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Top Ten World’s Highest Paid Athletes 2015

Top Ten World’s Highest Paid Athletes 2015

1-Floyd Mayweather

American Boxer Floyd Mayweather is the world’s highest paid athlete in year 2015. He broke the record of Tiger Woods (who earned $115 million in 2008) and earned $300 million in one year. His historical fight against Manny Pacquiao also broke many records in boxing history. 38 years old American boxer is number one on the list of World’s richest athletes 2015. Many people think that he is very arrogant and proud but Floyd never mind such criticism because he himself described himself as a proud man.

Floyd Mayweather 2015

1-Floyd Mayweather

2-Manny Pacquiao

Pacquiao is second on this list of World’s richest athletes 2015. The Philippines boxer earned $160 million in a year and became the second highest paid athlete in the world. From this $160 million, he earned $125 million from single fight against Floyd Mayweather. His other contracts with multinational companies like Nike and Foot Locker earned him lot of fortune.

Manny Pacquiao photo

2-Manny Pacquiao

3-Cristiana Ronaldo

World’s most popular and skillful footballer Cristiana Ronaldo is on number 3 in this list of top ten highest paid athletes in world in 2015. He scored plenty of goals for his club Real Madrid in the last three years which not only earned him money but many awards which includes FIFA’s Best player in the world. Cristiana has charming looks which also makes him suitable for commercials of mega companies. The Portages footballer earned $79.6 million in a year and become the third highest paid athlete in the world.

Cristiana Ronaldo 2015

3-Cristiana Ronaldo

4-Lionel Messi

The Spaniard footballer Lionel Messi is the 4th highest paid athlete in world in 2015. He is backbone of this club Barcelona and his club pays him around $50 million a year as salary. He holds many records which includes the record four-time FIFA player of the year, most goals in Barca competitions, most goals in La Liga Competitions, most goals in calendar year and most hat tricks in football. Overall he has an image which is larger than life and known as super human among his fans. He earned total $73.8 million in one year.

Lionel Messi pic

4-Lionel Messi

5-Roger Federer

Roger Federer is legendary name in the game of tennis. With his estimated $67 million earnings he is on number 5 in this list of world’s richest athletes 2015. The Swiss player is in the professional tennis courts from last 17 years and holds record for most singles Grand Slam Wins.

Roger Federer 2015

5-Roger Federer

6-LeBron James

LeBron James is one of the most popular and expensive basketball players in the world. With his $64.8 million earnings in one year he holds the number 6 spot in the list of World’s richest athletes. LeBron James is also partner with many popular brands which gives him lot of money. His signature Nike Shoes were among the top selling items in USA last year.

LeBron James image

6-LeBron James

7-Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant is professional basketball player of America. He is on number seven in this list with his $54.7 million earnings. The four-time NBA scoring champ signed very expensive commercial deal with Nike in 2014. He plays for popular club Oklahoma City Thunder.

Kevin Durant 2015

7-Kevin Durant

8-Phil Mickelson

American golfer, Phil Mickelson is on number 8 in this list of World’s richest athletes. He earned around $50.8 million in one year and made his place in this list. His appearances and endorsements with Callaway, Barclays, KPMG, Exxon Mobil, Amgen and Rolex earned him millions in last 3 years.

Phil Mickelson pic

8-Phil Mickelson

9-Tiger Woods

The Legend Golfer, Tiger Woods is on number nine in 2015’s list of world’s highest paid athletes. Once he was the number one richest player in the world but now his career is on the fall but still he earned $50.6 million in one year to make his place in this list. His career threatening injuries are forcing him to retire from the game and his last major win was the 2008 US Open.

Tiger Woods pic

9-Tiger Woods

10-Kobe Bryant

American NBA star, Kobe Bryant earned $49.5 million in one year earned the last spot in the list of 2015 World’s Highest-Paid Athletes. Kobe is getting older and his injuries are making things worse for him. In spite of all these issues he is still earning lot of money from his endorsements with multi national companies.

