Russia’s Usmanov Buys New $100 Million Yacht, Izvestia Says

June 1 (Bloomberg) -- Billionaire Alisher Usmanov, Russia’s richest man and an investor in Facebook Inc., bought a new $100 million yacht, Izvestia reported today, without saying where it obtained the information.

Usmanov sold his previous 66 meter-long yacht and gave the new one the same name - Dilbar, the name of his mother, the newspaper said.

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