América Móvil S.A.B de C.V

América Móvil S.A.B de C.V

Is a company leader in telecommunication services in 26 countries in America and Europe. In Latin America, América Móvil operates in the sectors of landline and mobile telephony, broadband internet services, besides offering services for TV on demand.

América Móvil owns the companies Telmex, Telcel and Claro Video, which have national coverage and coverage in other Latin American and North American countries.

This company belongs to one of the richest man in the world Carlos Slim Helú. With Lebanese origin, Slim studied civil engineering at the UNAM and started with investments and management of big companies since he was very young. In 1965, when he was 25, he founded the real estate company Carso; in the 1980s, Grupo Carso (reals estate industry) starts investing and purchasing companies such as Bimex and Reynolds Aluminio. In 1967 he also founded Promotora del Hogar S.A. for household marketing, and slowly his wealth increases. He purchases and runs Mina el Volcán SSG Inmobiliaria S.A. and in 1969 he creates three new comapanies: Bienes Raíces Mexicanos S.A., Nacional de Arrendamientos and Investor Mentor Mexicana. In 1984 he buys Bimex, S.A. and 40% of British American Tobacco, among else. He also buys Seguros de México, today called Seguros Inbursa, and in addition he founded grupo Financiero Inbursa. In 1985, into his group also join: Sanborns, Dennys, Paper factory Loreto y Peña Pobre, Pamosa, 50% of Hersheys and Artes Gráficas Unidas.

The news portal UNO TV, initiates as additional service offered by the company Telcel for the users of its mobile telephony. UnoTV.com is a news service which sends news vía SMS to users of the company Telcel.

UnoTV.com is ownership of Publicidad y Contenido Editorial S.A. de C.V., which at the same time is owned by América Móvil S.A.B. de C.V.

In 2011, UnoTV.com broadcasted in live the XVI Pan American Games. For the Grupo Salinas, which represents the competition in free television, this meant a violation of its broadcasting franchise, so TV Azteca asked the government to conduct an investiagtion for this matter. At the end, UnoTV.com was waived.

 

 

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Business Form

Private

Legal Form

Stock corporation with variable capital

Business Sectors

Telecommunications

Ownership

Individual Owner

Carlos Slim Helú

The richest businessman in Mexico whose wealth is estimated at 67 billions of dollars, according to Forbes magazine. He has investements in almost all sectors of the Mexican economy: telecommuncations, restaurants, tobacco production, hotels, construction sector, he even has shares in the newspaper The New York Times.

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Revista Contenido

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www.unotv.com

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Business

Financial services

Grupo Financiero Inbursa

Telephony

Telmex

Mobile telephony

Telcel

Video on demand

Clarovideo

Hotels

Oster Grupo Hotelero

Construction and engneering

Grupo PC Constructores

Phoen directory

Sección Amarilla

Restaurants

Sanborns

Cigarette company

Cigatam (20%)

Construction

Impulsora del Desarrollo y Empleo de América Latina (IDEAL)

Health

Vivo Hospitales

Retail

Sears

Telecommunications and Internet provider

TracFone

General Information

Founding Year

2001

Affiliated Interests Founder

Carlos Slim Helú- See previous information

Contact

Lago Zurich 245, TELCEL Building, Piso 16 Col. Ampliación Granada, Ciudad de México 11529; investor.relations@americamovil.com. Phone: 25 81 37 00. Logo …

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