10-Kobe Bryant

10-Kobe Bryant

Top Ten Richest Men in Hong Kong 2014

Top Ten Richest People in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is booming economy with increasing number of billionaire every year. In year 2013 we have seen many people getting lot of fortune in different businesses which include real state and gambling. Lui Che Woo who is ranked second in this list earned his fortune due to his Casino business where he earned a lot but taxes are not that much high. Li Ka Shing is the richest man in Hong Kong but he lost many millions as compared with last year due to downfall in real estate and higher taxes.
Following is the list of top ten richest people in Hong Kong;

1-Li Ka-Shing

He is not only the richest person in Hong Kong but also the wealthiest person of Asia. With his total net worth of $32 Billion he tops the list. Empire of Li Ka-Shing includes Cheung Kong, Hutchison Whampoa and Husky Energy.

Hong Kong Richest Person

2-Lui Che Woo

He is the leading name in Casino Business and his ‘Galaxy Casinos” are among the best in the world. In 2001 Che Woo bought $1.1 Billion Macau gaming license without any previous experience but hit the jack pot. With his total net worth of $21 Billion he is the second richest person in Hong Kong.

3-Lee Shau Kee

He is the head of Henderson Land, the real estate company, and in the third spot in this list of Hong Kong’s billionares. Last year he was at No.2 but slip on position down due to increased taxes and lower sales.

4-Kwok Family

Kwong Siu-hing and her sons are at No.4 in this list with estimated net worth of $17.5 Billion. They lost their $2 Billion worth due to losses in their property businesses.

5-Cheng Yu-Tung

He is the fifth richest person in this list with net worth of $15.5 Billion. He is very old, 88 years, and recently turned over the chairmanship of his New World Development to his son Henry.

6-Joseph Lau

He involves in the real estate business and at No.6 in this list with estimated worth of $9.7 Billion.

7-Michael Kadoorie

He helped make Hong Kong a world financial hub with his hotel and power companies but recently shares in his companies languished. But still with $8.6 Billion he is the 7th richest person in Hong Kong in year 2014.

8-Peter Woo

He involves in business of shopping malls and real estate and with estimated worth of $8 Billion he is at No.8 in this list.

9-Pansy Ho

She is the daughter of Macau gambling kingpin Stanley Ho and his heir apparent. With net worth of $6.8 Billion she is at number nine in this list.

10-Victor & William Fung

The two brother’s firm, Li & Fung, is the world’s largest supplier of goods to retailers such a s Wal-Mart and Target.

Top Ten Most Promising Business Companies in USA 2014

Most Promising Companies in USA 2014

Fortunes of business companies change dramatically every year as some went bankrupt and some hit jackpot. Rapid growth and outstanding management are the key factors which determines the fate of any company. These companies are relatively new in their respective fields but they showed immense potential and growth during year 2013 that no one can ignore them in 2014 and at the end of this year these companies will be much bigger. This top ten list of most promising American companies includes only those companies which are doing business locally in USA.
Here in this list of top ten most promising companies in USA we have selected some private companies;

most promising company in USA

1-Fuhu

  • Revenue in 2013: $175 million
  • Business/Nature: Makes education Android tablets for Kids

2-AIRPUSH

  • Revenue in 2013: $98 million
  • Business/Nature: Delivers ads to 120,000 mobile apps

3-SUJA

Revenue in 2013: $18 million
Business/Nature: Produces and sells organic cold-pressed juices

4-EVOLENT

  • Revenue in 2013: $40 million
  • Business/Nature: Sells software and consulting services to hospitals

5-Lending Club

  • Revenue in 2013: $98 million
  • Business/Nature: Offers peer-to-peer lending for personal loans online

6-Smashburger

  • Revenue in 2013: $228 million
  • Business/Nature: Serves up burgers in a fast casual chain

7-Utest

  • Revenue in 2013: $24.1 million
  • Business/Nature: Uses 100,000 part-time testers to find bugs in apps

8-Anchorfree

  • Revenue in 2013: $35 million
  • Business/Nature: Provide a virtual private network for secure browsing

9-Yodle

  • Revenue in 2013: $163 millon
  • Business/Nature: Offers online marketing services for small businesses

10-Hirevue

  • Revenue in 2013: $9.3 million
  • Business/Nature: Runs a digital platform for screening recruiting and interviewing

Top Ten Highest Paid NBA Player 2014

Highest-Paid NBA Players in 2014

Basketball is among the most popular games in USA. Professional players of NBA are among the richest athletes in country with average pro makes nearly $5 million a year. Kobe Bryant is the pick of the players because he is the highest paid NBA player in USA in 2014. He also earn millions from his sponsors and partners and among the richest athletes in the world.

