The list was released today and expectedly, Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote is the richest man in Africa even after the scare we received days ago about his resignation from the Dangote flour mills, . 19,073 more words
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Spanish clothing magnate Amancio Ortega overtakes Bill Gates as world's richest person worth $79.8 billion
Not a good day for Bill Gates…
First we heard that Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe beat him to receive the Chinese equivalent of the Nobel Peace Prize and now Spanish clothing magnate Amancio Ortega, 79, over took the Microsoft founder for the first time ever in the Forbes rich list. 261 more words
Yes, Germany. Perhaps the world’s most underrated country, Germany is a place of fairytales and architectural jewels. They’re not necessarily found in the largest cities (Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, or Cologne which are more vibrant than beautiful) but Munich has its charms and smaller cities such as Dresden, Leipzig and Potsdam have been preserved or restored to fairytale eye candy. 79 more words
How could Germany, in a span of 80 years (1914-2000s), lose a World War, get back in shape enough to start another one ...and then become one of the wealthiest nations?
Ok, so found myself on Quora again, where among several Q&A’s I browsed through, one in particular stood out.