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We can finally peek inside the home of the world's second richest man

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's 20,000-square-foot mansion became one of the most expensive public listings in New York when it hit the market this spring. At that time, the landmarked, Beaux-Arts masterpiece was listed with facade photos only. Show More Summary

Kipnis, Santana Homer to Help Indians Beat Twins 6-3

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

Jason Kipnis hit a leadoff homer, Carlos Santana connected for a three-run shot and the Cleveland Indians helped their slim playoff chances by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday night.

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Bloomberg: Putin Talks of Sending Russian Combat Troops to Syria. (video) Brazil Meltdown Dims Outlook for Mexican Companies Like Slim's. Mexican companies including billionaire Carlos Slim’s America Movil SAB are becoming the latest victims of Brazil’s woes. Show More Summary

Carlos Slim Wants U.N.-Run "War Free Sanctuaries" For Refugees Fleeing Violence

Responding to the current refugee humanitarian crisis in Europe, Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helú called for the U.N. and world governments to set up "war free zones" inside countries from which refugees are fleeing.

Carlos Slim's New Women's Fashion Line To Compete Against World-Class Retailers

Carlos Slim's Philosophy, a new fashion line for young women, plans to open 100 stores in Mexico. It will compete with Spanish billionaire Amancio Ortega's Zara fashion empire of 2,000 stores across 88 countries, including 64 in Mex...

Don Quijones: Why Are the Four Richest Men in Mexico Getting Crushed?

By Don Quijones, of Spain and Mexico. Originally published at Wolf Street Tough times for Mexico’s very richest. A couple of weeks ago, I reportedthat Carlos Slim, once the world’s richest man and the undisputed Big Boss of Slimlandia, as Mexico has come to be called, lost $7 billion in the first seven months of 2015. But […]

Billionaire Tycoon Carlos Slim Actively Bidding in Mexico's Historic Oil Auction

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.

Why some billionaires are bad for growth, and others aren’t

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 […]

Carlos Slim wants Mexican Carlos Jarque as FCC CEO: report

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

4 Penny Stock Trading Lessons from Billionaire Warren Buffett

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

One jarring stat reveals just how vast Mexico's wealth gap has become

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

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim's Telcel Erases Mobile Borders Between The U.S. and Mexico

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.

Meet Carlos Slim Helu, the wealthiest man in Mexico

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's leading telecom giant is making some radical moves to compete with AT&T

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

These are the 5 most common names among billionaires

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

Ora TV, Which Dumped Trump, Is Now Partnering With Carlos Slim's Uno TV

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.

Will Carlos Slim Be Allowed To Compete Against Mexican Rivals With Alleged Political Protection?

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.

Public Wealth Calls For Better Governance

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 [...]

Carlos Slim -- Mexican Billionaire Says 'No Gracias' To 'Apprentice’

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

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…

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim scraps project with Donald Trump after Mexico insults

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

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