Carso Oil & Gas, an affiliate of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's Grupo Carso, has been quietly biding in the historic auction that is welcoming private capital into Mexico's vast oil industry for the first time ever.
Over the past few decades, wealth has become more concentrated in the hands of a few global elite. Billionaires like Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Mexican business magnate Carlos Slim Helú and investing phenom Warren Buffett play an outsized role in the global economy. But what does that mean for everyone else? Is the concentration of wealth […]
MADRID (Reuters) - Mexican magnate Carlos Slim, the main shareholder of FCC, wants to appoint a senior manager from America Movil as chief executive of the Spanish construction firm, Spanish daily Cinco Dias said on Tuesday. Slim wants...Show More Summary
Image: Flickr Just in case you don't know who Warren Buffett is, he's currently the third-wealthiest person in the world, behind only Bill Gates and Carlos Slim Helu. He's been building his massive $67 billion fortune since his first...Show More Summary
Carlos Slim is the richest man in Mexico, with a reported fortune of nearly $70 billion. Slim's wealth is so immense that it equals 6.3% of Mexico's gross domestic product, a percentage greater than the combined income of the poorest...Show More Summary
With "Telcel Sin Frontera" (Telcel Without Border), a new plan that charges a token monthly fee for calls from Mexico to the U.S. and vice versa, billionaire Carlos Slim is erasing mobile borders between the two countries.
Carlos Slim Helu, Mexico's wealthiest man and one of the richest self-made billionaires in the world, flies under the radar more than you might expect, considering he owns more than 200 companies in Mexico, which is also known as "Slimlandia." With a net worth of at least $35.4 billion, Slim's influence is far-reaching in Mexico and abroad. Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican telecoms giant America Movil, controlled by billionaire Carlos Slim, will respond to a challenge from U.S. carrier AT&T by offering some subscribers free calls to and data in the United States, and will...Show More Summary
Microsoft founder Bill Gates is the richest man in the world with a net worth of $79.2 billion (£50.7 billion), while Mexican telecoms mogul Carlos Slim comes in second with a net worth of $77.1 billion (£49.3 billion). But neither "Bill"...Show More Summary
In a new partnership with billionaire Carlos Slim's Mexican on-demand digital television Uno TV, U.S.-based Ora TV plans to expand its Spanish shows to try to lure "millions" of new Spanish-only viewers into its programming.
A company partially controlled by billionaires Carlos Slim Helú will launch Mexico's first cement initial public offering in 15 years, but some analysts are skeptical the IPO will give Elementia a better chance to compete in a domestic market perceived as mired in government favoritism.
When you think of wealth in nearly every country in the world, you probably think of an individual - a Bill Gates or a Carlos Slim. But the largest owner of wealth is all of us collectively - you and me, fellow taxpayers. With that opening statement, and against the [...]
Mexican mogul Carlos Slim sits on a telecommunications empire worth billions, making him the perfect replacement for Trump on 'The Apprentice,' but it’s not gonna happen, TMZ has learned. Slim’s rep tells TMZ, “No creo que le…
A television company controlled by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim has canceled a project with real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump after his comments insulting Mexicans, Slim’s spokesman said on Monday. This is the third company to cut ties with Trump, who is seeking the...
A media company owned by Carlos Slim would have begun production on a show featuring US mogul Donald Trump just this week, before the unnamed program was canceled over Trump's incendiary statements about Mexican immigrants. Ora TV, an...Show More Summary
Donald Trump's offensive remarks calling Mexican immigrants "criminal and rapist", have forced Carlos Slim's Ora TV, Emilio Azcarraga's Televisa, Univision and NBC, to drop plans for airing the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants that are co-owned by the real estate mogul.
Donald Trump’s controversial comments about Mexicans prompted a billionaire to cancel a project with him. ||| Mexico City - A television company controlled by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim has cancelled a project with real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump after his comments insulting Mexicans, Slim's spokesman said on Monday. Show More Summary
Elizabeth Holmes, the world's youngest female billionaire, and Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim have set up a partnership to bring to Mexico the benefits of Holmes' innovative blood testing.
Carlos Slim is double dipping, apparently. He’s the top New York Times shareholder and is a high-money donor to the Clinton Foundation.
In a new book, Ann Coulter claims that Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim "bailed out" The New York Times so that he could "buy pro-illegal immigration coverage," but Slim's spokesperson called the allegations "true nonsense."