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Microsoft boss rues female pay gaffe
Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list

year 2015 Top ^

  Bill Gates has been declared the richest man in the world for the 16th time by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires

year 2014 Top ^

  Satya Nadella, has apologised for remarks he made advising women not to ask for a pay rise but to have 'faith in the system'

  Indian-born Satya Nadella is currently Microsoft's head of Cloud and Enterprise. He takes over from Steve Ballmer who announced plans to step down

year 2013 Top ^

Aug.23 Microsoft chief Ballmer to retire
  Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer is to retire from the technology giant within the next 12 months. Shares in Microsoft leapt 9% on the news

year 2012 Top ^

Aug.15 Bill Gates backs 'future' toilet
  The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is looking for future loos that can improve sanitation around the world

year 2010 Top ^

Oct.18 Top Microsoft executive resigns
  Ray Ozzie, chief software architect and proponent of cloud computing, has resigned unexpectedly Sep.9 China's tycoons shun Gates-Buffett  Beijing: The entrepreneurs declining to join the two American industry titans-turned-philanthropists for dinner for being pressured to make donations

year 2009 Top ^

Nov.16 Microsoft co-founder Allen has cancer  Paul Allen has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, more than 25 years after he was treated for Hodgkin's disease Mar.11 Rich list hit by economic crisis   Global: Bill Gates regain the top spot. The crisis is taking its wiping 332 names off Forbes magazine's 'rich list' of world billionaires

year 2006 Top ^

Jun.25 Buffett gives $30 billion Gates Foundation
   USA: Buffett, 75, plans to commit 10 million class B shares of Berkshire Hathaway, to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Jun.15 Gates to end daily Microsoft role
  Bill Gates will end his day-to-day role as head of software giant by July 2008 to spend more time at his charity

year 2000 Top ^

Jan.14 Microsoft CEO Gates Steps Down
  Seattle: Bill Gates is handing the reins to his former Harvard classmate, Steve Ballmer, the company's president

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