Forbes list of 100 Richest in Tech
Against the backdrop of a weak global economic recovery, the world’s tech industry seems unaffected, especially in the United States and Asia. Forbes’ newly released 2016 list of 100 Richest in Tech shows that 75 percent of the titans on the list are from the US and China, with 51 and 24 tech founders and investors, respectively. The combined worth of the list is estimated at $892 billion, amounting to 6 percent growth on a yearon-year basis. and landowners protesting outside a conditioning plant supplying its multibilliondollar LNG project. Landowners in Papua New Guinea’s Hela province are in a position to take control of the key asset partially supplying the $19 billion PNG LNG project. They are demanding government authorities pay more than 2 billion Kina ($631,000) in royalties owed them currently held in trust.