Russia's billionaire community grows by 17

Oct. 5, 2012 at 11:24 AM

MOSCOW, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- A state-run Russian TV network said the country has 17 more billionaires than were counted last year.

The Vesti network said Russia is the No. 6 country in numbers of billionaires, counting 97 people this year who are worth more than $1 billion, RIA Novosti reported Friday.

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