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Analysis: KPN deal small salve for America Movil losses in Europe

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Carlos Slim's phone giant America Movil could claw back some paper losses on its KPN stake through the sale of the Dutch company's German business to Telefonica but the move may raise fresh questions about the Mexican's long-term European plans. Full story

App developer Shazam gets $40 million backing from tycoon Carlos Slim

LONDON (Reuters) - Smartphone app developer Shazam has found an unlikely ally in the form of Carlos Slim, one of the world's richest men, who is investing $40 million to back the development of the start-up best known for helping music fans identify catchy songs. Full story

Slim Supports Low Interest Rates

   Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim thinks the central banks' easy money is all good, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

Why Mexico Excites Billionaire Carlos Slim.. Potential

   CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera spoke with Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim about why he thinks Mexico is the best place to invest right now. And, Fast Money trader Josh Brown reveals how he's managing his bearish call on Microsoft.

Why Carlos Sims is ' Very Happy' About Price Caps

   In an exclusive interview, telecom titan Carlos Slims provides his take on Mexico's regulation of the telecom industry, which could force him to breakup America Movil.

Mexican law could split billionaire Slim's business

   In an extensive interview with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, billionaire Carlos Slim explains why he is not concerned about new regulations which could force the tycoon to overhaul his telecom business.

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Mexico lower house returns telecom bill to Senate for minor change

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Tycoons Slim, Gates open Mexico agricultural research center

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  Carlos Slim on Wealth & Happiness

Carlos Slim has lost money from shares of America Movil, and according to estimates from Bloomberg and Forbes, Bill Gates is once again the richest man in the world, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

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Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim looks on before he gives a speech at Mexico's school of engineers during an event to mark the 50th anniversary of his engineering degree, in Mexico City
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim looks on before he gives a speech at Mexico's school of engineers during an event to mark the 50th anniversary of his engineering degree, in Mexico City

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim looks on before he gives a speech at Mexico's school of engineers during an event to mark the 50th anniversary of his engineering degree, in Mexico City May 28, 2013.REUTERS/Henry Romero

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Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim, ranked the richest person with a fortune of $73 billion, says that workers in developed countries reach their prime at 60.