Tuesday, March 21 2017 19:34 EET
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Forbes' annual world's billionaires issue lists six Ukrainians
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Rinat Akhmetov is ranked first among six other Ukrainians in the Forbes' annual world's billionaires issue , according to the magazine’s newest ranking, released Monday.

Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine's wealthiest man for eight years, ranks 359th, but he is the first among the Ukrainains. His fortune is estimated in $4.6 billion.

Henadiy Boholyubov, founder of PrivatBank, owner of oil business and ferroalloys manufacturer, has $1.4 billions on the 1468th spot. The third Ukrainian is Yuriy Kosiuk, the Ukraine's biggest producer of poultry, is ranked the 1678th with the fortune of $1.2 billion.

Ihor Kolomoyskyy possesses $1.1 billion (while it was $1.3 billion last year) and takes fifth position among Ukrainians and the 1775th in the list.

Cofounder, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates is the biggest billionaire gainer on the 2017 list.

The list, estimated that the nation's first billionaire president Trump’s net worth has fallen from $4.5 billion last year to $3.5 billion today, dropping him 208 spots on the magazine’s list of billionaires, from No. 336 last year to No. 544.

Earlier Ukraine confiscated a foreign ship for entering the Crimea