Billionaire Gates meets with Trump to talk foreign aid
21 March, 2017, 13:43 | Author: Mae Harvey
The list includes only four women billionaires from India, led by Savitri Jindal and her family at the 303rd position with a net worth of Dollars 5.2 billion.
Irsay, 57, saw his net worth rise from $2.3 billion to $2.5 billion, but his position on the list dropped from 771st to 814th. That's 13% more of them total in the world than past year, Forbes found.
A recent breakdown of the president's wealth valued his New York City real estate at $1.7 billion, his real estate outside New York at $630 million, his golf clubs at $620 million, his cash and personal assets at $270 million, and his brand businesses at $230 million. He has a fortune of USD86 billion, up from USD75 billion a year ago.
Others in the top 10 included Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who moved up to number three with the biggest gain of any person on the planet, a $27.6bn rise in his fortune of $72.8bn.
Gates, the richest man in the world with a net worth of more than US$86 billion (RM380 billion) as of Friday, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, has spent much of his time in recent years promoting global development and health through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Forbes notes that Trump is the first billionaire president in USA history and said " the business that made him rich remains intact".
The U.S. had the most billionaires with a number of 565, and China came the second with 319 billionaires.
He was followed by Zara boss Amancio Ortega with US$71.3b ($101b), and then Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in fifth place with an estimated value of US$69.1b ($98b).
According to the list, Trump lost one billion dollars, with his worth dropping from 4.5 billion dollars to 3.5 billion dollars.
Forbes also said Trump's wealth was hit by US$66 million in political spending on his successful presidential campaign, as well as US$25 million to settle litigation he allegedly ripped off students at Trump University.
Eight of the top 10 on the list hail from the United States.
Twenty-three of the world's tech billionaires are under the age of 40, including the world's youngest self-made billionaire, John Collison, who cofounded payments startup Stripe with his brother Patrick Collison.
With a net worth of $23.2 billion, Mukesh Ambani, the chairman of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), is the highest-ranked Indian in the list, at No. 33.
Rahul Gandhi had talked of structural and organisational changes after the result of assembly polls to five states. However, it is yet to be clarified whether the USA based record book will entertain such type of request or not.
Forbes said that much of the decline in Trump's net worth is due to softness in the midtown Manhattan real estate market. Following Sy in the list is JG Summit founder, John Gokongwei Jr. whose ranking went up to 250 from last year's 270.
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 .
Li, the first premier to visit Australia in 11 years, will arrive on Wednesday for five days before traveling to New Zealand. Australia is also a staunch U.S. ally, despite discord between Canberra and the new administration of U.S.
The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist has been the richest person in the world 18 out of the past 23 years, Forbes reported. 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 .
Neil Gorsuch returns to the hot seat Tuesday after making his case for why he should be the ninth justice to be seated on the U.S. Each member of the committee will give an opening statement to make a case for why Neil should or should not be confirmed.
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.
The LA Times reported Napolitano has been off the air since Thursday and is not expected to return any time in the near future. In response, the British spy agency called Napolitano's claims "utterly ridiculous", saying they "should be ignored".
While images and other information point to Ancient Egypt, there has been a lot of confusion about the game's release date. According to some, the fact that the title is scheduled for the end of this year ensures its presence at E3 2017.
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.
Muirfield members still not McIlroy's cup of tea
Nick Faldo and Vardon contemporary James Braid are the only British Open champions to win twice at Muirfield. McIlroy took umbrage with the members who voted against opening the club to women.
Gionee A1 with 16MP Selfie Camera Announced in India
Being the first ever A series smartphone, the key focus of the Gionee A1 is its front - selfie - camera and long battery life. The Gionee A1 has been officially announced for the Indian markets today, however, the price of the phone is not unveiled.