Trump slumps on Forbes billionaires list

Mar 08, 2018, 01:57
Trump slumps on Forbes billionaires list

Bezos is number one with an estimated net worth of $112 billion.

There are 14 Malaysian billionaires in the list, with Kuok being ranked at No. 96 with US$14.8 billion.

The decline left him as the world's 766th richest person, more than 200 places lower than his 544th spot on last year's Forbes list.

Alibaba's founder Jack Ma ranked 20th while Donald Trump ranked 766th.

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Ever since, it has faced mounting pressure to improve diversity at workplace, and leave Asian and White male candidates behind. When Lee filed a complaint with the company's urging, she said that Google declined to investigate.

Bezos, who is referred as the Centi-billionaire, became the only person to appear in the Forbes list with a 12-figure fortune.

The total combined net worth of this year's billionaires was US$9.1 trillion, up from US$7.7 trillion last year, with 1,490 members being self-made billionaires, up from 1,371 in 2017.

On Tuesday, McMahon got another accolade to add to his growing list - making the Forbes billionaire list for the second year in a row.

The only child of Bettencourt, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, is the runner up with a net worth of $42.2 billion. The combined net worth of this elite group is a whopping $9.1 trillion, up 18% since a year ago. "Balkrishna owns 98.6% of the privately-held company, which he cofounded with politically well-connected yoga guru Baba Ramdev", Forbes said.

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Ambani was ranked 19th globally.

Most of Bezos' fortune is tied up in Amazon stock, which soared 59 per cent during the period tracked by Forbes.

Egyptian businessman Nassef Sawiris ranked first in Egypt's billionaires list in 2018 with an estimated wealth of about $6.6 billion (LE 116.16 billion), with an increase of $1 billion, compared to his wealth in 2017, according to Forbes Magazine. She is ranked 176th globally.

Anu Aga of Thermax returns to the list and is the sixth richest with a net worth of $1.4 billion.

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