Hay Festival Querétaro 2018: one of the most important cultural encounters of the Hispanic world

The Hay Festival Querétaro 2018 will take place from September 6 to 9. This event seeks to bring the population closer to culture and the state is prepared to receive around 30 thousand people, who will leave an economic spill of more than 14 million pesos. Esther Carboney, Secretary of Tourism of the municipality of Querétaro, said that in this third More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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“NINIS” represent 48.3% of the total unemployment in Mexico

“NINI” stands for “Ni estudia, ni trabaja” (young people who is neither working nor studying). 9 out of 10 young people between the age of 15 and 29 who are unemployed in Mexico have secondary More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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Mind The Gap, the London-based investment fund for Latinamerica

On June 23, 2016, the United Kingdom decided to separate from the European Union, when 51.9% of its population endorsed the Brexit. Two years later, once this departure began to materialize, Israel Pons, a Mexican More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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Trump says his border wall is under construction, but it’s not

Fact check: Trump says his border wall is under construction. It’s not. According to information from NBC News, at a recent rally, Trump said supporters should chant “continue building that wall!” More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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Maya ‘Red Queen’ comes to life

John Holman, Latin America expert and collaborator with Al Jazeera,  covered the story on how the funeral finery of ancient Maya ‘Red Queen’ has been fully restored and it is now in display in a Mexico More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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Islam community in the heart of Chiapas, Mexico

This is sputniknews.com‘s closer look to an Islam community that lives in the heart of the state of Chiapas, Mexico.  Few would be surprised at seeing a girl wearing a hijab in Mexico’s San Cristóbal, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, July 29th, 2018
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AMLO to start new refinery in boost for Pemex

The president-elect said his government will invest an additional 175 billion pesos ($9.4 billion) next year in state-run energy companies. According to THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Mexican President-elect Andrés More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 28th, 2018
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After 8 months, Mexican journalist and son were released from ICE custody: a CNN investigation

CNN reveals how a Mexican journalist and his son were released from ICE custody after eight months in a West Texas detention facility, and how questions still linger about their detention. Emilio Gutierrez doubts More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 28th, 2018
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Heatwaves hit the Northern Hemisphere from the Arctic to Japan

Paris (AFP) – Intense heatwaves like the one which fuelled Greece’s deadly wildfires are set to become increasingly frequent around the world due to climate change, experts warn. – Is the current More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, July 28th, 2018
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New Zealand company tried 4-day workweeks — and they want to keep it going!

In March and April, Perpetual Guardian’s 240 employees worked four-day workweeks (32 hours instead of 40) — and were paid for five. Now, according to The New York Times, Perpetual Guardian, a firm that manages More...