The world is a business, they say, and the most successful businesses in the world are not only generating tremendous profits but are also providing hundreds of thousands of jobs at the same time. While many of the world’s most profitable companies aren’t necessarily big employers of personnel, the following companies are some of the biggest employers on the planet. Without further ado, here are the 10 largest and at the same time highly profitable companies in the world today.
9Bank of China
The Bank of China was founded in 1912 and is currently one of the fastest growing banks in the world. It provides banking and related financial services, which include investment banking, insurance and investment services. It currently has a workforce of 305,675 employees and a market value of 124.25 billion dollars. The company’s sales and profits add up to 105.11 billion dollars and 25.5 billion dollars respectively.