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How Mexico reacted to the U.S. election results

Peña Nieto wrote in Spanish on Twitter. “I congratulate USA on their electoral process and reiterate my disposition to work together with Donald Trump in favor of a bilateral relationship.” “I trust that Mexico and the U.S. will continue strengthening the bond of cooperation and mutual respect” As Trump forged towards victory, the peso plunged

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Mexico’s contingency plan…if…

Central Bank Governor Agustin Carstens  has been stated before “A victory for Donald Trump would hit his country like a hurricane”. Mr Carstens declared that Mexico has ready a contingency plan depending on the results of the U.S. presidential election. The plan has been developed in conjunction with with the Finance Secretariat. He also noted

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Swiss-Mexico ties ratified..

President Enrique Peña Nieto welcomed the President of the Swiss Confederation, Johann Schneider-Ammann, at the National Palace as part of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Switzerland and Mexico, which goes back to on December 22, 1945. Both countries will sign five agreements on education, air services, health, and fraud

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Mexico will lead the 2017 OECD Transport Summit

Communications and Transportation (SCT) Minister, Gerardo Ruiz, announced that Mexico will lead the Summit of the International Transport Forum of OECD in 2017. Mr. Ruiz, also said that the Mexico City’s new International Airport (NAICM) under construction, will be the most important hub or distribution center in Latin America. The National Infrastructure Program 2013-2018 aims to

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Mexican students join Space Education programs

The Mexican and US space agencies presented the first generation of Mexican student researchers that will be participating in the works of the “International Space Education Board” (ISEB). The Mexican Space Agency (AEM in Spanish) reported that 18 youths were received at the International Space Education Board by the head of NASA, Charles Bolden, at

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Two Siblings laundered money in NY for Sinaloa Cartel

In the pictures Alejandra Salgado and her little brother Francisco look like ordinary tourists strolling Manhattan’s streets. She wears a white dress and a leather tote slung over one shoulder and he carries a shopping bag. But outgoings were hardly innocent. Undercover Federal agents spent more than two hours snapping photos of two siblings who visited

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Mexican peso dances to rhythm of US election campaign

Published October 20, 2016   Associated Press MEXICO CITY –  U.S. election day cannot come soon enough for the Mexican peso, especially if Hillary Clinton is the winner. The currency has been pummeled in 2016, losing close to 10 percent of its value against the U.S. dollar, and briefly breaking the psychological barrier of 20 pesos

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Warning about new banking phone scams….

MEXICO (UNIV) ._ The National Commission for the Protection and Defense of Users of Financial Services (CONDUSEF)is warning of a telephone scam that seeks to defraud customers of BBVA Bancomer, and an email scam with customers of Banamex and Banorte. According to the organization this new modus operandi of the fraudsters begins when a call is

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Flying Between U.S., Mexico Could Get Easier, More Affordable

Flying between the United States and Mexico could get easier and more affordable. In December, the two countries agreed to open their aviation markets to each other’s carriers. Rules that had generally limited two or three airlines from each country to a particular route will go away. American, Delta and Southwest have already announced that

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A Bra for a Bra…

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Quetzalcoatl-Aeromexico’s Dreamliner is flying!

The first Aeromexico Quetzalcoatl 787-9 Dreamliner took off from Seattle to Mexico City. The airline held a design contest and the winner was graphic designer Jose Manuel Escudero from Veracruz. Escudero chose several elements as quetzal, corn, flowers, turtle, nopales and is a fan of Mesoamerican cultures. Check out the time lapse video of how the

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México Discovers Cross-Border Tunnel

The 800-meter tunnel from Tijuana connected with Otay Mesa, part of the California city of San Diego.

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Head of Section 22 of CNTE to Resign

Masters of Section 22 of the CNTE agreed that its leader, Núñez should remain in office until September 25.

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Future Meeting with CNTE will be Public

The Interior Minister said that future meetings with members of the CNTE will include observers from the National Commission of Human Rights.

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435 Business in Chiapas filed for Bankruptcy

Businessmen from other states in the country have started the legal process for the damages caused by CNTE.

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