Latest posts with tags "Mukesh Ambani"

Private jet makers target India’s super-rich

Feb 12, 2011 / Jets

The growing list of billionaires in India is an enticing prospect for executive jet makers seeking to recover from a slump in demand caused by the financial crisis. Prominent among exhibitors at the ongoing Aero India 2011 air show in Bangalore were manufacturers such as US-based Gulfstream and Brazil’s Embraer — both hoping to seduce […]


India’s Ambani shows off ‘world’s priciest home’

Nov 30, 2010 / Billionaires

Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani has hosted a lavish housewarming party to show off his just-completed new skyscraper residence. Some 80 of India’s rich and famous attended the party on Friday night at the 27-storey building, which dominates the Mumbai skyline. Indian novelist Shobhaa De called the building – reported to be the world’s priciest private […]


World’s Most Expensive Mansion

Oct 15, 2010 / Luxury Homes

India’s richest man, and Forbes’s fourth richest man, Mukesh Ambani, has built the world’s most expensive house in Mumbai. It is estimated to be worth $1 billion. The 37,000-square meter home, which took seven years to build, is bigger than the Palace of Versailles, London’s Telegraph reported. It contains a health club with a gym […]


Mexican Carlos Slim world’s richest in new ranking

Mar 11, 2010 / Billionaires

The world’s new richest man, Mexican Carlos Slim, and a fresh crop of billionaires in Asia helped lead a comeback for the wealthiest few on the planet in 2010, Forbes magazine said Wednesday. The publication’s annual rich list reflected a resurgence of wealth after the financial turmoil of 2009, with the top 10 wealthiest worth […]


India’s richest man takes pay cut

Oct 19, 2009 / Billionaires

India’s richest man took a 66 percent pay cut to “set a personal example of moderation” after India’s government called for austerity in salaries of executives Mukesh Ambani, the head of Reliance Industries, said he would cap his pay at 150m rupees ($3.3m) this year. He received 440m rupees in 2008. With a net worth […]


Most Expensive Mansion in the World

Apr 10, 2008 / Luxury Homes

In addition to arguably being the most expensive private home in the world ($1 Billion to build), it will also be the tallest–measuring in at 42 stories. Residence Antilla, though, will only have 27 stories, due to Ambani’s desire for taller ceilings. Mukesh Ambani is reported to be the 14th richest man in the world, […]


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