China's Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao has become the world's most valuable football club.
Floyd "Money" Mayweather has beaten Manny Pacquiao again: the undefeated US boxer leads his Filipino rival atop Forbes' latest list of the world's highest-paid sports figures.
"Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara is the highest-paid US TV actress for the third year in a row, earning some $37 million.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel topped Forbes's list of the world's most powerful women for the fourth consecutive year, followed by US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, the magazine said.
Five Kazakhstan richest man made it into the Forbes list this year.
Vasili Anisimov, 62, an Almaty-born Russian billionaire, made it into the 300 Plus Richies list according to Swiss economy magazine Bilan.
Business magazine Forbes named Madonna the highest-paid musician in the world on Tuesday, estimating her earnings at $125 million in the year to June.
Forbes Media, the family-owned group known for its business magazine which chronicles great wealth, said Friday it is up for sale.
In an interview for diapason.kz Mr. Abiyev told he had made a fortune with no seed capital or mighty contacts to rely on.
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg will go down as one of New York's most transformative mayors but he has divided an electorate set to elect his polar opposite.
Having outfoxed him on Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has now pipped Barack Obama to the title of the world's most powerful leader as ranked by Forbes on Wednesday.
Television talk show queen Oprah Winfrey was named the most powerful celebrity in the world on Wednesday as Forbes.com released its annual list of the top movers and shakers in the entertainment industry.
Russian Forbes made a rating of 10 visa-free ski resorts where the skiing season last for the whole spring.
Forbes magazine included 5 Kazakhstan citizens in the updated list of the richest people on the planet.
The recession ravaging Spain's economy has not held back Amancio Ortega, a railwayman's son from Galicia, who has just leaped to third place in Forbes magazine's listing of the richest people in the world.
46-y.o. Kazakhstan-born Moldazhanova was ranked 23rd with an annual income of $4 million.
Bill Gates remains the richest person in the United States with a fortune of $66 billion in 2012, up 10 percent from last year.
Three Kazakhstan citizens made it into the Forbes list of richest people on the planet.
The list of top 50 influential businessmen of Kazakhstan is led by chairman of Samruk-Kazyna national holding Timur Kulibayev.
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