Here in the following list you can see the top ten Highest paid basketball players in USA with their total earnings, salaries and endorsements;

highest paid nba 2014

Kobe Bryant Highest Paid NBA Player

1-Kobe Bryantbbv

  • Team: Los Angeles lakers
  • Earnings: $64 million
  • Salary: $30 million
  • Endorsements: $34 million
  • Partners/Sponsors: Nike

2-LeBron James

  • Team: Miami Heat
  • Earnings: $61 million
  • Salary: $19.1 million
  • Endorsements: $42 million
  • Partners/Sponsers: Coca Cola, Samsung, McDonald, Dunkin Donuts

3-Derrick Rose

  • Team: Chicago Bulls
  • Earnings: $38.6 million
  • Salary: $17.6 million
  • Endorsements: $21 million
  • Sponsors/Partners: Adidas

4-Kevin Durant

  • Team: Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Earnings: $31.8 million
  • Salary: $17.8 million
  • Endorsements: $14 million

5-Dwyane Wade

  • Team: Miami Heat
  • Earnings: $30.7 million
  • Salary: $18.7 million
  • Endorsements: $12 million
  • Sponsors/Partners: Li-Ning, Gatorade, Hublot, Pepperidge Farm

6-Carmelo Anthony

  • Team: New York Knicks
  • Earnings: $30.4 million
  • Salary: $21.4 million
  • Endorsements: $9 million

7-Amar’e Stoudemire

  • Team: New York Knicks
  • Earnings: $28.2 million
  • Salary: $21.7 million
  • Endorsements: $6.5 million

8-Dwight Howard

  • Team: Houston Rockets
  • Earnings: $26.5 million
  • Salary: $20.5 million
  • Endorsements: $6 million
  • Sponsors/Partners: Addidas

9-Dirk Nowitzki

  • Team: Dallas Mavericks
  • Earnings: $23.2 million
  • Salary: $22.7 million
  • Endorsements: $500,000
  • Sponsors/Partners: Nike

10-Chris Paul

  • Team: Los Angeles Clippers
  • Earnings: $22.7 million
  • Salary: $18.7 million
  • Endorsements: $4 million

 

 

 

Top Ten Richest Athlete in the World 2013

Top Ten Richest Athletes in World 2013
American Golfer Tiger Woods is the richest athlete in world for year 2013. This 37 year old legendary golfer has net worth of $500 million with annual income of $85 million. He is not only the wealthiest athlete in the world but also most successful golfer in the history of game.
German Formula-one driver Micheal Schumacher is the second richest athlete in the world with net worth of almost $400 million. Micheal Schumacher is the greatest F1 drivers of all time. Famous footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is at number eight in this list of world’s richest athletes with net worth of over $130 million.

Tiger Woods
Following is the complete list of top ten richest athletes in the world;

  1. Tiger Woods                 $500 million
  2. Micheal Schumacher  $400 million
  3. Alex Rodriguez             $300 million
  4. Kobe Bryan                    $200 million
  5. David Beckham            $175 million
  6. Phil Mickelson              $150 million
  7. Roger Federer               $140 million
  8. Cristiano Ronaldo        $130 million
  9. Lionel Messi                  $115 million
  10. Floyed Mayweather     $115 million

Top Ten Largest Companies in the World 2012

Top Ten Biggest Companies 2012

Today we live in age of Corporate world where multi national companies and corporation rule the world. Althought these companies not holds the political power in major world powers yet they support and plays crucial role in politics of world’s largest economies. These multi-national companies provide jobs to the million all over the world but their only purpose is to earn profit which is also known as “Bottom Line” in the Corporate world.
According to prestigious Forbes Magazine, the Global 2000 companies now account for $36 trillion in revenue, $149 trillion in assets and $37 trillion in market value. These firms provides jobs to 83 million people worldwide.
Followings is the list of top ten biggest companies in the world for year 2012. The criteria for these top mult-national companies in the world is multi-pronged i.e. sales, profits, assets and market value. Based on these four criteria we have prepared a list of top 10 largest companies in the world in year 2012.

