Sir Richard Branson has suspended discussions with Saudi Arabia on that country’s investment in Virgin Galactic over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. In a statement at the Virgin Group website, Branson said that the company will “suspend its discussions with the Public Investment Fund over the proposed investment in our space companies Virgin Galactic and Virgin Orbit.” Last year, Virgin Group and the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia announced that the fund would invest $1 billion into Virgin Galactic and Spaceship Co...

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