The company is giving out more than $500 million as a "Thank You bonus" to frontline workers who were with the company throughout the month of June
Jeff Bezos hits a new Record; The Richest person on the Earth

The founder of Amazon.com, Jeff Bezos whose net worth is nearly $172 billion (USD), has hit a new record and earned a title of the world's richest person, once again. According to Bloomberg Billionaire Index, Bezos owns 12% of the total stocks of the company which soared 56% of their value. The company also benefited after increase in sales due to the lockdowns during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:04 AM / by Atishay Jain

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