AMLO is creating more volatility than Trump: Bloomberg

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(Bloomberg) — Mexico stock investors seem more worried about Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador than Donald Trump. Equity volatility has surged in recent days as Mexico’s president-elect and his allies spook investors with plans and proposals they see as damaging to the economy. The swings have grown to levels beyond what was seen in the run-up and More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Mexico’s banking stocks plummeted on Black Thursday Nov. 8, 2018

In what many have called a “Black Thursday,” Mexico’s banking stocks plummeted yesterday after a senator from the president-elect’s party unexpectedly presented a proposal to stop banks from charging certain More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, November 9th, 2018

U.S., Mexico Energy Leaders Meet to Discuss Cross-Border Cooperation, Industry Needs

The 5th U.S.-Mexico Energy Business Council was held this week in Mexico City Mexico City, November 8, 2018 — Government and private sector representatives from the United States and Mexico met to discuss our More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Mexican Angel Investors visit Taipei during GEC +

During the GEC +, several entrepreneurs, investors, researchers and opinion leaders work together to help new companies to scale up and have access to international markets. The event was held this year at the International More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

Dow Jones jumps more than 260 points after U.S. midterm elections

According to, U.S. stocks rose broadly on Wednesday November 7th, after the midterm election results came in about as expected, lifting a cloud of uncertainty that was weighing on the market. Democrats More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Government of Guanajuato denies unemployment in automotive plant

The Ministry of Economic Development of the State of Guanajuato said it had no information regarding the strike called by the workers who participate in the construction of the Toyota assembly plant in Apaseo More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Apaseo El Grande Toyota plant construction workers go on strike

Guanajuato, Gto. (Agencies) Faced with the debt of 200 million pesos from the Japanese company Fujita Corporation to Mexican companies that have not been able to pay their salaries, workers who work in the construction More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Fitch revises Mexico outlook to negative over AMLO’s decision (

Prognosis negative for Mexico. So says Fitch Ratings. After a no vote on a new airport was reached this week in a referendum that president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador (aka AMLO) put on a special ballot, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Aphria Inc. vs. Constellation Brands: Clash of Cannabis industry titans

We could refer to a matchup between Aphria Inc. (NASDAQOTH: APHQF) and Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ) as marijuana player versus marijuana payer. Aphria ranks as one of the top Canadian cannabis growers, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Tabasco is set to become Mexico’s energy capital

The future Secretary of Energy, Rocío Nahle, said that at the meeting this Sunday between the elected president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and the newly elected governor of Tabasco, Adán Augusto López, they More...