Exon Mobile
Exxon Mobile is at number one in this list because it is world’s most profitable company with $41 billion in profits. In this list of top ten companies, five belongs to USA which shows the importance of these companies in World’s super power. Two leading Chinese companies also makes their way into this list which proves the rise on China in Capitalistic world.

  1. Exxon Mobile-USA
  2. JP Morgan Chase-USA
  3. General Electric- USA
  4. Royal Dutch Shell-Netherlands
  5. ICBC-China
  6. HSMC-Holdings-UK
  7. Petro China-China
  8. Bkershie Hathaway-USA
  9. Wells Fargo-USA
  10. Petrobras-Petroleo Brazil-Brazil

Top Ten Worst Floods in History of World

Top Ten Worst Floods in History
Huang He River of China is famous for its devastating floods. It is also known as China’s Sorrow because of it caused huge destruction in China through out its history. Records of floods caused by China’s Huang He or Yellow river dated back to 2297 BC. Since then, it has flooded at least 1500 times, resulting in million of deaths in China. According to some accounts, the flood of 1887 may have resulted in as many as 6 million deaths because over 2000 town and villages were destroyed by the flood. In modern times, an extensive program of damming and dike-building has reduced the danger. Nevertheless, in the 1990’s almost 70 per cent of the people worldwide affected by floods were Chinese.
Following is the list of top ten worst floods in the history of world. Her we are only counting those floods which are in recorded history.

worst floods

  • 1-Haung He River, China-August 1931-3.7 million death tool
  • 2-Haung He River, China-Spring 1887-1.5 million dead
  • 3-Holland-1530-400,000 dead
  • 4-Kaifon, China-1642-300,000 dead
  • 5-Henan, China-1939-200,000 dead
  • 6-Bengal, India-1876-200,000 dead
  • 7-Yangtz River, China-1931-140,000 dead
  • 8-Holland-1646-110,000 dead
  • 9-North Vietnam-1971-100,000 dead
  • 10-Friesland, Holland-1228-100,000 dead

Top Ten Countries with Highest number of Facebook Users 2012

Top Ten Countries with most Facebook users 2012

Facebook not only revolutionized the world of internet but also our lives. Millions of users are spending plenty of hours daily on Facebook which makes it hottest social networking website of planet. There are approximately 700 million users of Facebook and they are increasing with passage of time due to its innovative features, rich user experience and other entertainment features. You can connect with your old friends and loved one with Facebook easily. Although Facebook is famous all over the world yet there are few countries with most of Facebook users. USA is the country with most number of Facebook users where around 145 million people user this social networking website. Interestingly developing nations like Indonesia, India, Brazil, Mexico, Turkey and Philippines are among the top 10 countries with most Facebook users in 2012.
Followings are the list of top ten countries with most Facebook users in 2012.

Countries with highest number of Facebook Users details

  1. USA (total number of Facebook users in USA are around 145.7 millions)
  2. Indonesia (41.1 million)
  3. India (41 million)
  4. Brazil (35 million)
  5. Mexico (30 million)
  6. Turkey (30 milling)
  7. UK (30 million)
  8. Philippines (27 million)
  9. France (23 million)
  10. 1Germany (22 million)

Top Ten Countries with Highest Divore Rate in the World 2012

Top Ten Countries with highest Divorce Rate 2012

Marriage is the most important family institution in the world but in modern times divorce rate is increasing all over the world. There has been increasing rate of separation among the couples every year and here you can see the list of top ten countries with highest divorce rate in 2012. Some factors which are directly responsible for the failure of marriage all over the world are adultery, extra-marital affairs, domestic violence, addiction, materialism and unemployment. In these top ten countries with highest divorce rate there is not a single Islamic country which shows the success of marriage institution in Islamic countries and Islamic societies. High rate of separation not only disturb the lives of couple but also creates other problems in society. High divorce rate is associated with other social-economic problems like violence against women, prostitution, moral degrading of society and sexual diseases.

