What We Know As Elon Musk Closes His Deal To Buy Twitter

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For the majority of market observers or even casual readers of headlines during the past few years.

Elon Musk, renowned space entrepreneur, prolific and provoking tweeter, and richest man in the world, finally completed the acquisition of social media site Twitter this morning.

Here is the information you, along with Musk's 110 million followers, need to know about the deal as it develops.

Here is the information you, along with Musk's 110 million followers, need to know about the deal as it develops.

In fewer than 280 characters, Elon Musk declared that he will be the new owner of Twitter.

Musk, a frequent critic of foreign regulators, swiftly received a response to that tweet from Thierry Breton, the commissioner for internal markets of the European Union.

After months of court fighting and public acrimony, several news sites reported late Thursday.

Parag Agrawal, the company's CEO, was among the senior executives ousted by Musk after the $44 billion deal was finalised.