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# forbes - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Dwayne Johnson is the highest-paid actor in the world

Here is the full top 10, according to Forbes.

# forbes - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson returns to the top of Forbes list of highest-paid actors in 2019

Will Smith, Adam Sandler and Jackie Chan also made the Top 10.

# forbes - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Irishman Seán McLoughlin on list of top-earning Youtube stars for 2018

The gamer – who goes by the moniker JackSepticEye – was eighth on the Forbes list.

# forbes - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

From The Daily Edge Kylie Jenner made the cover of Forbes for her $900m lipstick empire, just after getting rid of her filler A Lot Of Lip Kits

# forbes - Monday 30 October, 2017

Michael Jackson named top earning dead celebrity with $75 million

The singer and performer’s post-mortem empire has topped the list for the fifth year in a row.

# forbes - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Emma Stone is the world's highest-paid actress

Stone, who won the best actress Oscar for her role in La La Land, made $26 million in pre-tax earnings in the year up to June.

# forbes - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

From The42 Rory McIlroy up to sixth highest-paid athlete in world after successful year on and off course Raking It In

Rory McIlroy up to sixth highest-paid athlete in world after successful year on and off course

The world number two has earned an estimated €44 million over the past 12 months, according to Forbes magazine.

# forbes - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

From The42 Man United overtake Real Madrid to become world's most valuable football club Top Spot

Man United overtake Real Madrid to become world's most valuable football club

US magazine Forbes reckons the Red Devils are worth more than €3 billion.

# forbes - Monday 16 January, 2017

The Irish men and women who made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list

It will come as no surprise that Conor McGregor made the list… but in the ‘entertainment’ category?

# forbes - Monday 26 December, 2016

Here's how much the most popular YouTubers earned this year

Newly compiled data shows just how much YouTube popularity can pay off.

# forbes - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Donald Trump has lost $800 million in the past year, Forbes magazine reckons

He’s still worth almost $4 billion though.

# forbes - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

You'll never guess who the world's most powerful woman is*

*You probably will, to be honest.

# forbes - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Taylor Swift tops Forbes celebrity rich list making $170 million in 2016

Irish rockers U2 came in at number 30 on the list.

# forbes - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Conor McGregor's $22 million year puts him among the world's 100 highest-paid athletes

He’s officially MMA’s biggest earner, according to Forbes.

# forbes - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

From The42 Chinese football team are 'world's most valuable club' Claim

Chinese football team are 'world's most valuable club'

According to news agency Xinhua, they are worth $3.35 billion.

# forbes - Sunday 6 March, 2016

These are the ten richest people on the planet

There are fewer billionaires than there were this time last year.

# forbes - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

It has been 24 hours to remember for Saoirse Ronan...

The Irish actress won best actress at the prestigious New York Film Critics Circle last night for her movie Brooklyn, and has also been named on Forbes Magazine’s 30 under 30 list.

# forbes - Sunday 23 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge A tech billionaire called out a magazine for Photoshopping him beyond recognition Airbrushed

# forbes - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Taylor Swift is now one of the most powerful women in the world*

*According to Forbes, at least.

# forbes - Friday 27 March, 2015

These are the college degrees you need to do if you want to be filthy, stinkin' rich

And first on the list is ‘don’t do a degree’ – just like 32% of the top 100 richest people in the world who have no third level education whatsoever.

# forbes - Monday 2 March, 2015

Bill Gates has a reason to smile today...

The Forbes rich list is out and there’s a former basketball player on it.

# forbes - Friday 19 December, 2014

Is Ireland the 'Best Small Country in the World in Which to do Business™?' Not any more...

That would be Denmark now. Or maybe New Zealand.

# forbes - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

US scientist who sold his Nobel Prize to donate some of his millions to Irish university

It has also been revealed that the man who bought the medal did so to give it back.

# forbes - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Ireland among Europe's elite when it comes to competitiveness

A new report by the European Commission has placed Ireland alongside Netherlands, Germany and Denmark for industrial competitiveness.

# forbes - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge A top US venture capitalist is tweeting about Dustin the Turkey World Famous

# forbes - Saturday 11 January, 2014

High Court, Mars, and Niall Horan: The week in numbers

Plus: Where did Michael Noonan rank out of Europe’s Finance Ministers in a Financial Times list?

# forbes - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Today everyone’s been talking about a man found dead in Dublin, Jenny Lauren’s €2,000 fine and Mary McAleese on the Catholic Church and homosexuality.

Five Irishmen make the Forbes 30 under 30 list

A golfer, a businessman a boyband member and two entrepreneurs from Limerick featured on the ones to watch list.

# forbes - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'

Trustev was set up in 2012 and helps to prevent online fraud.

# forbes - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: Forbes has Ireland all wrong

Ireland Inc. got the thumbs-up as the best place to do business. The glossy magazine headline hides a less attractive truth about tax, unemployment and Stalinist powers.

# forbes - Thursday 5 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 things Ireland really IS the best in the world for Best In The World

12 things Ireland really IS the best in the world for

We are world-beaters. Sort of.

# forbes - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Who was the world's highest-paid musician of 2013?

Lady Gaga won’t be too pleased.

Russian billionaire's €60 million Fabergé egg collection goes on display

Viktor Vekselberg’s entire art collection is estimated to be worth €630 million. He bought the eggs in 2004 pledging to bring them ‘home’ to Russia.

# forbes - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Beautiful Payday as Bono set for multi-million dollar windfall from magazine sale

The rock star’s Elevation Partners is the preferred shareholder in the magazine.

# forbes - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

And the Forbes world's most powerful person is...

It’s a man who is known to take his top off when hunting and fishing and has caused controversy this year with anti-gay laws.

# forbes - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge And the world's highest earning actress is... Cha-ching!

And the world's highest earning actress is...

These Hollywood starlets are rolling in it.

# forbes - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay

The journalist has described it as “the worst error” he has ever made.

# forbes - Friday 12 July, 2013

From The42 Pakistani billionaire Khan agrees to buy Fulham In THe Money

Pakistani billionaire Khan agrees to buy Fulham

The 62-year-old, who made his fortune as a car parts manufacturer, already owns NFL team Jacksonville Jaguars.

# forbes - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Merkel, Obama, Clinton, Gates: here's who topped the list of most powerful women

The Forbes list of the world’s most powerful women ranks them by money, media presence and impact. Here’s who’s in.

# forbes - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Denis O'Brien and Dermot Desmond among five Irishmen on Forbes rich list

The list is once again topped by the Mexican telecoms tycoon Carlos Slim who has a net worth of $73 billion.

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