Silicon Valley financiers are recoiling from Saudi money

After the murder of Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate, tech companies distance themselves from Saudi money.

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    For years, Saudi money has flooded into California’s Silicon Valley tech industry.

    The Saudi sovereign wealth fund and ultra-rich members of the royal family have lavished billions on small tech start-ups and established companies.

    That relationship is now in question.

     

    Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from San Carlos, California.


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