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Talos Energy announces historic oil discovery offshore Mexico

Talos Energy announces historic oil discovery offshore Mexico

The first exploration well drilled by a private company off the coast of Mexico has struck oil. The Houston offshore production company Talos Energy announced on Wednesday morning a “significant” oil discovery about 37 miles from Puerto Dos Bocas, along the southern coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Talos said the well, called Zama-1, is in 546

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Pigeon racing a new “sport” in Mazatlan

Pigeon racing a new “sport” in Mazatlan

One of Mazatlan’s Sport Institute (IMDEM) initiatives is to enroll new disciplines and encourage new activities at the City. Dr Enrique Mock is to enrolling Pigeon Racing as a new sport. Pigeons are taken from their lofts and then released to race home. The time the pigeon takes to get home and the distance it

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Cruise Industry Mazatlan

Cruise Industry Mazatlan

 

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Sinaloa Security from another stand point…

Sinaloa Security from another stand point…

After the violent attack in Villa Union last Friday, Alejandro Hope,  a security specialist said that it is very likely that the attack was related to drug trafficking and this is seen primarily from the narco point of view but it should be viewed as a State-wide problem too. Sinaloa has about 6,000 policemen: 808

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New rules at Mexico City airport aim to ease flight delays

New rules at Mexico City airport aim to ease flight delays

Mexico’s competition watchdog on Monday unveiled measures aimed at reducing flight delays and improving service for travelers at Mexico City’s crowded international airport. The measures require the airport to provide clear rules for how airlines use slots assigned to them, as well as under what circumstances the airport can take away slots, the head of

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John Kelly talks drug crackdown with Mexican President

John Kelly talks drug crackdown with Mexican President

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly met July 5th with President Enrique Pena Nieto to discuss the countries’ joint fight against drug cartels, officials said. Kelly arrived in Mexico Wednesday for three days of high-level talks on trade and security ahead of a meeting between the US and Mexican Presidents. He and Pena Nieto

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Construction extends to the coastal area

Construction extends to the coastal area

As part of the improvement works on the Malecon and Playa Norte, construction is being extended to the shoreline with new concrete walls abutting the ocean. However, there are concerns about how these projects are being carried out and their impact on the environment. In addition, from 2013 to 2015, the coastal area of Mazatlan

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Project CURE in Sinaloa

Project CURE in Sinaloa

More than $7 million pesos worth of medical equipment and supplies were delivered by Project C.U.R.E. led by Douglas Jackson. The donation will benefit Sinaloa’s Health Institutions, including the Red Cross, to improve the quality of medical services. “Hospital Civil de Culiacán, The Red Cross and Beneficencia Pública have direct contact with the population regarding

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Raramuris girls at the ocean!

Raramuris girls at the ocean!

Dressed in their traditional and colorful outfits and barefoot on the beach they experienced the amazing feeling of the sand and looked at the ocean for first time – ever. A group of 20 Raramuri girls from Chihuahua’s mountains got to travel to the Altata beach as a reward for their good school grades. The

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Violent attacks in Villa Union

Violent attacks in Villa Union

On Friday June 30 around 8:00 pm, police received a call about a shooting at a store in Villa Union where they found two men had been murdered. After the call a squad of 10 policemen led by the Public Security Secretariat started to patrol the area when a group of about 22 armed men

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Will a solid waste recycling plant come to Mazatlan?

Will a solid waste recycling plant come to Mazatlan?

The Israeli company Arrowbio Ecology is looking to operate Mazatlan’s the first solid waste plant. The cost of the project, if is approved, will be around US$52 million. The project was presented today to the City Government. Norberto Gutierrez a Company representative, said that the City just needs to approve the authorizations and the Company

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Tianguis Turistico is ratified through an agreement

Tianguis Turistico is ratified through an agreement

An event to sign the Tianguis Turistico 2018 Agreement was held recently in Mazatlan with the participation of the Federal Secretary of Tourism Enrique de la Madrid, Sinaloa’s Governor Quirino Ordaz, Tourism service providers, Mayors and Local Congressmen and Congresswomen among others. During the ceremony it was mentioned that Mazatlan did not win 2018 Tianguis just by chance. Mazatlan

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Sinaloa’s first mango shipment to Europe

Sinaloa’s first mango shipment to Europe

The Agriculture and Livestock  Secretary promoted Sinaloan products in Italy, Switzerland and The Netherlands throughout May. 

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This Man Could Lead Mexico’s Central Bank, or maybe the country itself.

This Man Could Lead Mexico’s Central Bank, or maybe the country itself.

Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade is a rare commodity for the upper echelons of Mexico’s government — a man with a reputation for honesty.

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Movies in Mazatlan – Jun 30 – Jul 6

Movies in Mazatlan – Jun 30 – Jul 6

Movies coming out this week Trailers below are for the latest movies. Click on the links below the videos to check out the rest of the movies playing in Mazatlan. A Family Man – Senderos/ Gran Plaza/ Insurgentes/ After the boss (Willem Dafoe) of a Chicago-based headhunter, Dane Jensen (Gerard Butler), who works at the Blackrock

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