Can billionaires solve world hunger?
According to the UN, it would cost roughly $30B per year to end world hunger. The richest person on the planet – Jeff Bezos – is currently worth around $150B. So, the point – even the richest billionaires cannot eradicate world hunger forever. It is to big a problem for one person to solve.
Could Bill Gates buy a country?
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, the richest person in the world, has a net worth of $75 billion. Gates’ net worth is greater than the GDP of 122 countries. If he were to liquidate all of his assets, Gates could purchase all of the final goods and services supplied by Myanmar in a single year.
Could a billionaire buy a country?
Apparently, you can’t really buy a country. There is a list of billionaires who have enough money to afford one, but who exactly are they buying the country from? If you are committed to the dream, there are some opportunities to start your own country. Buying islands are very real.
What kind of car does Bill Gates have?
This is the electric Porsche Bill Gates bought over a Tesla—take a look. Porsche unveiled its first all-electric sports car, the Taycan, in September 2019. Bill Gates can certainly afford to buy any car he wants.