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Andry Trysandy Mahany   04 January 2017 13:34

These are the 10 richest people in Indonesia in the year 2016 according to business magazine Forbes. 

10. Mochtar Riady

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The 87 year-old man is the founder and president commissioner of Lippo Group. His total wealth reaches Rp 25.5 trillion.

9. Murdaya Poo

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The man was once a member of the House of Representatives Commission III. With different businesses in various industries, his total wealth reaches Rp28.2 trillion. 

8. Dato’ Sri Tahir

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The Indonesian businessman, investor, philanthropist, and founder of Mayapada Group, has a total wealth of approximately Rp 41.6 trillion.

7. Boenjamin Setiawan.

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His total wealth reaches around Rp 44 trillion, most of which comes from his pharmaceutical company Kalbe Farma.

6. Chairul Tanjung.

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Next up is CT Corp founder Chairul Tanjung, who is also the former Coordinating Minister for Economics, who has a total wealth of approximately Rp 65 trillion.

5. Sri Prakash Lohia.

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His business includes those in petrochemicals and textiles, and the man has a total wealth of Rp 67 trillion.

4. Eka Tjipta Widjaja.

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He is a businessman and founder of Sinar Mas, an industry engaging in various sectors including pulp and paper, agribusiness, food, and financial services. His total wealth amounts to approximately Rp 75 trillion.

3. Anthoni Salim.

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With businesses in various industries, Anthoni Salim's wealth totals to approxiamtely Rp76.5 trillion.

2. Susilo Wonowidjojo.

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The 60-year-old businessman is the founder of cigarette company Gudang Garam and has a total wealth of approximately Rp95 trillion.

1. Budi and Michael Hartono.

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Budi and Michael Hartono again ranks first on Forbes' list with a total wealth of approximately Rp229 trillion mostly derived from Djarum Group. 


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