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11 unbelievable facts about Mexico’s economy

President Donald Trump’s threats to impose tariffs on Mexican products have put that country’s economy in the spotlight. Despite Mexico having the 15th largest GDP in the world, about half of all Mexican citizens live in poverty. Here are 11 surprising facts about Mexico’s economy. Visit MarketsInsider.com for more stories. […]
11 unbelievable facts about Mexico’s economy
Lifestyle

Mexico’s richest man lives a surprisingly frugal life for a billionaire. Take a look at the life of Carlos Slim, who owns Sears Mexico and has lived in the same house for 40 years.

Carlos Slim is the richest person in Mexico, worth an estimated $US43.6 billion, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. The 80-year-old Mexican billionaire controls America Movil, the largest mobile-phone operator in Latin America, and holds stakes in several other publicly traded companies, including The New York Times. Slim also owns Sears […]
Mexico’s richest man lives a surprisingly frugal life for a billionaire. Take a look at the life of Carlos Slim, who owns Sears Mexico and has lived in the same house for 40 years.