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25 December, 2018 5:46 AM World's Richest Lost $511 Billion In A Year Of Market Turmoil

Even Amazon's Jeff Bezos, who recorded the biggest gain for 2018, wasn't spared the volatility The richest people on Earth lost $511 billion this year after record first-half gains were obliterated by a succession of bruising market selloffs. Global trade tensions and worries about a U.S. recession dragged markets lower at year-end, leaving the 500 people 273

27 September, 2018 2:38 PM Dubai jeweller puts gem-studded USD 17 million shoes on sale

The price of the shoes includes a lifetime warranty, which means that the leather of the footwear be replaced if it wears out. Dubai: That's one way to lose those walking blues: a pair of shoes encrusted with diamonds has gone on sale in Dubai with a price tag of $17 million. They are displayed in a diamond-shaped glass case on the top floor of the palatial 109

27 September, 2018 9:32 AM $17 Million Diamond-Trimmed Stilettos With Gold, Silk On sale In Dubai

Gold, silk and hundreds of diamonds: a Dubai-based shoemaker has debuted what it says is the world's most expensive pair of shoes -- with a whopping $17 million price tag. At a time when some major fashion houses around the world are struggling to sell their high-end clothes, Jada Dubai, a design house with a modest social media following, on Wednesday 89

14 August, 2018 5:11 PM Citizens of these countries once paid billions for a loaf of bread

Read on to find out more about countries that have made billionaires of its citizens, with no real prosperity to back it. Thailand’s currency, the Baht, sharply devalued in 1997 over a speculative attack. A speculative attack involves speculators borrowing large amounts of the Thai Baht and converting them to a foreign currency. The value of the Baht is decided 88

7 March, 2018 5:20 PM Ambani worth tops $40 bn; Amazon’s Bezos unseats Gates to head global list

Mukesh Ambani’s net worth has soared to $40.1 billion, making him the richest Indian for the 11th year in a row, while Amazon founder Jeff Bezos toppled Bill Gates as the world’s wealthiest person, says Forbes. According to Forbes’ 2018 ‘World’s Billionaires’ list, Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani’s wealth surged a whopping 72.8% to $40.1 billion 89

7 March, 2018 12:11 PM Forbes top five richest Indian women in 2018

New Delhi: Forbes magazine has published its annual billionaires list for the year 2018. The richest Indian woman on the Forbes list is Savitri Jindal of the Jindal steel and power conglomerate, who ranks 176th globally on the Forbes list with $8.8 billion. Next is the biotech entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw at 629 with $3.6 billion. RIL Chairman Mukesh 77

7 March, 2018 10:25 AM Forbes top 10 Indian billionaires in 2018

Mukesh Ambani moved up to the 19th global rank on the list of 2,208 billionaires worldwide compiled by Forbes. New Delhi: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is richer by $16.9 billion in 2018 with assets of $40.1 billion, according to Forbes magazine's annual billionaires list published Tuesday. Ambani moved up to the 19th global rank on the list of 2,208 billionaires 79

7 March, 2018 4:37 AM Forbes 10 richest people in the world in 2018

New Delhi: Amazon chief Jeff Bezos is now the world's richest person, having snatched the top spot from Microsoft founder Bill Gates who slips to second place, according to Forbes magazine's annual billionaires list. US President Donald Trump's ranking on the list fell to 766th place from 544th in the last edition, his wealth now being estimated at $3.1 billion 99

7 March, 2018 4:37 AM Forbes 10 richest women in the world in 2018

New Delhi: Walmart heiress Alice Walton is the richest woman in the world according to Forbes magazine's annual billionaires list published Tuesday. Forbes has estimated Walton's wealth at $46 billion followed by Loreal's Francoise Bettencourt Meyer whose wealth has been estimated at $42.2 billion. Forbes billionaires rankings has found that 256 women 104

11 February, 2018 5:43 PM Mumbai richest city in India, 12th in global ranking

A report by New World Wealth says Mumbai, which is the economic hub of India, is the 12th wealthiest city globally. Mumbai: Mumbai, the country's financial capital, has been named the richest city in India. With a total wealth of USD 950 billion, Mumbai has been named among the top 15 wealthiest cities globally. With a total wealth of USD 3 trillion 161