Essays Tagged: "personal fortune"

Oprah Gail Winfrey

ler. She's also launched "O, the Oprah Magazine," and the cable network Oxygen. It all adds up to a personal fortune that Forbes estimates over $900 million, and a media influence that no other woman, ...

(4 pages) 180 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

ROMAN ABRAMOVICH: Richest entrepreneur in Russia. By, Forbes.

ds richest peopleTop of the list is the owner of the Chelsea football club, Roman Abramovich, whose personal fortune is estimated to be close to $15bn (£8bn).This is an unimaginable sum of money ...

(1 pages) 34 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Analysis Of The Fall Of Ferdinand Marcos

administration was rampant. For 20 years he ruled the Philippines with an iron fist, and amassed a personal fortune. According to all sources, he managed to prolong his term for so long through his " ... ventures." Journalist Ron Whittaker goes on to prove that as Marcos and his family amassed a personal fortune, through stealing from the Philippine treasury. He states that "Despite the hundred ...

(10 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

September 11, 2001 Commission Report

in place at the time" (GPO, 2006, p.169).It is clear that Bin Ladin did not fund al Qaeda through a personal fortune and a network of businesses in Sudan. It was thought that Bin Laden financed al Qae ... k of businesses in Sudan. It was thought that Bin Laden financed al Qaeda's expenses through a vast personal inheritance of approximately $300 million. It was rumored that he had access to these funds ...

(13 pages) 124 1 3.1 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues