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Court Lifts Injunction Against Planting GMO Corn

In September of 2013, a Federal District court ruled that allowing the planting of GM corn would risk the endangerment of dozens of native species.

Former Naucalpan Mayor Arrested for Embezzlement

The city’s new mayor, Claudia Oyoque Ortiz, ordered an investigation into the allegations.

FDI up 41% in First Half of 2015

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) is up 41 percent over the first six months of last year.

México Hedges 2016 Oil at $49 per Barrel

The government is paying $1.09 billion for the put options, which cover 212 million barrels of crude.

Construction Industry Wants Investigation of Favouritism

CMIC has identified work contracts that appear to favour four companies in Culiacán, one in Los Mochis and one in Sonora.

1.2 Million Sinaloans are Obese, says Health Department

Of the 1.2 million overweight Sinaloans, nine percent or approximately 300,000 are diabetic.

Pedestrians Need Passport to Enter México

Pedestrians and motorists have generally entered México unencumbered along the 1,954-mile border with the United States.

Dollar Exceeds 17 Pesos for First Time in History

The dollar reached 17.07 pesos for sale in bank branches.

54 Minors Rescued from Coahuila Farm

The children came from the states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Hidalgo, and San Luis Potosi.

NEGI: Mexican Economy Grew 2.2 % in Second Quarter

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased 0.5 percent over the second quarter of 2014.

Students to Return to Class in Oaxaca

200,000 Oaxacan children enrolled in the basic education will return to school next Monday.

México Burns 140 Tons of Drugs

Large amounts of marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamines were incinerated by the Mexican authorities.

Arrest Warrants Issued for 15 Members of CNTE

The punishment for interfering with a federal election includes 32 years in prison without bail and a fine.

México Soldier Sentenced to 31 Years in Forced Disappearance

The names of both the victim, who remains unaccounted for, and the officer were withheld.

Immigration Detains 332 Undocumented Migrants

The migrants were taken into immigration custody to be deported back to their home countries.