Migrant caravan passes through the state of Guanajuato and heads for Guadalajara


Several thousand Central American migrants marked a month on the road Monday as they hitched rides to the western Mexico city of Guadalajara and toward the U.S. border. Most appear intent on taking the Pacific coast route northward to the border city of Tijuana, which is still about 1,550 miles (2,500 kilometers) away. The migrants have come about 1,200 More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Queretaro’s Energy cluster will develop an educational network

The Queretaro Energy Cluster will work on the creation of a network of educational institutions to establish the academic profiles demanded by this growing sector. The above will be headed by the Human Capital commission More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, November 12th, 2018

AMLO will turn 65 on Tuesday November 13, 2018

Sixty-five years ago, Andrés Manuel López Obrador was born in Tepetitlán, a town in the municipality of Macuspana, nestled between tropical forests and rivers of the state of Tabasco. He is the firstborn of a More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, November 11th, 2018

First monarch butterflies start arriving in Mexico

While some caravans head north, others head south… The first monarch butterflies have arrived at their wintering grounds in the mountains of central Mexico almost a week later than usual, Mexico’s Environment More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Mexico’s Supreme Court deemed the country’s marijuana prohibition law unconstitutional

Mexico’s Supreme Court on Wednesday deemed the country’s marijuana prohibition law unconstitutional, bringing America’s neighbor one step closer to marijuana legalization. It was not the first time the court 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...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, November 9th, 2018

The “Caravan” heads for Querétaro

The Estancia del Migrante reported that it is ready to provide support to the 5,000 Central American migrants that will pass through the state of Queretaro. In a statement, the organization noted that “according More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

One of the most wanted narcos in US was captured in Queretaro

“Mexican federal forces detained Ángel Humberto Chávez Gastélum and his son, the first leader of a criminal organization that is one of the most wanted drug traffickers in the United States”, Querétaro’s More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

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

According to cnbc.com, 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...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

How AMLO’s airport decision signals a return to Mexico’s past

Luis Rubio, chairman of the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations writes a weekly column in Mexican newspaper Reforma, and is the author and editor of dozens of books. His most recent book is A World of Opportunities, published More...