Wang Jianlin, the entertainment andproperty magnate behind Wanda Group, is now the richest Chinese person in thewhole world.
The results were unveiled on August 19 in the Hurun Global Chinese Rich List,compiled by Shanghai-based Hurun Research Institute, reported People'sDaily Online.
Hurun has estimated Wang Jianlin's wealthto be US$42.6 billion following the recent flotation of several assets.
Currently, Wang Jianlin is listed as theworld's 29th wealthiest billionaire on Forbes with a worth of US$32.4 billion.
But the first edition of Hurun GlobalChinese Rich List claims he's worth US$10 billion more.
Ktkat1949, Victoria BC Canada, 11 hours ago
Gee Communist billionaires are doing betterthan the capitalist ones!
dubaiexile, Dubai, UAE, 7 hours ago
A real update you can own property inChina, just you cannot own the land!!! Please do your research properly beforemaking comments!
david, Florida, United States, 11 hours ago
... i read some back issues of fortunemagazine couple years ago ... back in the late 80's japanese real-estate mogulwho owned land in tokyo was the wealthiest person in the world and 5 japanesebanks were among the top 10 largest bank in the world ... chinese seem to befollowing very similar pattern except ... except the japanese economy was builton leading technology whereas chinese economy is built on slave labor ...
Asmara, Asmara, Eritrea, 7 hours ago
So much for the communist country theWestern media try to convince us all. China is the future.
devon123, queens, United States, 7 hoursago
So China is a capitalist country as forKarl Marx a communist society is classless?
Sandy Brown, London, 5 hours ago
Gosh may I have some please. Would help mepay my bills.
Chicago Kid, Chicago, United States, 9hours ago
Has he written a book??