Divorced Couple
Followings are the list of top 10 countries with highest divorce rate in year 2012. The percentage of divorce given below shows the number of marriages ends up in divorce among every 1000 marriages.
1-Russia
Russia is the country with highest divorce rate in the world. Common reasons for this high rate of separation are abusive to wives, unfaithful and leaving the paternal responsibilities to women. Women in Russia works more than men for their family and this is the cause of high divorce rate in Russia. They prefer affair and dating with foreign men which makes Russian Women popular for online dating and prostitution. Rate of divorce in Russia is 5.3%.
2-Aruba
With rate of 5.27% Aruba is at number two in this list of countries with highest divorce rate.
3-USA
The most powerful nation of the world has very high divorce rate i.e. 4.19%. The common reason for this is materialism in society.
4-Panama
With divorce rate of 3.80% Panama is known as Divorce capital of the world. The major reason of this high separation rate is cheating with spouse.
5-Ukraine
Ukraine got the fifth position with divorce rate of 3.79% in this list of top ten countries with highest divorce rate in 2012.
6-Belarus
Another Eastern European country with divorce rate of 3.77% makes its place in this notorious list.
7-Moldova
The divorce rate in Moldova is 3.50% and major reason is that women not only work outside but also responsible for paternal responsibilities.
8-Cuba
The main reason of high divorce rate in Cuba is because marriages being held just for sake of financial gain or for visas. The divorce rate is 3.16% in Cuba.
9-Czech Republic
Country is full of many immigrants and ethic groups which results in high divorce rate of 3.11%. In this country divorce rates are highest among European countries.
10-South Korea
With divorce rate of 3.05%, this country is at number ten in this list of countries with highest divorce rate in 2012.

Top Ten Richest Athletes 2012 | Richest Sportsmen in the World

Top Ten Richest Athletes 2012

Parents often advice their children to work hard in studies and stay away from sports because through study they can improve their lives and future. But today sportsmen are earning lot more than any other professional in the world. All of us like one game or another and we have our heroes and ideals in such games. Sports not only provide fame for player but can also make him/her millionaire or even billionaire. Followings are the list of top ten richest athletes in 2012. These top sports players earned millions and are among the richest people in the world. In this list you will see three football players, three golfers, two basketball players, one car driver and one baseball player.
1-Tiger Woods
This golfer topped the list of richest athletes because of his total worth of $100 million. He is also the most successful golf player in the history of this game. He earned millions of dollars by winning tournaments and championships. Last year he was also the richest sportsman of the world.

Tiger Woods Wallpaper

1-Tiger Woods

2-Kobe Bryant
This famous basketball player is known for his highflying moves. Total net worth of Kobe Bryant is around $53 millions which make him the richest basketball player of the world and second richest athlete of the world for year 2012.

Kobe Bryant Wallpaper

2-Kobe Bryant

3-LeBron James
Another Basketball player who is known as “King James” makes his place in this list because of his assets of $48 million.

Lebron James Wallpaper

3-Lebron James

4-Roger Federer
He is not only the number one tennis player but also greatest tennis player of all times. With total worth of $47 million he is at number 4 in our list of richest athletes.

Roger Federer Wallpaper

4-Roger Federer

5-Phil Mickelson
Another American Golfer who is also known as “lefty” is in this list due to his total worth of $46.5 million.

Phil Mickelson Wallpaper

5-Phil Mickelson

6-David Beckham
Legend English footballer is the richest football player with total worth of $40 million.

David Beckham Wallpaper

6-David Beckham

7-Christiana Ronaldo
One of the most famous footballers of recent times is at number 7 in this list because of his total assets of $38 million.

Christiana Ronaldo Wallpaper

7-Christiana Ronaldo

8-Alex Rodriguez
With total worth of $35 million, Alex Rodriguez is the richest baseball player of the world. But he is at number 8 in this list of wealthy sportsman of the world.

Alex Rodriguez wallpaper

8-Alex Rodriguez

9-Michael Schumacher
German racing driver is known world wide due to his excellent driving skills. With total worth of $34 million he is at number 9 in this list but he is the richest car racing driver of the world.

Michael Schumacher Wallpaper

9-Michael Schumacher

10-Lionel Messi
Argentinean sticker is currently best soccer player of the world. He was the best soccer player of 2011 and currently he holds that title but in this list he is at number 10 due to his total worth of $32.3 million.

Lionel Messi Wallpaper

10-Lionel Messi