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2021 Forbes World's Billionaire List The Longest; Amazon's Jeff Bezos Tops The List

Forbes, on April 6, released its annual list of billionaire adding 660 more names this year. The list is the longest in Forbes history with 2,775 billionaires names, starting with Jeff Bezos on top with a net worth of $177 billion. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk ranks second with $151 billion net worth. Notably, eight out of the top 10 people on the list are from the United States.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 03:57 PM / by Nikita Thakur

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Gautam Adani, Mukesh Ambani, Shiv Nadar

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Mukesh Ambani Tops Indian Billionaires List; Net Worth $84.5 billion

Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani remains the richest Indian billionaire in a report ‘India’s 10 Richest Billionaires 2021’ released by Forbes. Amid COVID-19 slowdown, Ambani clocked $35 billion taking his net worth to $84.5 billion. Followed by industrialist Gautam Adani whose net worth reached $50.5 billion owing to his stakes in airport management and operations business. However, the list is followed by HCL founder Shiv Nadar ($… read-more

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:10 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Forbes, Mukesh Ambani, Gautam Adani, Shiv Nadar, radhakishan damani, Uday Kotak

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Jeff Bezos Tops Philanthropists' List As He Gives $10-Bn Single-largest Gift

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has topped the list of world's single-largest charitable contributor of 2020, revealed The Chronicle of Philanthropy in its annual donator’s list. With a net worth of $188 billion (Forbes), Bezos gave a $10-billion gift to fight climate change in 2020. Moreover, Bezos, via his 'Earth Fund', has also donated nearly $790 million to 16 non-profit groups. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was placed fourth with $250-million… read-more

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 11:26 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Jeff Bezos, Chronicle Of Philanthropy, Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon, Forbes

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9-Year-Old Tops Forbes' Highest Earning YouTuber List 2020

Ryan Kaji, a nine-year-old YouTuber with an estimated $29.5 million capital generation between June 2019 and July 2020, has topped Forbes' list of highest-paid YouTubers. Ryan's channel 'Ryan's World' is popular for reviewing toys and boasts 41.7 million subscribers. Moreover, Jimmy Donaldson's channel, '… read-more

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 04:13 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Youtube, Forbes, Ryan Kaji, Youtuber

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FM Sitharaman Featured In Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women List 2020

The US-based Forbes magazine has ranked Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman 41st in 'The World's 100 Most Powerful Women 2020'. Moreover, Bangalore-based Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has been ranked 68th, and HCL CEO Roshni Nadar Malhotra has secured 55th. Interestingly, for the 10th consecutive year, the list has been topped by Greman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Besides, the list featured the US vice-president-elect Kamala Harris and … read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 09:27 AM / by Nikita Thakur

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Mukesh Ambani

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Forbes India Rich List 2020: Mukesh Ambani Tops the List; Gautam Adani and Shiv Nadar Follow

Forbes has released the annual India Rich List 2020 and Mukesh Ambani bagged the first spot with a net worth of $88.7 billion. Reportedly, Ambani, who is enjoying the top spot for 13th consecutive year, raised $20 Billion for Jio Platforms, from big investors including Facebook and Google, during the lockdown. While chairman of Adani Group Mr. Gautam Adani stood second, HCL Tech Chairman Shiv Nadar claimed the third spot.

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 03:54 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Forbes, Mukesh Ambani, Forbes 2020

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Ravi Santhanam

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HDFC's Ravi Santhanam Occupies 39th Position In Forbes Most Influential CMOs

HDFC's Chief Marketing Officer Ravi Santhanam has been placed 39th in the Forbes' Most Influential CMO's of the world list. Reportedly, he is the only Indian CMO to achieve this feat. The Forbes mentioned that Santhanam believes in machine learning and data science as critical tools for marketers. Reacting to this achievement, Santhanam stated that he was "humbled to be a part of Forbes" list and will keep on influencing people.

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 05:32 PM / by Nilesh Bansal

Tags: business, HDFC BANK, Forbes, India

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