PEMEX to increase oil production by the year 2024

Mexican state oil company Pemex is attempting to increase oil production by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) by the end of 2024 by developing existing oilfields and others yet to be discovered, the company’s chief executive said. If the goal is achieved, the heavily indebted company will surpass President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s goal More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 24th, 2019
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2,200 hectares destroyed by forest fires in Querétaro

200 volunteers joined on Thursday May 23rd to fight the fire that has devastated 2,200 hectares of forest in Jalpan, state of Querétaro, for 16 days. “This is a tragedy and that is why we have lend a More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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‘Hot Sale’ offers online deals & discounts in Mexico (May 27-31)

From May 27-31, 2019, some of Mexico’s largest online retail companies, e-commerce and travel sites will participate in this year’s “Hot Sale” event, the country’s extended version More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
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The “Pueblos Mágicos” program will once again receive government funding

Zacatecas, Mexico – At a tourism fair held in the city of Zacatecas last week, Tourism Secretary Miguel Torruco Marqués announced that each of Mexico’s 121 Pueblos Mágicos – or magical towns More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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Guanajuato is still attracting FDI

“Despite the uncertainty that the Federal Government is generating with the cancellation of the Mexico City Texcoco Airport and other actions taken by the AMLO administration, Guanajuato expects to attract More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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Meet Camazotz: the Maya Batman

In Maya mythology there is a god with a man’s body and a bat’s head, pointy ears and part of his face covered with a mask; they called him Camazotz. Does he remind you of someone? The Maya codex More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 20th, 2019
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Drug trafficking cartel leaders captured in Guanajuato and Morelos

State and federal officials in Guanajuato and Morelos dealt a blow to two criminal organizations on the weekend with the arrest of two leaders. The first took place yesterday in Celaya, where officials apprehended More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 20th, 2019
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Guanajuato Congress launched initiative for the Protection of Bees and Beekeeping Development

Earlier this month, the Mexican Chamber of Representatives received the initiative of Law for the Protection of Bees and Beekeeping Development, which aims to care for anthophiles “for the conservation of More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, May 19th, 2019
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Quintana Roo beaches threatened by smelly seaweed invasion

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tourists looking for sun and sand in Quintana Roo, Mexico resorts such as Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum have been disgusted by foul-smelling mounds of sargassum — a seaweed-like algae More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, May 18th, 2019
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AMLO pardons defaulting CFE debtors in his homestate of Tabasco

Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) will write off a MXN$11 billion debt-load carried by 520 thousand citizens from the state of Tabasco. The citizens had declared civil resistance on February 1995. State More...