- The founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, has cemented his position as the richest person in the world
- Bezos company's quarterly profits and revenue grew by the double digits, making it possible for the new development
- The American business mogul is $12.8 billion richer than he used to be as he is now worth $128.9 billion
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Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, is now worth $128.9 billion, cementing his position as the world's richest person after Amazon delivered strong holiday sales.
According to the company, analyst expectations were surpassed when quarterly profits and revenue grew by the double digits, Forbes reports.
Briefly.co.za notes that in recent months, Bezos and Bill Gates had made it to the position of the richest person on earth.
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Gates, who is an American business magnate and philanthropist, has a net worth of $110.8 billion.
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