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Long-time friend took Bono along to yacht talks in bid to impress buyer
Bono has been quietly building up a highly prized portfolio of "collectable art" from one of London's most prestigious galleries NO single moment better encapsulates the rock 'n' roll cachet of Irish property developers at the height of the boom than a meeting involving Bono and a Saudi Prince on a boat moored off the coast of Cannes.
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Why the Middle East's Richest Man Isn't Happy
Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal is commonly referred to as the richest man in the Middle East.
Prince Alwaleed To Invest More In Africa
On Monday, Prince Alwaleed's diversified investment company, Kingdom Holdings , signed a memorandum of understanding with Pinebridge Investments Middle East , a leading independent asset manager based in Bahrain, to establish a joint venture that would invest directly in private equity opportunities in Africa.