Grupo Multimedia Lauman SAPI de C.V
It is a consortium with investments in telecommunications, communications media and construction; with presence in Mexico, Brazil and Central America, according to the webpage of World Economic Forum.
In 2012, Grupo Multimedia Lauman bought the newspaper El Financiero from the Cárdenas Estandia family for 5 million US dollars and additional 300 million Mexican pesos that the Group paid for an overdue debt of the familiy. The new phase of El Financiero is marked by a strategic alliance with Bloomberg - a media and financial analysis company, thanks to which the Group enters the cable TV market, internet and mobile phone applications.
Since its relaunching, El Financiero has been getting more government contracts for government publicity which goes along with its editorial policy favorable to the Secretary of Finance, as was pointed out by Jenaro Villamil - jouirnalist specialized in commmunications media.
Telecommunications; Broadcast; Media
In different business articles he has been pointed as the person whose name has been used for the illegal activities of the former president of the Senate Ernesto Cordero from the political party PAN (National Action Party); and for the former spokesperson of the Mexican president, Alejandra Sota. Cordero and Sota worked in the government of the President Felipe Calderón (2006-2012). Manuel Arroyo Rodríguez is a close friend with Ricardo Salinas Pliego, owner of the second biggest open television network in Mexico, TV Azteca.
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El Financiero Marketing, S.A. de C.V.
El Financiero Suscripciones, S.A. de C.V.
Comtelsat S.A. de C.V.
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Rogelio Cárdenas Sarmiento - Economic consultant and businessman in the media sector. Founder of Servicios de Información Financiera y Económica (SIFE), the first news agency on business and finance in Mexico. He was also the General Director of the newspaper until his death (2003).
Guillermo González Camarena 600 PB, Santa Fe, C.P. 01210, Álvaro Obregón, Ciudad de México,
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