Shafaq News / A specialized Company revealed on Monday the distribution of the world 's rich and wealthy people and indicated the presence of 175 Iraqis who have 15 billion $, noting that the presence of these rich people make Iraq maintains its rank as the sixth among the rich people in the Middle East .
“The company Wealth - X specialized in information and details about the world's rich people and the distribution of wealth in it, issued its report for 2013, which indicated that the total wealth owned by the richest man in the world matches according to the estimates for this year, 8.27 trillion $, owned by 199 thousand and 235 rich people in the world, the majority in America,” According to a press report, briefed by "Shafaq News”.
According to the company “Iraq came in sixth place in its list of the richest people in the Middle East with 175 rich people with a wealth of 15 billion $, while Saudi Arabia was ranked the first by about 1360 rich people with a total wealth of 285 billion $, followed by UAE by 1050 rich people with a total wealth of 190 billion$ then Kuwait with 845 rich people who have 145 billion $ “.
“The fourth place for Qatar as the rich people had 50 billion $ distributed among 345 rich persons, while Syria came in the fifth place estimated at 22 billion $ for 205 wealthy people,” The company added.
Wealth - X defines the wealthy people who have a wealth of more than 30 million $.
It is noteworthy that Iraq was ranked the sixth on Wealth - X list in the Middle East in 2012 , with a fortune of 13 billion $, the wealth of 160 persons.
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