United States Billionaires’ wealth has risen by 15 percent in two months amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg’s wealth have gained massive increase in the past two months. Jeff Bezos’s wealth has grown by 30 percent to $147.6 billion, while Zuckerberg’s wealth has grown by more than 45 percent to $80 billion, according to a research by Americans for Tax Fairness and the Institute for Policy Studies’ Program for Inequality. More than 600 billionaires became even richer in the US as the tech stocks rose during lockdowns.
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Bezos and Zuckerberg’s wealth soar amid COVID-19 pandemic
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