According to Forbes, the head of Microsoft Bill Gates is at the top of the world rating of the richest people on the Planet; his wealth is worth $56 billion. The American investor Warren Buffett with his $52 billion takes the second place. The richest man of Latin America,Mexican magnate Carlos Slim takes the third place of this chart; his wealth is worth $49 billion.

Following the results of 2006, the amount of billionaires in the world up to 946 people. The list was refilled with 178 new names; there are 19 Russians, 14 Indians, 13 Chinese and 10 Spanish among them. Besides, the billionaires from Oman, Romania, Serbia and Cyprus appeared at this rating. The total wealth of all billionaires is worth $3,6 trillion.

The richest man of Russia is Roman Abramovych. He is at the 16th place; his wealth is worth $18,7 billion. There are 53 billionaire in Russia. Their total wealth is worth $282 billion.

Photo of the Ukrainian billionaires:

Rinat Akhmetov - 4 billion

Victor Pinchuk - 2.8 billion

Serhiy Taruta and Victor Hayduk - 2 billion each

Ihor Kolomoysky and Hennady Bogolubov - 1.2 billion each

Konstantin Zhevago - 1 billion


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