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Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Propels Warren Buffet Ahead of Carlos Slim As World’s Second Wealthiest Man

When people call you an ‘Oracle’, and you are working in the finance industry, Warren Buffet, CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), will tell you that life doesn’t get any better, at least in terms of amassing huge sums of wealth. In a segment on CNBC, it was revealed that Buffet is now […]

How America Movil Could Use Google Inc. to Get Even With AT&T Inc.

AT&T sold its stake in America Movil and will now become a competitor following its recent acquisition, but Carlos Slim might get the last laugh.

Jill Abramson falls off Forbes’ ‘Most Powerful People’ list

Forbes released its annual ranking of The World’s Most Powerful People on Wednesday, and it includes several media movers: Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, was ranked 12th. Carlos Slim Helu, the Mexican telecoms billionaire who owns a 17 percent stake in The New York Times, came in at no. Show More Summary

World's Richest Man: 3-Day Work Week 'Will Happen'

He's said it once and he's saying it again: Carlos Slim envisions a world where we work just three days a week and have more time for the things we enjoy. But this isn't some pipe dream. "I am sure it will happen," the Mexican billionaire tells CNN Money. Though...

The world's richest man says you should just work 3 days a week

Carlos Slim — aka the richest man in the world — has a novel idea: instead of working five (or more) days a week, bring it down to three. "You should have more time for you during all of your life, not when you're 65 and retired," he told CNNMoney. Show More Summary

Carlos Slim, Second Richest Man On Earth, Predicts Shorter Work Week In The Future [Video]

Calling Carlos Slim lazy would be a difficult case to make. The Mexican billionaire vacillates back-and-forth with Microsoft chairman Bill Gates for the title of richest man in the world, give or take a few hundred million of their $80 billion-plus fortunes. Show More Summary

How to Think Like the Best Entrepreneurs Do

You may not become the next Carlos Slim Heru, Jeff Bezos, or Michael Bloomberg. But you might.

Mobile Photo And Video Platform Mobli Acquires Pheed

3 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Mobli, a Tel Aviv-based photo- and video-sharing platform that raised a $60 million round led by Carlos Slim almost a year ago, just acquired Pheed to boost its monetization capabilities. Pheed has 5 million registered users, while Mobli has 22 million. Show More Summary

Carlos Slim’s America Movil SAB de CV (ADR) (AMX) Looking for Potential Suitors

America Movil SAB de CV (ADR) (NYSE:AMX), the dominant telecom in Mexico is looking to sell off some of its Mexican assets as new antitrust regulations force it to divest itself of some its market leading position. Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reported on the  news yesterday on CNBC. “I can confirm that America Movil of Mexico is […]

Ronaldinho unveiled at Querétaro: ‘I’ve won titles everywhere I’ve played, want to continue that here’ [Video]

Ronaldinho was unveiled at Liga MX side Queretaro today, where he’s signed for 2 years after being wooed by billionaire Carlos Slim. Dinho told the press that he signed for the love and affection he’s always been shown in Mexico, as well as for the fact that his brother Assis and many friends also played […]

Jeff Sessions Blasts Mark Zuckerberg for Pushing Amnesty in Mexico

In a thunderous Wednesday speech on the Senate floor, Sen. Sessions (R-AL) blasted Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg for criticizing America and pushing for amnesty legislation on Mexican soil at fellow billionaire Carlos Slim's charity event. Show More Summary

Zuckerberg Pushes Amnesty at Billionaire Carlos Slim's Charity Event in Mexico

Just days before his company's value topped $200 billion, Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg went to Mexico and pushed for amnesty legislation at billionaire and New York Times minority owner Carlos Slim's charity event. ZuckerbergShow More Summary

Hillary Clinton to visit Mexico this week for Carlos Slim charity event

Hillary Clinton is following fellow rumored 2016 contender Chris Christie to Mexico. The former Secretary of State will attend an annual charity event hosted by billionaire Carlos Slim on Friday, Bloomberg News reported.

Britain's Norman Foster to design a sprawling, new $9.15 billion Mexico City airport

3 months agoArts : Artdaily

Famed British architect Norman Foster and a son-in-law of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim were named Wednesday to design a sprawling, new $9.15 billion international airport for Mexico City. The glass-roofed terminal -- shaped like an...Show More Summary

Billionaire Carlos Slim Says A 3-Day Work Week Will Save Us All

If you’re one of the richest people on the planet, the world should probably trust your judgment on how to make money and be efficient and happy, right? In that case, here’s hoping all of our bosses listen up to … More » BillionaireShow More Summary

Mexican billionaire offers advice for Latinos

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

HOUSTON (AP) — Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim tells religious and community leaders that increasing workers' earning power and offering Latino-owned companies easier access to funding that can be used for growth and expansion can help improve the social and economic status of Latinos in the U.S. and throughout Latin America.

America Movil must confirm suitor before selling off network assets, says regulator

América Móvil is anxious to shed some of its wireline and wireless assets so it can gain regulatory freedom, but Mexico's Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) told company owner Carlos Slim that the company can't present a plan until it names a buyer.

Mexican Billionaire, NYT Minority Owner Launches Campaign to Bring DREAMers into US Workforce

Carlos Slim, the Mexican billionaire who also owns a minority stake in The New York Times, is reportedly launching an effort to bring every illegal immigrant DREAMer into the workforce. As Bloomberg News noted, Slim is the world’s second-richest...Show More Summary

Should a Global Three-Day Workweek Become the Norm?

Wealthy business tycoon, Carlos Slim of Mexico, recently proposed having a three-day workweek while he attended a business conference in Paraguay, as per a piece in The Washington Post. Mentioning this new concept could underscore modern...Show More Summary

Telefonica Takes Aim at Brazil, Bids For GVT

With its home turf in Spain still a painful market, Telefonica seems to have decided that its best bet for the future lies in Latin America.  Rumors last week had them sniffing around assets in Mexico in the wake of Carlos Slim’s retreat, but this morning they took a more concrete action.  Telefonica has bid […]

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