Fonatur proposes to relocate the Mérida airport to connect it with the Maya Train

Rogelio Jiménez Pons, general director of the National Fund of Tourism Promotion (Fonatur), informed that the federal government is contemplating the idea of closing down the International Airport of Mérida, Yucatan, to build a brand new one in the south of the city, that will be granted to a private operator and financed through public and More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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With AMLO, construction sector reports worst start in three administrations

The sector reported an annual fall of 2% during the first five months of AMLO’s six-year term; and the bad results will last, at least until August. MEXICO CITY (FORECASTIM) – Under Andrés Manuel López More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Carolina Herrera: Cultural Appropriation or Homage?

The debate on cultural appropriation and racism in the fashion industry has reached a fevered pitch affecting the local indigenous tribe of farmers, Otomi. Otomis are the creators of the world-renown Mexican Maria More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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Mexico becomes first country to pass USMCA

On Wednesday June 19th Mexico’s Senatepassed the USMCA, making it the first country to ratify the new North American trade pact. “USMCA passes! Mexico goes first with clear signal that our economy is More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Consequences of wrong decisions by the AMLO administration are noticeable: Coparmex

The effects of the wrong decisions of the AMLO administration are already quite noticeable: said Gustavo A. de Hoyos Walther, Coparmex president. “If the federal government do not begin to establish More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Mexican avocado in grave danger due to organized crime

Every day, avocado producers are victims of robberies and lose an average of four loaded trucks of around 12 tons (26,448 pounds) on the state’s highways, during the journey from the orchards to the packing More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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Mexico imports more vehicles to the U.S. than any other nation

For the first time, Mexico imported more motor vehicles into the United States than any other nation. According to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau, Mexico surpassed Japan for the month of April  More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, June 14th, 2019
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Mexican government accuses fashion house Carolina Herrera of cultural appropriation

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – The Mexican government has called out fashion house Carolina Herrera for the “cultural appropriation” of indigenous patterns and textiles from Mexico in its latest collection. The More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Mexico announces talks with China in early July

Mexico will hold “high-level” meetings with Chinese officials in Beijing in early July after a summit of the Group of 20 global powers in Japan, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday. Ebrard, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, June 10th, 2019
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Trump threatens more tariffs on Mexico if immigration deal not passed

Washington DC— President Donald Trump said on Monday June 10th, that the US had signed another portion of an immigration deal with Mexico that would need to be ratified by Mexican legislators. He did not provide More...