Forbes said on Monday that the number of billionaires had jumped 13 per cent to 2,043 from 1,810 previous year. The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist has been the richest person in the world 18 out of the past 23 years, Forbes reported. Bezos' net worth surged by $27.6 billion to $72.8 billion, lofting him to third place among the world's richest.
There are 277 women who made the list, up from 202 past year, and 56 of them are self-made billionaires.
With a net worth of $2.5 billion, Red Sox owner John Henry placed 814th on the Forbes list.
Trump slipped 220 spots on the list to 544 with an estimated $3.5 billion (roughly Rs. 22,889 crores), a decline of $1 billion from previous year.
The rich are getting richer, and if you don't believe us just check out Forbes.com's new list of the world's billionaires.
Forbes attributed Trump's drop to sluggishness in the midtown Manhattan real estate market which is responsible for a disproportionate amount of his wealth. China added 76 billionaires to the list.
With the continuous growth of DoubleDragon Properties, Edgar Sia became the youngest Filipino to be included in this year's list, landing at the 1940 place with a net worth of $1 billion.
Ten Indians have also made it to the list of Forbes' 500 richest people in the world.
2,043 billionaires (up from 1,810 in 2016) made the list, with an average net worth of $3.75 billion.
The number of U.S. billionaires on the list was 565, which Forbes attributed to the recent stock market surge since Mr Trump's November 2016 election. However, it's likely other billionaires might live in El Paso but are not as public as Foster, who is the founder and board chairman of Western Refining, a publicly traded El Paso oil refining company. Regionally, Asia-Pacific boasted the most billionaires, with 720 billionaires, followed by the United States with 565 and Europe with 530.
This is most certainly going to be a game that the Wizards want to get up for, so we'll see if that leads to a more complete game. A Rookie of the Year award for Dario Saric would be another concrete example that points to a bright future for the Sixers.
Duterte has also been condemned for the several thousand deaths caused by the surge of extrajudicial killings in his war on drugs. Duterte sought and received the support of Myanmar's president and state counselor for the Philippines' chairmanship.
Martin McGuinness grew up in Derry's Bogside, radicalised by discrimination and murder on the streets of his city. He also played a key role in forging the 1998 Good Friday peace agreement that largely ended the conflict.
The BJP swept to power in the Uttar Pradesh assembly election, decimating the opposition and winning 312 of the 403 seats. The BJP-led government yesterday won the floor test in Manipur Assembly with a voice vote.
The Toffees had been confident the Belgium global would sign a new five-year deal thought to be worth around £140,000 a week. But I am not so afraid about his situation because the player has two years more on his contract.
Heller's spokesman Mac Abrams said Friday that the senator said he can't support the bill as the House GOP has crafted it. Most Americans approve of the job Donald Trump is doing as president, according to a new Morning Consult/Politico poll .
Meanwhile, Tesla is doing about 1 million miles per day thanks to the cumulative efforts of thousands of its vehicles on the road. We won't spoil the news, but we will say it is one of the biggest swings in Tesla's stock price we have seen in a long time.
The confirmation hearing will continue through this week. "Judge, I look forward to hearing more about your exceptional record". Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch began Monday with opening statements from members of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
The White House said Trump had "meetings and phone calls" at the club and wouldn't say whether he was golfing. Golf blog NoLayingUp.com later revealed Trump played 18 holes with four-time major champion Rory McIlroy .
We welcome this step and believe there should be talks outside the court as well", Sambit Patra, BJP spokesperson told reporters. He was asked to mention the case again on March 31 when the court may pass some formal orders.
The attack targeted a commercial area in Baghdad's southwestern Amil neighbourhood, police and hospital officials said. Iraqi government forces backed by the US-led worldwide coalition have since retaken many cities, including Tikrit.
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Germany's Factory Orders Fall Most Since 2009
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