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# forbes - This year 2022

Billionaire list shows that nine Irish billionaires have a combined net worth of $54.8 billion
# Irish Billionaires
# Irish Billionaires

Billionaire list shows that nine Irish billionaires have a combined net worth of $54.8 billion

Apr 5th 2022, 7:39 PM 60,955 Views 0 Comments

The Irish list is topped by Pallonji Mistry, a construction magnate with a net worth of $15 billion.

# forbes - Last year 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 64,546 Views 124 Comments

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

# forbes - All time

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 43,853 Views 58 Comments

Here is the full top 10, according to Forbes.

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 21,526 Views 41 Comments

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

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 52,592 Views 28 Comments

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

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 5,721 Views 0 Comments

Genius.

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 16,502 Views 37 Comments

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

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 20,452 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.

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 22,850 Views 41 Comments

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

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 6,302 Views 27 Comments

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

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 39,508 Views 2 Comments

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

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 29,421 Views 14 Comments

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

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 26,741 Views 76 Comments

He’s still worth almost $4 billion though.

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 45,566 Views 33 Comments

*You probably will, to be honest.

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 19,856 Views 37 Comments

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

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 12,274 Views 17 Comments

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

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 11,168 Views 13 Comments

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

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 49,583 Views 56 Comments

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

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 28,923 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.

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 7,749 Views 1 Comment

Is that… me?

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 26,354 Views 51 Comments

*According to Forbes, at least.

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 52,640 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.

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 23,696 Views 28 Comments

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

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 19,192 Views 49 Comments

That would be Denmark now. Or maybe New Zealand.

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 10,359 Views 22 Comments

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

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 6,685 Views 23 Comments

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

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 4,228 Views 0 Comments

Yep.

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 11,391 Views 2 Comments

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jan 8th 2014, 11:06 PM 18,768 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 32,042 Views 35 Comments

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

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'
# Business
# Business

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'

Dec 18th 2013, 7:43 AM 12,314 Views 19 Comments

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

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

Damien Kiberd: Forbes has Ireland all wrong

Dec 8th 2013, 8:30 AM 66 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.

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 66,573 Views 60 Comments

We are world-beaters. Sort of.

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 26,960 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 13,653 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.

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 22,157 Views 96 Comments

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

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 22,706 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.

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 27,340 Views 40 Comments

These Hollywood starlets are rolling in it.

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 23,840 Views 72 Comments

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

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 3,250 Views 3 Comments

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

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