Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Reaches Top Spot As Wealthiest Billionaire

Forbes' billionaires list 2018 Mukesh Ambani richest among 121 billionaires in India

Griffin, the founder of Citadel LLC, ranked 172nd worldwide with an estimated net worth of $9 billion in Forbes' 32nd annual World's Billionaires List.

Despite the country's strong representation, the number of Filipino dollar billionaires dropped from the record 14 in 2017, with DoubleDragon Properties co-chairman Edgar "Injap" Sia II as well as DMCI Holdings founder David Consunji - who passed away a year ago - both off the list.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is the world's richest man according to Forbes magazine's annual World's Billionaires list 2018 published on Tuesday.

His value has rocketed by $39.2 billion in the past 12 months, the biggest gain ever in a single year, thanks to the rise in Amazon's share price.

Bezos replaced Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder, who fell back into second place with $90 billion. France's Bernard Arnault of luxury goods group LVMH is the richest person from outside of the United States with a $72 billion fortune.

Donald Trump has plummeted 222 places in the annual Forbes billionaires rich list as property prices in NY fell.

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" It means the president has slipped more than 200 places in the billionaire rankings from 544th richest last year to 766th this year, " it said. The total wealth of the world's richest Arabs stands at $76.7 billion.

Among the Indian women on the list, Savitri Jindal and family is the richest with a fortune of Dollars 8.8 billion.

Eight Indian women have featured in this year's Forbes list of the world's richest people. They are worth $19.5bn and are 55th on the global list according to Forbes.

Other notable Canadians include the New Brunswick-based James Irving, who runs the J.D. Irving conglomerate comprising more than two dozen companies in frozen foods, retail, shipbuilding, transportation and more, giving him a net worth of US$8.3 billion. He's the first centibillionaire on the list with $112 billion. In 2013, he was listed on Forbes 400 with a net worth of $27.2 billion.

Mark Zuckerberg was on the top ten list.

The Forbes billionaires list is a snapshot of wealth taken on February 9, 2018. There are plenty of billionaires in the world, but we're looking at the top 10 with the most net worth.

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