At $40bn, Mukesh Ambani richest among 121 billionaires in India

Trump Falls More Than 200 Spots On Forbes' Billionaires List

There are more billionaires around today than ever before, according to Forbes.

So, the magazine estimated the fortune of Bezos 112 billion dollars, he became the first man, whose wealth exceeded $ 100 billion. This was followed by Ananda Krishnan (No. 217, US$7.2 billion), Tan Sri Quek Leng Chan (No. 217, US$7.2 billion), Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow (No. 289, US$6.0 billion) and Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng (No. 321, US$5.6 billion).

Mr Bezos is the founder and CEO of Amazon, which was established in 1994.

Sheldon Adelson, chairman of Las Vegas Sands, is the world's top casino mogul again this year, according to the latest Forbes list, but fell one spot in the rankings to number 21, with an adjusted net worth of USD38.5 billion. The world may never know - valued Donald J. Trump at roughly $3.5 billion at the end of calendar year 2016, at the time he took office as President of the United States of America. He is richer by $16.9 billion in 2018 with assets of $40.1 billion. She is ranked 176th globally.

Meanwhile, Anil Ambani, was ranked 887th on the list with a net worth of $2.7 billion. Cushioning his fortune with an extra $4bn since 2017, Gates was never going to fall too far on this list.

Sun Pharmaceuticals founder Dilip Shanghvi ranks next as the fifth riches Indian with $12.8 billion at the 115th global spot.

Many people of the Indian diaspora also figure on the Forbes list.

MUKESH AMBANI'S net worth has soared to Dollars 40.1 Billion, making him the richest Indian for the 11th yr in a row, while Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, with a record fortune of $122 billion, toppled Bill Gates as the world's wealthiest person, says Forbes. Construction magnate Pallonji Mistry, who is listed as Irish, is ranked 66th with $17.8 billion.

Bill Gates, Microsoft's co-founder and an occasional bridge partner of Buffett's, ranks second on the Forbes list with wealth of $90 billion.

There are nine others of Indian origin with assets over $2 billion from Australia, Britain, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and the US.

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