prince waleed joins twitter

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, the Saudi  billionaire has officially joined twitter. The Prince  was recently in the spotlight for breaking  ties with Forbes earlier this month over the way the magazine valued him on its  rich list.

Prince Waleed had made a $300 million investment in the Social Media Giant ‘Twitter’ , late 2011 and presently holds approximately 3% stake .

Its been a week since the Prince has joined twitter and he has been tweeting  from his official Twitter handle, @Alwaleed_Talal , in both English and Arabic. He now has close to 186,000 followers, and is Twitter-verified.