The Sawiris brothers were not the only Egyptian family included; Egyptian billionaire
Mohamed Mansour came in the 10th place among the wealthiest Arabs, and the third Egyptian, with a net worth of $2.
Following its annual ranking of billionaires
around the world, Forbes announced on Thursday that 31 mega-wealthy individuals in the Arab world now own an estimated net worth of $76.
Ma Huateng, co-founder of messaging service Tencent Holdings, became Asia's second-richest person when his fortune nearly doubled to $41 billion.
Now in its third year, the report draws upon UBS and PwCs extensive networks, and aims to better understand the billionaire
The uncertain outlook for billionaire
wealth creation will continue in 2017 amid dramatic shifts in the geopolitical environment, the report said.
got his start manufacturing textiles with a small company in the 1960s.
While Asia accounted for half of 2015's new billionaires
, new research from UBS Group AG and PwC found that Europe has the most multigenerational billionaires
--a feat of wealth preservation.
2015 saw a pause as total billionaire
wealth fell by $300 billion to $5.
The investigative report, entitled "Buying the Democrat Party Lock, Stock and Barrel," exposes the political spending of Steyer, a California billionaire
who made a big part of his fortune in coal.
o The youngest billionaire
on the list is 31-year-old Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, ranked eighth with a net worth of USD42.
analyses data from the last 19 years across the 14 largest billionaire
markets, accounting for 75% of global billionaire
Luxury designer Leon Verres who already set high standards globally with his "Le Billionaire
Champagne," uses the power of these noble stones to create the most expensive vodka of the world.
On the other hand, any candidate who can attract a good billionaire
- or a bad one - can stay in the race for president even if voters are not responding in the relatively dinky states that start this process - places like Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada.
In the classic New Yorker cartoon of a few years ago, a billionaire
sat behind his desk, boasting, "I own one plane, two yachts, three houses and four politicians.
Son-in-law of Kazakhstan's president Nursultan Nazarbaev, Timur Kulibaev sold his Altynalmas Gold to Polymetal, part-owned by Russian billionaire
Alexander Nesis, for cash and company shares in a deal that could be worth more than $1 billion in several years.