Tweets reacts on twitters 3% purchase by Saudi prince.
Twitter has won a $300 million investment from Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal as it pushes through a redesign of its site to attract advertisers. Mr. Alwaleed agreed to buy a “strategic stake” with his investment company, Kingdom Holding, the company said today.
Its international investments include:
Amazon AOL/Time Warner Apple Inc. Canary Wharf Citigroup Coca Cola Compaq Disneyland Paris eBay Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Ford Hotel George V, Paris Hewlett-Packard McDonald’s Motorola Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts News Corporation PepsiCo Priceline.com Inc Procter & Gamble
The Walt Disney Company
LBCI Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International SAMBA, Saudi American Bank Rotana Group the Arab World’s largest entertainment company Kingdom Hotels International, public company listed on the Dubai International Financial Exchange and the company announced plans for the construction of Kingdom Tower, which will become the tallest building in the world.
surprised by the companies listed above ? Well the purchase hasnt been the best liking to the middles east citizens as much of the #Arabs spring/uprising was mainly tweeted .
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