Elon Musk surpasses Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to become world’s richest person: Report.

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Saturday he would pull the company’s headquarters and factory out of California and also threatened to sue a California county that prevented him from restarting production at the company's Fremont factory over coronavirus concerns – May 10, 2020

Tesla Inc. chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk surpassed Amazon.com Inc’s top boss Jeff Bezos to become the world’s richest man, Bloomberg News reported on Thursday.

Including Thursday’s gains in Tesla shares, Musk had a net worth of more than US$188.5 billion, US$1.5 billion more than Bezos, according to the report.

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