Mexico's Carlos Slim becomes 'world's richest' person with estimated fortune of $53.5 billion
Published 03/11/2010, INFORUM
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim is the first man from a developing nation to become the world's richest person — a shift that underlines the loosening of America and Europe's stranglehold on the top spots in the billionaires' club.Word count: 921
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.