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Sunday 23 July 2017

US Retirees in Mexico Face Being Thrown Out

US President Donald Trump's calls for a wall along the US-Mexico border risks destroying a relationship that isn’t...

Acapulco Hotel Owners Unite Against Airbnb with New Tax Bill Countering “Unfair” Competition

Airbnb, the online housing rental service, may be charged a new tax in Mexico’s tourist destination of Acapulco. The...

Is Mexico actually the world’s second most murderous nation?

This year Mexico celebrates the centennial of Juan Rulfo, one of the 20th century’s greatest Mexican writers. His first...

Trump Reiterates to Peña Nieto: Mexico Has To Pay For The Wall

One of the most anticipated meetings at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany — United States President Donald Trump with Mexico President Enrique...

Illegal Immigrants in Mexico Are Now Using Uber to Cross Border Points Undetected

(Q24N) Uber may be assisting in illegal immigration, some Mexican officials claim. Arnulfo Leon Campos of Mexico’s National Institute...

Is Mexico ready for gay marriage?

In September, some 100 cities in all 32 Mexican states hosted a so-called “March for the Family” –...

Mexico Drops in World Competitiveness Ranking amid Violence, Widespread Corruption

(Q24N) Mexico’s position on the World Competitiveness Index has fallen once again, now holding position 43 out of...

Mexico Should Follow Colombia’s Example in Combating Fuel Theft, Says Minister

(Q24N) Colombia's finance minister said Mexico should look to the South American country as an example to follow...

1.3 Million Minors In Mexico Tasked With Hazardous Jobs

(Q24N) An estimated 2.48 million Mexican children and teenagers work, of which 2.22 million perform work that is...

Street Harassment Is A Public Health Problem: The Case of Mexico City

(Q24N) “I actually don’t remember when I was first harassed on the street, but I do remember when I...

Getting Rid of ‘Bad Hombres?’ Deport El Chapo, His Lawyer Says

Q24N - The lawyer of infamous Mexican drug kingpin "El Chapo" Guzman is asking President Donald Trump to...

US Border Mistake Could See Over 200,000 Acres Returned to Mexico

Q24N - A mistake in the border lines between Mexico and the United States could see over 200...

Mexicans Blame Wrangler Firing 600 Employees and Factory Closing To The “Trump Effect”

(Q24N) American clothing factory Wrangler has fired 600 workers from its Mexico-based factory, claiming a lack of personnel as well...

As US closes borders, thousands of Haitian refugees trapped in Mexico lose hope

(Q24N) A United States federal court has blocked President Donald Trump’s January 27 executive order barring citizens from...

Trump Administration Stumbles On Mexico Message

(Q24N) United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly held meetings with...

Did The Simpsons Just Predict Mexico’s Next President?

(Q24N) Panampost.com - The new season of The Simpsons is about to start and an image has been...

U.S. Offers Mexico To Take On “Bad Hombres”

(Q24N) US President Donald Trump offered aid to Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in the fight against drug...

“We are not going to buy from companies that agree to treat Mexico as a second-class country,” Mexico Mayor

(Q24N) Mayor of Tlajomulco de Zuñiga in the Mexican state of Jalisco Alberto Uribe said he blocked purchase...

Nieto Promises Defending Mexico

(Q24N) Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto reaffirmed he will defend the interests of his country and a constructive...

Mexico Extradites ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán

(Q24N) This morning, Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, long considered one of the most powerful cartel...

Immigration Is A Human Right, But Borders Matter

(Q24N) Over three percent of the world population — 244 million — are international immigrants, and the immigrant...

Acapulco Listed as Mexico’s Most Dangerous City

(Q24N) Acapulco is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico, but it is also the most violent...

Drug War Makes Mexico World’s Third Most Dangerous Country

  Q24N - Mexico was ranked the third most dangerous country in the world recently due to the violence created by drug-related...

Billionaire Carlos Slim Sees Big Potential for Mexico in Trump Era

Q24N - Mexico business magnate and President of Grupo Carso, Carlos Slim, said he sees good opportunities for...

“Historic Error” Mexicans Accuse Their President In Welcoming Donald Trump

(Q24N) “It’s a historic error,” said Enrique Krauze, a well-known historian of Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto inviting...

Mexico’s President Fact Checks Donald ‘Mexicans Are Rapists’ Trump To His Face, In Spanish

(Q24N) Following a controversial and hastily thrown together bilateral meeting behind closed doors on Wednesday, Donald Trump and...

Mexico President Claims Homicide Drop Despite Uptick in Killings

The public relations campaign for Mexico’s militarized crackdown on organized crime and its effectiveness in restoring public security...

Mexico’s ‘El Chapo’ on the Border of Extradition?

Q24N by Nathan B. Jones* (InsightCrime.org) Two judges in Mexico have ruled that there is nothing stopping the...

Kia Motors To Begin Production of Vehicles at Mexico Plant

(Q24N) MEXICO - Kiaa Motors Corp., South Korea's second-ranked carmaker, has said it plans to begin production of...

Sinaloa Cartel Has the Biggest Air Fleet in Mexico

(Q24N) If the Sinaloa cartel was an airline, it would be the largest in Mexico, because it has...

Legalizing Pot Gains Speed In The Americas

(Q24N) MEXICO CITY - With a swipe of his pen this week, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto proposed...
Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto

Mexico: A president in hiding

Q24N via Fusion.net - “Where’s the restroom where Peña Nieto hid?” I asked a group of students upon...

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