bullish sentiment

EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing

EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing The European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank have agreed to support the creation of the new Development Bank of Nigeria to strengthen lending for business and agriculture investment in the country. The European Investment Bank has finalized a US $20-million equity stake in the new … Continue reading EIB and African Development Bank to support private sector investment in Nigeria with Development Bank of Nigeria backing

PlayStation 5 could arrive in 2020! — Straylite Media

HomeGamePlayStation 5 could arrive in 2020! PlayStation 5 could arrive in 2020! Although the success of PlayStation 4 is in full swing, Sony already wants to bring another console. PS5 Console Archives In these moments, is going through a great boom in the market; In fact, the console is positioned as one of the main in the […] via PlayStation 5 could arrive in 2020! — … Continue reading PlayStation 5 could arrive in 2020! — Straylite Media

Bed Bath & Beyond is in serious trouble — FOX2now.com

The struggling retailer issued a lousy outlook last week, sending the stock to a nearly 10-year low. Credit ratings agency Standard & Poor’s cut its rating on Bed Bath & Beyond late Tuesday to a BBB- level, the lowest that S&P still considers investment grade. S&P warned that it could soon downgrade Bed Bath & Beyond’s bonds… via Bed Bath & Beyond is in serious trouble … Continue reading Bed Bath & Beyond is in serious trouble — FOX2now.com

VW promises cars with autonomous parking tech in 2020 — Self-driving cars

https://ift.tt/2EXPD8n Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Volkswagen wants to take the hassle out of finding parking spots and has begun testing autonomous parking technology at the airport in Hamburg, Germany, using VW, Porsche and Audi vehicles. And this system does not rely on hardware integrated into the pavement or the parking structure; […] via VW promises cars with autonomous parking tech in 2020 — Self-driving cars Continue reading VW promises cars with autonomous parking tech in 2020 — Self-driving cars

Just in Time for Tax Day: IRS Payment Site Crashes for 8,000 Years (Really) — TIME

Just in time for tax day: The IRS website to make payments is down. But you still have to pay your taxes. The IRS did not have an immediate explanation for the failure. It appears, based on a message on the site, that the online payment system became unavailable at 2:50 A.M. ET on Tuesday.… via Just in Time for Tax Day: IRS Payment Site Crashes … Continue reading Just in Time for Tax Day: IRS Payment Site Crashes for 8,000 Years (Really) — TIME

Ex-CEO of Cambridge Analytica Refused to Testify in UK

The Facebook logo is seen on the screen of an iPhone in front of a computer screen showing a Cambrige Analytica logo Chesnot—Getty Images By ASSOCIATED PRESS (LONDON) — The chair of the British Parliament’s media committee says that Cambridge Analytica’s former CEO, Alexander Nix, says he will no longer testify at un upcoming session on fake news, citing an ongoing investigation by the information … Continue reading Ex-CEO of Cambridge Analytica Refused to Testify in UK

HSBC sets out new structure for private bank in Europe

LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC (HSBA.L) said on Monday it would create a single regional structure for its private bank in Europe which includes its businesses in the UK, Channel Islands, France, Germany, Switzerland and Luxembourg. FILE PHOTO: HSBC headquarters is seen at the financial Central district in Hong Kong, China September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo The new structure, which will be called HSBC Global … Continue reading HSBC sets out new structure for private bank in Europe

Group donates $40 million medical supplies to Nigeria – Official

Group donates $40 million medical supplies to Nigeria – Official Agency Report X-ray machine [Photo Credit: Wikipedia] MedShare, a U.S.-based non-profit organization, says it has donated more than $40 million worth of new medical supplies and biomedical equipment to strengthen Nigeria’s healthcare systems in the last 20 years. Vice-President, International Development of MedShare, Nell Diallo, disclosed this at the Nigeria Day at Atlanta to celebrate … Continue reading Group donates $40 million medical supplies to Nigeria – Official

In defense of the HomePod – TechCrunch

In defense of the HomePod – TechCrunch NBN Editorial Team Comments Offon In defense of the HomePod – TechCrunch My HomePod, Google Home and Amazon Echo all live within about 15 feet of each other in my apartment.This is as much a testament to my obsession with smart home crap as it is to my inability to buy into a single tech giant’s hardware ecosystem. … Continue reading In defense of the HomePod – TechCrunch

Can Africa be the big Brexit winner?

Can Africa be the big Brexit winner? Starting at next week’s Commonwealth summit, smart moves from both sides could benefit the UK and Africa. BY RONAK GOPALDAS Following the 2016 Brexit referendum, Britain needs to forge new and strong strategic alliances and trade relationships. Where and how does Africa feature in this equation? Despite significant challenges, both Britain and Africa could emerge as winners from … Continue reading Can Africa be the big Brexit winner?

Britain Aims to Close Gender Pay Gap With Transparency and Shame

Britain Aims to Close Gender Pay Gap With Transparency and Shame – By LIZ ALDERMAN  The gender pay gaps detailed by British companies in recent months surprised almost no one — men are paid more than women, often by a wide margin, at the vast majority of businesses. But by making companies publicly air their salary information, Britain intends to force a reckoning. Officials in … Continue reading Britain Aims to Close Gender Pay Gap With Transparency and Shame