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Thailand's 50 Richest :

Jun 15, 2015 - Forbes Asia

1. Dhanin Chearavanont $14.4 Billion UP Source: Food Age: 76. Married, 5 Children

Head of agribusiness conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group, who reclaims top spot as country's richest, is once again striking megadeals. In January CP and Japan's Itochu agreed to jointly buy a 20% stake in Chinese conglomerate Citic for $10.1 billion. Dhanin is also eyeing Tesco's Thai business, estimated at $10 billion. Lately under fire for allegedly indulging in anticompetitive practices, CP recently fac...