Net Worth of Malaysia’s 40 Richest Drops by 22% to US$36 Billions

28 May

Malaysia’s 40 richest man has seen their total net worth decline by 22% amounting to US$36 billions. Below is the list of Malaysia top 10 wealthiest individuals.

  1. Robert Kuok – US$ 9 billion
  2. Ananda Krishnan – US$ 7 billion
  3. Lee Shin Cheng – US$ 3.2 billion
  4. Lee Kim Hua – US$ 2.5 billion
  5. Teh Hong Piow – US$ 2.4 billion
  6. Quek Leng Chan – US$ 2.3 billion
  7. Yeoh Tiong Lay – US$ 1.8 billion
  8. Syed Mokhtar AlBukhary – US$ 1.1 billion
  9. Tiong Hew King – US$ 1 billion
  10. Vincent Tan – US$ 750 million

Malaysia richest (Robert Kuok) and 2nd richest guy (Ananda Krishnan) total net worth would be US$ 16 billion and account for 44% of the Malaysia top 40 richest Malaysians. By the way, Robert Kuok and Ananda Krishnan is the two richest guys in South East Asia.

All the wealthiest guys in the world saw their wealth drops substantially. Bill Gates’ net worth estimates around US$ 40B falling by US$ 18B while Warren Buffett’s net worth estimates around US$ 37B after dropping by US$ 25B.

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing aged 80 has a net worth of US$ 16.2B ranked world 16th richest guy after seeing his fortune falls by US$ 10B.

2 Responses to “Net Worth of Malaysia’s 40 Richest Drops by 22% to US$36 Billions”

  1. Abas 29 May 2009 at 1:59 am #

    Ahh..I just viewed news on this topic on tv today. Good post. :-)

  2. think and grow rich 3 December 2010 at 6:17 am #

    While we are taking on the topic of Net Worth of Malaysia’s 40 Richest Drops by 22% to US$36 Billions |, The four richest people in the world are worth billions. Yes, that’s billions, with a “b.” How about millionaires? What do they do? I know a few of them myself, so I can tell you that most of them are business owners. They own nursing homes, logging companies, tile companies, movie rental shops, and other types of businesses. A few of them even own home based businesses.

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