The total net worth of Singapore’s top 40 richest men is $39 billion, up 20% from last year’s $32 billion.
The richest man, Ng Teng Fong is No. 1 again, worth $8 billion, $1 billion more than last year. Kuok Khoon Hong’s net worth is up $2.2 billion to $3.5 billion, thanks in part to a 70% jump in the stock price of palm oil firm Wilmar International.
The youngest one, Koh Wee Meng (rank 20; age 40), has a net worth of 360 million.