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BREAKING: Henry Sy Sr. PH’s richest passes away at 94


Retail magnate Henry Sy Sr. passed away Saturday morning. He was 94.

Sy the Philippines’ wealthiest man and also one of the country’s most generous philanthropists.

Sy had been the country’s richest man for 11 years in a row, according to Forbes magazine, which estimates his net worth at $19 billion.

Sy has retained his unassailable position at the head of Forbes magazine’s annual list of the Top 10 richest people in the Philippines.

Despite some tough challenges in the country’s economy over the course of 2018, these tycoons still managed to hold on to their billions.

The top 10 richest in Philippines are:

1. Henry Sy; US$18.3 billion
2. Manuel Villar; $5 billion
3. John Gokongwei Jr.; $4.4 billion
4. Jaime Zobel de Ayala; $4 billion
5. Enrique Razon Jr.; $3.9 billion

6. Tony Tan Caktiong; $3.85 billion
7. Lucio Tan; $3.8 billion
8. Ramon Ang; $2.85 billion
9. George Ty; $2.75 billion
10. Andrew Tan; $2.6 billion
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