Carlos Slim
  • This undated promotional image released by Warner Bros. Studios shows actors, from left, Luis Gerardo Mendez, Juan Pablo Gil, Gonzalo Vega and Karla Souza in the movie "Nosotros los Nobles," or “We are the Nobles.” The Mexican riches-to-rags movie has opened to packed theaters in a country with one of the world's widest income gaps, and a love for laughing at misfortune. In Mexico, 10 percent of the people held nearly 40 percent of the wealth in 2010, according to the Economic Commission for Latin America.

    The Mexican riches-to-rags movie, "We are the Nobles" has opened to packed theaters in a country with one of the world's widest income gaps.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 05, 2013, 12:43 PM EDT
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  • Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto speaks during an event an agreement with the three major political parties was signed to create two new national television channels and form a powerful independent regulatory commission along the lines of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, at the Technological Museum in Mexico City, Monday, March 11, 2013.

    Part of President Enrique Pena Nieto's reform agenda is overhauling the paltry regulatory scheme that has left media power concentrated.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 11, 2013, 10:13 PM EDT
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  • Bill Gates and Carlos Slim at the International Center for Improvement of Corn and Wheat (CIMMYT) in Texcoco, Mexico on February 13, 2013

    The research center largely responsible for launching the "green revolution" of the 1960s that dramatically raised crop yields is getting support from the world's richest men.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 14, 2013, 10:56 AM EST
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