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Bill Gates

A computer developer and entrepreneur and one of the richest people in the world. He became involved in computing in the middle and late 1970s and founded Microsoft. He was instrumental in developing DOS and the Windows operating systems. Gates helped make the personal computer accessible and affordable for most people, which revolutionized education, business, and many other fields. He also founded the Gates Foundation, a philanthropic organization.
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While announcing the list of finalists, Bill Gates went ahead and thanked Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai.
During the exchange with the Bill Gates foundation, Commissioner for Health, Dr Haruna Mshelia maintained that there was an improvement in local government community participation in immunization activities.
Saira Tarar informed Bill Gates that Pakistan was monitoring heightened vigilance with the aim of simultaneously raising performance across the current hotspots where the virus is still circulating.
Microsoft co-founder and former CEO Bill Gates said that detained Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, has been an "important partner" in the charitable work to improve health conditions around the globe, according to a report by Bloomberg.
Citing the example of China, Bill Gates said that research has shown investments in fundamentals like health and nutrition accounted for almost 40 percent of China's phenomenal growth since the 1970s.
During the telephone call, Bill Gates extended the congratulations to His Highness Shaikh Mohammad bin Zayed on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr, and also wished the UAE more progress.
The Vice President, addressing Bill Gates said "We welcome you to the UAE as a great humanitarian and we have great respect for you since you are the man of generosity in the field of supporting the needy, sick people and the students in the various poor regions.
Summary: Microsoft founder Bill Gates has visited a school in south London to talk about world poverty.
6 -- After Steve Jobs' passing, Bill Gates and the media tactlessly speak out.
I just had a meeting like this - Bill Gates came to have coffee with several of my fellow Commissioners and myself.
BILL Gates has unveiled a plan to eradicate polio in the world's poorest countries.
The Bill Gates Story: The Computer Genius Who Changed the World" is the third book in the Great Heroes series of educational comic books that focus on popular role models for successful elementary school students.