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168 billionaires were identified in China

The 2013 edition of the Forbes China Rich List published on Wednesday identified a record 168 billionaires in the country. According to the list, the number of billionaires surpassed the previous high of 113 from last year, and the total fortune of the 400 richest people in the country has …

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More billionaires than ever in China

China’s richest have grown richer despite slowing economic growth, with this year’s Forbes China Rich List identifying a record 168 billionaires, up from 113 the previous year. The combined wealth of the top 100 wealthiest Chinese also surged 44 per cent to US$316 billion this year, in contrast with a …

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After 16 days, it’s finally over

Legislation is on its way to the President’s desk and he’ll sign it, ending the shutdown and avoiding default. The government will open once again, hundreds of thousands of Americans will go back to work, and millions will see vital services restored.

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Kogi Empowers 175 Rural women With Small Scale Business

About 175 rural women from the western senatorial district of Kogi state have been empowered through granting of financial support by the state government to start a small scale business. While flagging off the programme in Kabba-Bunu local government area, the first lady Hajiah Halimat Wada called on women to …

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