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Banks to Close Thursday and Friday

México’s banks and the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) will be closed Thursday, April 17and Friday, April 18.

Mayor Felton Justifies Semana Santa Expenditures

The cost of closing Olas Altas to vehicular traffic and permitting pedestrian traffic only is currently unknown.

Banamex Victim of Second Fraud

Unlike the Oceanografía case, it appears that Banamex may get its money bank from the second questionable borrower.

13 Die in México Shootings

Thirteen people died in unrelated shootings in northern and southern México over the weekend.

Over 40% of México’s Native Languages at Risk of Extinction

Of the 143 native languages in México 60 are at risk of being silenced forever.

México Becomes #2 Auto Exporter to U.S. Overtaking Japan

Experts say México could become the top exporter to the U.S. as soon as 2015.

Veracruz Crash Leaves 36 Dead 4 Injured

Witnesses said the trailer was stranded on the highway without lights when the bus collided with it.

Mexico overtakes Japan in car exports to the US

The Mexican Auto Industry Association reported production was up 16.3 percent while exports rose 12.9 percent.

Manhunt on for Mexico’s most-wanted drug lord

Security forces and vigilantes are continuing to search for the head of the Knights Templar Cartel.

Cemex to Build Wind Farm

The project, named Ventika, will consist of two 126 megawatt wind farms in General Bravo, Nuevo León.

AMLO Restarts Referendum against Energy Reform

Andrés Manuel López Obrador will begin legal proceedings to force a referendum on energy reform.

PRD Seeks to Legalize Sex Workers in Federal District

The reform would recognize the sex workers as employed in a dignified profession.

Guerrero Mayor Detained for Drug Cartel Connections

The mayor is suspected of having links to La Familia Michoacana drug cartel.

Baseball Team Algodoneros de Guasave Moves to Guadalajara

According to the LMP bulletin, the team will be renamed Charros de Jalisco.

Presumed Chief of Security for “El Chapo” Found Murdered in Elota

The body of Aponte Gómez was found in a stream in the town of Tanques, Elota.