Vietnam has six billionaires on the Forbes list with five men and one woman
Lately the journal Forbes (USA) has introduced the record of billionaires of 2022, in accordance with which Vietnam has as much as 7 representatives together with: Vingroup Chairman Pham Nhat Vuong, VietJet Air CEO Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, Hoa Phat Chairman Tran Dinh Lengthy, Techcombank Chairman Ho Hung Anh, Thaco Chairman Tran Ba Duong, Masan Chairman Nguyen Dang Quang and Novagroup Chairman Bui Thanh Nhon.
It’s recognized that since Vietnam has a billionaire registered within the record of Forbes journal, that is the primary yr our nation has so many representatives. Most notably, billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong has probably the most excellent wealth, whereas the remainder of the billionaires have related or elevated belongings in comparison with final yr.
This yr, Chairman of Nova Group Bui Thanh Nhon entered the Forbes record for the primary time, with $2.9 billion, rating 1,053 on the earth. In the meantime, billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong has had 10 appearances, with a fortune of 6.2 billion USD, rating 411th on the earth. Mr. Vuong first entered this record in 2013, with 1.5 billion USD, ranked 974th.
VietJet Air CEO Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao is on this record for the sixth time, she has a fortune of three.1 billion USD. Thaco Chairman Tran Ba Duong has been on the record since 2018, at the moment owns 1.6 billion USD, equal to final yr. Truong Hai Car Firm (Thaco) based by Mr. Duong initially solely sells automobiles, then regularly assembles for overseas manufacturers equivalent to Kia, Mazda and Peugeot, and produces Vietnamese-brand buses and vehicles.
Mr. Ho Anh Hung has appeared on this record for the fourth time. His fortune this yr has elevated to 2.3 billion USD. Masan Chairman Nguyen Dang Quang appeared on the record for the second yr in a row, with $1.9 billion. Metal billionaire Tran Dinh Lengthy owns $3.2 billion, a rise of $1 billion in comparison with final yr and ranks 951st on the earth.
To pick out the billionaires on the record, Forbes is thought to base on the scale of a person’s wealth primarily based on inventory costs and change charges as of March 11.
There are 2,668 billionaires on the earth this yr, 87 fewer than final yr. The most important drop in billionaires was in Russia and China. Because of navy conflicts, the pandemic, together with the inventory market downturn, severely affected the belongings of many billionaires.
Presently the richest individual on the planet is Tesla CEO Elon Musk with $219 billion. Adopted by Amazon boss – Jeff Bezos ($171 billion), LVMH chairman and CEO – Bernard Arnault ($158 billion) and Microsoft co-founder Invoice Gates ($129 billion).