Monday Dec 9
Mexico's Telecom Giants Under Threat Of Being Declared Monopolies
Mexico's largest phone company and its largest TV broadcaster, respectively - were told by the country's new Federal Telecommunications Institute that they were placed under preliminary review to determine whether they are dominant players in the telecommunications sector.
Monday Dec 9
More speculation on telecoms consolidation in ST
Writing in his Sunday Times column here * , business editor, Dominic O'Connell, speculates that there is going to be a "crunching down of the telecoms industry into a handful of global players."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Mexico watchdog weighs if America Movil, Televisa dominate sector
Giant Mexican telco America Movil and broadcaster Televisa, the two companies likely to be most affected by the country's telecoms reform, said on Thursday the regulator has told them it was determining whether they are dominant players in the sector.
Mexico's America Movil says watchdog weighing if it is dominant
Mexico's America Movil said on Thursday the country's telecommunications watchdog had said that Carlos Slim's telecoms giant and its subsidiaries, including fixed line operator Telmex, are under review to determine whether they are dominant.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Will Israel Be The Focus Of Mexican Telecom Mogul Carlos Slim's Next Investment Spree?
Being a leader it's not about to rule the people, it's about to serve them: Shimon Peres pic.twitter.com/ZgxqkZtkN2 After a meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres in Mexico City last week, Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim Hel , said he was open to technology-related business proposals in Israel, especially in education, health, ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Is there a "Slim" chance that the Mexican Telecom Reform is implemented?
I was asked this very question by Ralph Watzke, a Canadian lawyer. It is understandable that the presence of telecom mogul Carlos Slim, could decrease the expectations of investors, and force them to wait and see.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
World View: Energy in Mexico: Make or break for Pena Nieto
Mexican oil workers lowered the drill on a deep-water drilling platform off the coast of Veracruz in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Energy in Mexico: Make or break for Pena Nieto
A YEAR ago Enrique PeA a Nieto became Mexico's president, promising a series of reforms aimed at raising the country's unimpressive economic growth.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Colombia Fines Carlos Slim's Companies $1.2 Million
Colombian authorities fined the companies Telmex Colombia and Telmex Telecomunicaciones, part of Mexican magnate Carlos Slim's business empire, for failure to respond to users' concerns.