Top 10 Richest Families Of Asia

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Top 10 Richest Families of Asia

The world as we know today  is a very rich place on average to say, but in reality world’s 80% wealth is being controlled by 20% of world’s elite. As reported by Sify News, Asia‘s increasing wealth is creating more millionaires and billionaires than any other region of the world. So here is a roundup of Asia’s Top Ten richest families.

10- Wang Family

Wang FamilyRanking: 10

Country: Taiwan

Business: Formosa Plastics Group

Estimated net worth: $8.6 billion

9- Ng Family

 Ng FamilyRanking: 09

Country: Singapore

Business: Far East Organization, Sino Group

Estimated net worth: $8.9 billion

8- Hartono Family

Hartono FamilyRanking: 08

Country: Indonesia

Business: Djarum Group

Estimated net worth: $11 billion

7- Lee Kun Hee & family

 Lee Kun Hee & familyRanking: 07

Country: South Korea

Business: Samsung Group

Estimated net worth: $11.6 billion

6- Kuok Family

Kuok FamilyRanking: 06

Country: Malaysia, Singapore

Business: Kuok Group

Estimated net worth: $16.1 billion

5- Sunil Mittal & Family

Sunil Mittal & FamilyRanking: 05

Country: India

Business: Bharti Group

Estimated net worth: $16.5 billion

4- Kwok Family

Kwok FamilyRanking: 04

Country: Hong Kong

Business: Sun Hung Kai Properties

Estimated net worth: $22 billion

3- Lakshmi Narayan Mittal & Family

Lakshmi Narayan Mittal & FamilyRanking: 03

Country: Non-resident Indian

Business: ArcelorMittal

Estimated net worth: $28 billion

2- Li Ka-shing & Family

Li Ka-shing & FamilyRanking: 02

Country: Hong Kong

Business: Cheung Kong, PCCW, Hutchison Whampoa

Estimated net worth: $32 billion

1- Ambani Family

Ambani FamilyRanking: 01

Country: India

Business: Reliance Industries & Reliance Group

Estimated net worth: $37.6 billion