Chinese parliament has 83 billionaires
March 8th, 2013
China’s legislative gatherings may well be the time when the highest number of billionaires convene together under one roof. Billionaires are becoming a fixture at the annual twin meetings of China’s National People’s Congress and the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, according to Shanghai-based Hurun Global Rich List. Hurun identified 31 people with more than …
Chinese wealth dwindles, richest man "spends $20 a day"
September 25th, 2012
China’s richest are slowly losing their billions according to the Hurun Rich List’s annual report released Monday. Hurun said the number of Chinese billionaires dwindled to 251, down 20 from last year. Still, the present figures are a sharp contrast to figures in 2006 when there were just 15 Chinese worth $1 billion or more. …