Elon Musk sells Rp57.7tn worth of Tesla shares; to fund Twitter acquisition?

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    Tesla CEO Elon Musk (Source: Kompas)

    “Free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy, and Twitter is the digital town square where matters vital to the future of humanity are debated,” said Elon Musk, according to CNN Indonesia, Tuesday (26/4).

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    “Twitter has tremendous potential, I look forward to working with the company and the community of users to unlock it,” continued Elon Musk.

    The deal was unanimously approved by Twitter’s board and is expected to be finalized this year. It came after Elon Musk revealed he had set aside US$46.5 billion to fund the acquisition. (at)