Latest posts with tags "Carlos Slim Helú"

Richest men in the world: Top 10 billionaires on the Forbes List

Aug 02, 2016 / Billionaires

We take a look at some updates to the list of the world’s top 10 billionaires for 2016.


Asia has the world’s most billionaires

Mar 02, 2013 / Billionaires

Asia has more billionaires than any other continent, a survey by China-based Hurun Report showed on Thursday, overtaking North America for the first time.


The world’s billionaires 2011

Mar 15, 2011 / Billionaires

Carlos Slim Helu remained the world’s richest person, but Asia is where today’s big money is flowing, Forbes magazine said in its 2011 list of the world’s billionaires. Slim, who is almost unknown to the general public outside Mexico, weighed in at a staggering $74 billion of net wealth thanks to his telecoms empire. Already […]


Mubarak: World’s Richest Man?

Feb 08, 2011 / Billionaires

The New York Post picks up a Guardian report that embattled Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak could be the richest man in the world. Worth about $70 billion, the Post says most of his money is stashed in foreign bank accounts and “shadowy real-estate holdings.” That sum makes Mubarak more wealthy than Mexico’s Carlos Slim and […]


World’s richest man aims for a simple life

Jul 19, 2010 / Billionaires

Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim may be the world’s richest man but he limits his monthly salary to $24,000 and travels in a Suburban, according to his biography. Mr Slim, 70, knocked Bill Gates form the top of the Forbes list of the world’s billionaires this year with an estimated fortune of US$53.5 billion. He began […]


Mexican Carlos Slim world’s richest in new ranking

Mar 11, 2010 / Billionaires

The world’s new richest man, Mexican Carlos Slim, and a fresh crop of billionaires in Asia helped lead a comeback for the wealthiest few on the planet in 2010, Forbes magazine said Wednesday. The publication’s annual rich list reflected a resurgence of wealth after the financial turmoil of 2009, with the top 10 wealthiest worth […]


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