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# forbes - Saturday 10 April, 2021

Forbes article about Stripe brothers which called Limerick 'stab city' removed after online backlash
# Peace Treaty
# Peace Treaty

Forbes article about Stripe brothers which called Limerick 'stab city' removed after online backlash

Apr 10th 2021, 9:24 AM 62,592 Views 124 Comments

The piece was written as a profile of Stripe billionaires John and Patrick Collison.

# forbes - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Dwayne Johnson is the highest-paid actor in the world
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Dwayne Johnson is the highest-paid actor in the world

Aug 12th 2020, 11:02 AM 43,794 Views 58 Comments

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
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

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

Aug 21st 2019, 10:29 PM 21,496 Views 41 Comments

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
# JackSepticEye
# JackSepticEye

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

Dec 4th 2018, 10:01 PM 52,503 Views 28 Comments

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

# forbes - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

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

Kylie Jenner made the cover of Forbes for her $900m lipstick empire, just after getting rid of her filler

Jul 11th 2018, 3:50 PM 5,698 Views 0 Comments

Genius.

# forbes - Monday 30 October, 2017

Michael Jackson named top earning dead celebrity with $75 million
# Forbes
# Forbes

Michael Jackson named top earning dead celebrity with $75 million

Oct 30th 2017, 6:50 PM 16,470 Views 37 Comments

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
# Forbes
# Forbes

Emma Stone is the world's highest-paid actress

Aug 17th 2017, 12:26 PM 20,423 Views 39 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 7th 2017, 5:15 PM 22,803 Views 41 Comments

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

# forbes - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

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

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

Jun 6th 2017, 6:37 PM 6,271 Views 27 Comments

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
# G'wan You Good Things
# G'wan You Good Things

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

Jan 16th 2017, 8:19 PM 39,440 Views 2 Comments

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
# High Earners
# High Earners

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

Dec 26th 2016, 7:00 PM 29,231 Views 13 Comments

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
# Softening Market
# Softening Market

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

Sep 29th 2016, 12:32 PM 26,643 Views 76 Comments

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*
# Power Players
# Power Players

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

Aug 17th 2016, 9:49 PM 45,545 Views 33 Comments

*You probably will, to be honest.

# forbes - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 13th 2016, 9:34 AM 19,825 Views 37 Comments

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
# Money Matters
From The42
# Money Matters

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

Jun 9th 2016, 1:21 PM 12,205 Views 17 Comments

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

# forbes - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

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

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

Mar 9th 2016, 2:24 PM 11,147 Views 13 Comments

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
# Loaded
# Loaded

These are the ten richest people on the planet

Mar 6th 2016, 3:00 PM 49,525 Views 56 Comments

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...
# Day Of Days
# Day Of Days

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

Jan 5th 2016, 11:37 AM 28,875 Views 27 Comments

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

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

A tech billionaire called out a magazine for Photoshopping him beyond recognition

Aug 23rd 2015, 12:03 PM 7,692 Views 1 Comment

Is that… me?

# forbes - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

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

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

May 26th 2015, 10:06 PM 26,308 Views 51 Comments

*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
# Minted
# Minted

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

Mar 27th 2015, 11:03 AM 52,252 Views 80 Comments

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...
# Movers And Shakers
# Movers And Shakers

Bill Gates has a reason to smile today...

Mar 2nd 2015, 10:05 PM 23,448 Views 28 Comments

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...
# Not The BSCITWIWTDB
# Not The BSCITWIWTDB

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

Dec 19th 2014, 5:30 PM 19,140 Views 49 Comments

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
# DNA
# DNA

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

Dec 10th 2014, 11:11 AM 10,330 Views 22 Comments

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
# Major Leagues
# Major Leagues

Ireland among Europe's elite when it comes to competitiveness

Sep 11th 2014, 9:36 PM 6,668 Views 23 Comments

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

# forbes - Saturday 21 June, 2014

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

A top US venture capitalist is tweeting about Dustin the Turkey

Jun 21st 2014, 1:45 PM 4,207 Views 0 Comments

Yep.

# forbes - Saturday 11 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 11th 2014, 7:30 PM 11,370 Views 2 Comments

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
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jan 8th 2014, 11:06 PM 18,736 Views 14 Comments

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
# Top 30
# Top 30

Five Irishmen make the Forbes 30 under 30 list

Jan 8th 2014, 1:08 PM 32,010 Views 35 Comments

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'
# Business
# Business

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'

Dec 18th 2013, 7:43 AM 12,293 Views 19 Comments

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# forbes - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Damien Kiberd: Forbes has Ireland all wrong
# Opinion
# Opinion

Damien Kiberd: Forbes has Ireland all wrong

Dec 8th 2013, 8:30 AM 42 Views 58 Comments

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

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

12 things Ireland really IS the best in the world for

Dec 5th 2013, 1:12 PM 66,229 Views 60 Comments

We are world-beaters. Sort of.

# forbes - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 20th 2013, 10:08 AM 26,935 Views 45 Comments

Lady Gaga won’t be too pleased.

Russian billionaire's €60 million Fabergé egg collection goes on display
# Short Of A Dozen
# Short Of A Dozen

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

Nov 20th 2013, 8:00 AM 13,506 Views 23 Comments

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
# Beautiful Payday
# Beautiful Payday

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

Nov 19th 2013, 3:08 PM 22,137 Views 96 Comments

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...
# Power
# Power

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

Oct 30th 2013, 2:49 PM 22,669 Views 40 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 30th 2013, 12:30 PM 27,319 Views 40 Comments

These Hollywood starlets are rolling in it.

# forbes - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay
# Oops
# Oops

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay

Jul 24th 2013, 9:09 AM 23,191 Views 72 Comments

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

# forbes - Friday 12 July, 2013

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

Pakistani billionaire Khan agrees to buy Fulham

Jul 12th 2013, 11:24 PM 3,185 Views 3 Comments

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
# They Got The Power
# They Got The Power

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

May 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 12,562 Views 19 Comments

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

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