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These billionaires have seen their wealth soar


While millions around the world have lost jobs and/or had their incomes slashed, the world’s richest men have seen their fortunes skyrocket as a direct result of the coronavirus.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has committed a fraction of his extraordinary wealth to a crusade against climate change – which he describes as the 'biggest threat to our planet' – despite leading the emissions-heavy company that delivers billions of packages globally each year. The world's richest man made the pledge on Instagram where he announced the launch of the Bezos Earth Fund. Beginning from summer in the northern hemisphere, Mr ...
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