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Foxconn billionaire Terry Gou will decide if he should run for Taiwan presidency this week

Gou founded Foxconn with just US$7,500 and 10 staff in Taiwan. Today, he has a net worth of US$7.4 billion.
You need an incredible amount of money to live in the Peak.

I visited the most expensive neighborhood in the world’s most expensive city — a billionaire enclave where where Alibaba founder Jack Ma m...

The Peak is the most expensive neighborhood in Hong Kong, the world's most expensive city, and home to billionaires — including, possibly, Jack Ma.
Rupert Murdoch, the Australian-born American newspaper publisher and entrepreneur who owns many newspapers and communications throughout the world.

Rupert Murdoch is worth $19 billion and has been married 4 times — here’s how he went from operating a small Australian paper to helming o...

Rupert Murdoch inherited a string of Australian newspapers from his father at 22. He's since grown his assets into a multibillion-dollar empire.
Bill Gates speaking at an event in Washington, 2014.

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and other billionaires are betting on a bacteria that could change the way we grow food

An energy startup called Pivot Bio raised $70 million for its genetically modified bacteria, which helps cut down on the use of nitrogen fertilizer.
Bridgewater Associates founder, chairman, and co-CIO Ray Dalio.

Here are the world’s 17 richest hedge-fund billionaires

Here are the richest hedge-fund managers in the world, based on Forbes' 2019 billionaires report.
Swedish pharma billionaire Frederik Paulsen made this year's Forbes list.

Meet the 10 richest billionaires in healthcare, whose ranks include a doctor and heirs to pharmaceutical empires

Forbes just released its ranking of the world's richest billionares. Here are the 10 richest billionaires in healthcare and biotech.
This picture taken on April 27, 2018 shows people watching a movie at a cinema in Wanda Group's Oriental Movie Metropolis in Qingdao, China's Shandong province. - A massive 'movie metropolis' billed as China's answer to Hollywood opened on April 28, aiming to boost the domestic film industry and attract foreign producers.

China’s superrich are losing faith in the country’s economy, with some even worried it will turn into the next Venezuela

In a new survey, just over a third of China's elite, a 15-year low, described themselves as "very confident" about the future of the Chinese economy.
Bill Gates with his daughter Jennifer Gates (left) and wife Melinda Gates (right).

Bill Gates has a trampoline room in his $127 million mansion complex

Gates told Redditors about the special room in an "Ask Me Anything" session on the platform on Monday.

A feud over Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s opposition to Amazon escalated as a Times Square billboard defends her against conservative attacks

A feud playing out on NYC billboards escalated on Friday after a group supportive of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defended her opposition to Amazon's planned headquarters in New York.

Nearly half of Americans support Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s 70% marginal tax on the super-rich, according a new poll

Just under half of Americans support Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 70% marginal tax rate on those who make over $10 million, a new poll found.