Virgin Hyperloop reportedly loses $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia after Richard Branson pulls out of ‚Davos in the Desert’

Virgin Hyperloop reportedly loses $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia after Richard Branson pulls out of ‚Davos in the Desert’

Saudi Arabia has pulled its $1 billion investment in Virgin Hyperloop One in response to the company joining droves of others who pulled out of the Kingdom’s Future Investment Initiative— colloquially known as „Davos in the Desert” — following the disappearance and possible murder of a naturalized US citizen and Washington Post columnist, the Financial…

I flew Virgin Atlantic from London to New York to see if Richard Branson’s airline is still one of the world’s best — here’s the verdict

I flew Virgin Atlantic from London to New York to see if Richard Branson’s airline is still one of the world’s best — here’s the verdict

Virgin Atlantic Airways is a survivor. For most of its 34-year history, the plucky British airline has been taking the fight to larger and more established rivals. Through it all, Virgin Atlantic has survived everything from the economic recession to an underhanded smear campaign by British Airways during the early 1990s. Even though several airlines…