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  • Property tycoon tops China’s rich list

    HONG KONG: China’s best known report on personal riches says property tycoon Xu Jiayin has become the country’s wealthiest person, knocking billionaire Wang Jianlin off the top spot...

    The Hurun Report estimated that Xu’s wealth nearly quadrupled to $43 billion
  • Ukrainian-born billionaire tops UK rich list

    LONDON: Ukrainian-born billionaire Len Blavatnik has become Britain’s wealthiest man, a ‘rich list’ published annually by The Sunday Times newspaper showed on Sunday, but Queen Elizabeth slipped down the rankings despite her net worth growing...

    Boosted largely by rising stock markets, the newspaper said the super-rich had doubled their collective wealth since the 2009 economic crisis and that the wealthiest 1,000 people based in...

  • Microsoft founder Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list for 2016

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates stands atop annual list of the world's richest people for 2016, as Forbes magazine announced its ranking of the world's billionaires on Thursday...

    It is the 30th annual list released by Forbes and features 1,810 billionaires around the world with a total net worth of almost $6...

  • Pakistani-British businessman Anwar Pervez slides to 50th spot on Rich List 2020 after pandemic losses

    Pakistani-origin British billionaire Sir Anwar Pervez, who founded the Bestway Group, slid to the 50th spot from his previous 42 on the Sunday Times Rich List 2020 after accruing losses of £432 million amid the coronavirus pandemic, it emerged on Sunday...

    The newspaper, which has produced the respected annual ranking of the country's 1,000 wealthiest people since 1989, found the past two months had resulted in the super-rich losing...

  • It’s a rich man’s world

    MANY people dislike the idea of rich businessmen parachuting into a constituency a month before the election and buying their way into the legislature...

    For example, the candidate for the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Ali Zaidi, is running his campaign from the head office of Paragon Constructors, one of the biggest construction firms operating in the country...

  • Pakistan rich in boxing talent: Amir

    LAHORE: Renowned boxer Amir Khan says Pakistan is rich in boxing talent which can be groomed under a long-term plan...

    “I can see a lot of talented boxers in Pakistan; they have the necessary potential to gain international prominence if modern facilities are provided to them to polish their skills,” Great Britain’s Amir said while talking to media after arriving here on a brief visit along with his wife and daughter...

  • Preserving Pakistan’s rich cultural heritage

    The mosque was built in 1670 and over the years the Mughal-era stucco, plaster and painted decorations required restoration which was taken up by the US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) in Pakistan in 2002-2003...

    Olsen talked about his memorable trip to the necropolis in Makli Hills where he travelled along with conservation architect Yasmeen Lari of Heritage Foundation of Pakistan...

  • Arthur, Ford, two Pakistanis on 15-man PSL coaches list

    LAHORE: Some prominent names are included in a list of 15 coaches, including two Pakistanis, who have signed up for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) roster, enabling them to become part of the coach selection process set to be held immediately after the franchises come on board, said a PCB press release on Saturday...

    The two Pakistan coaches on the list are Mohammad Akram, who recently resigned as bowling coach at the National Cricket...

  • J.M. Coetzee, Elizabeth Strout on Man Booker Prize list

    Coetzee and US Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout are among the contenders announced on Wednesday for Britain’s prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction...

    The list includes six British writers, five Americans and a Canadian, Madeleine Thien, for Do Not Say We Have Nothing...

  • Afghan surgeon earns from rich to help pay for treating poor

    The surgeon ticked off parliamentarians, business directors and other "rich people" among his clients, who got their ideas online or during trips abroad and were prepared to pay thousands of dollars for cosmetic surgery...

    He has performed five such operations since 2013, when he returned home from his studies in neighbouring Pakistan...

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