Jeff Bezos overtakes Bill Gates as the world’s richest person

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos has overtaken Bill Gates to become the world’s richest person with a net worth of $91.6 billion. Bezos has added $8.7 billion to his wealth since last week, after Amazon released its third-quarter earnings report. Notably, Bezos became the richest person for the first time in July this year but lost the title in just a day.