Wang Jianlin

Revealed: The heated dispute between Bo Xilai and billionaire Wang Jianlin... over football

Bo Xilai (left) congratulates Wang Jianlin (centre) and coach Xu Genbao (right) on Wanda football club's championship win in 1998.

Billionaire Wang Jianlin had a heated dispute with fallen politician Bo Xilai over bonuses for football players, with Bo telling Wang: “when I give you an inch, don’t try taking a mile”, according to mainland magazine Blog Weekly (Boke Tianxia).

Saturday, 7 December, 2013, 3:05am 1 comment

Property tycoon Wang Jianlin is China’s richest person: Forbes

Wang Jianlin, head of conglomerate Wanda Group, is now China's richest person with an estimated wealth of US$14 billion, says <i>Forbes</i> magazine.

A multi-billionaire who bought US cinema chain AMC Entertainment and has just acquired a luxury British yacht builder has taken top spot as China’s richest man, according to Forbes magazine

11 Sep 2013 - 3:34pm