Mexico opposes U.S. proposal for steel, aluminum quotas

MEXICO CITY, March 25 (Reuters) – Mexico said on Monday March 25th, it opposes a U.S. proposal for steel and aluminum quotas and reiterated calls for the elimination of tariffs on those products under U.S. Section 232. “The Mexican government’s position is that the application of the 232 on steel and aluminum is not justified,” More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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International standards to fight money laundering will be applied in Mexico by July

With more and more money laundering reports and Mexico’s head-on fight against fiscal fraud and tax evasion, the country is set to receive a good grade in the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering (FATF)’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Mexico falls to seventh place in the ranking of international tourist arrivals

The World Tourism Organization announced the new position our country occupies in terms of tourists. “Mexico fell from sixth to seventh place in the ranking of countries with more international tourists, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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AMLO talks US investment with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Wednesday that talks with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner have led to advances toward an agreement that would have the U.S. government More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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IKEA to open stores in Mexico’s major cities

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – IKEA is scouting Mexico’s biggest cities for its first store locations in the country, the furniture retailer said, as it expands in Latin America to battle growing competition More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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US Pledges Billions in Economic Aid to Mexico and Central America

The United States has released a statement committing billions of US dollars toward developing Mexico and Central America in attempts of strengthening their economies. In doing this, the United States hopes that More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Governor of Guanajuato announces restructuring of footwear industry

At the inauguration of the 80th edition of the SAPICA Leather and Footwear Fair in León, the governor of Guanajuato Diego Sinhue Rodríguez Vallejo, announced the reconversion of the footwear industry to achieve More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, March 10th, 2019
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Indigenous people from Puebla fight Canadian mining company

After nearly 20 years of wrangling, a group of Nahua villagers could make legal history in Mexico this month when a court rules on a land dispute involving a Canadian miner. A lawyer for villagers of Tecoltemi, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, March 9th, 2019
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Standard & Poors cut PEMEX credit rating this week

Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) on Monday slashed the credit rating for Mexico’s national oil company Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), piling more pressure on the government to tighten up the debt-laden More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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International Air Transport Association says operating three airports in CDMX will be ‘complex and usafe’

AMLO’s Mexico City Airport plan causes confusion and concern among aviation industry officials worldwide. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s vague plans to operate three airports in the More...