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Ten (10) Filipinos made it anew to the Forbes 2017 World Billionaires list which was recently released by the renowned magazine.

Photo Credit: Philstar.com

Shopping mogul Henry Sy has been named anew as the richest in the Philippines with an estimated net worth of $12.7 billion naming him as 94th richest billionaire in the world.

The owner of one of the leading shopping mall in the country has been the country’s richest for the past 10 years.

In 2016, 11 Pinoys made it on the world’s billionaires list but this year, only 10 became part of the elite list.

The world’s billionaires list is comprised of wealthiest individuals coming from 67 countries.

Among who dominated the list were United States-based businessmen including Microsoft founder Bill Gates while Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, who placed 1st and 5th respectively.

Here are the 10 Filipinos who made it to Forbes’ list and their net worth in dollars and source of wealth according to Philstar.com:

World #

Billionaire

Source of Wealth

Affiliated Brands

2017 Net Worth

94

Henry Sy 

diversified

SM Investments Corp. City of Dreams Manila

$12.7 billion

250

John Gokongwei Jr.

diversified

JG Summit Holdings, Cebu Pacific, Universal Robina

$5.8 billion

501

Lucio Tan and family

diversified

Asia Brewery, Philip Morris-Fortune Tobacco, Philippine Airlines, Philippine National Bank

$3.7 billion

544

George Ty and family

banking

GT Capital, Metrobank

$3.5 billion

564

Enrique Razon Jr.

ports

International Container Terminal Services, Solaire Resort

$3.4 B

564

Tony Tan Caktiong

fast food

Jollibee Foods, Greenwich Pizza, Chowking, Mang Inasal, Burger King

$2.7

630

David Consunji

construction

DMCI Holdings

$3.1 billion

814

Andrew Tan

diversified

Alliance Global, Megaworld, McDonald’s, Emperador Distillers, Resorts World Manila

$2.5 billion

1376

Robert Coyiuto Jr.

power

Prudential Guarantee & Assurance, PGA Cars, National Grid Corp.

$1.5 billion

1376

Manuel Villar

real estate

Starmalls, Vista Land & Lifescapes

$1.5 billion

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