Forbes Richest People In The World - The Top 10

Forbes magazine has published its latest list of the world's richest and, for the third time in three years, there's a new name in top slot. And all of the top 10 are men.

Here's a note of the richest

1. Carlos Slim, Mexico, Telecoms - $53.5bn

2. Bil Gates, US, Microsoft - $53bn

3. Warren Buffett, US, Berkshire Hathaway - $47bn

4. Mukesh Ambani, India, Petrochemicals, Oil & Gas - $29bn

5. Lakshmi Mittal, India, Steel - $28.7bn

6. Larry Ellison, US, Oracle - $28bn

7. Bernauld Arnault, France, LVMH - $27.5bn

8. Eike Batista, Brazil, Mining, Oil - $27bn

9. Amancio Ortega, Spain, Zara - $25bn

10. Karl Albrecht, Germany, Aldi - $23.5bn

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