MEXICO CITY Feb 18 Mexico's Televisa said
tycoon Carlos Slim is not advertising with the broadcaster this
year, the latest shot in an escalating war between the two
sides for a stronger presence in the telecommunications
Top Mexican broadcaster Televisa (TV.N) (TLVACPO.MX) said
Slim's companies Telmex TMX.N TELMEXL.MX and Telcel, the
commercial brand of giant cell phone company America Movil
(AMX.N) (AMXL.MX), had opted not to advertise.
Televisa Executive Vice President Alfonso de Angoitia told
analysts during a conference call Friday morning that Slim's
group companies accounted for 3.8 percent of Televisa's 2010
broadcast revenue and 1.5 percent of consolidated revenue.
(Reporting by Cyntia Barrera Diaz, editing by Gerald E.