Mexico City Bureau

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry Will Meet With Mexican President
Mexico and the U.S. have a tight energy relationship. Most of Mexico’s natural gas comes from the U.S., and American states like California and Texas rely on Mexican power. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will visit Mexico City today. He will meet with his Mexican counterpart, Pedro Joaquín Coldwell, as well as with President Enrique Peña Nieto.
Jul. 13, 2017
Hidden Treasures Found In Mexico City Astonish Archaeologists
The capital of Mexico has been built in layers for centuries, and underneath its modern skyscrapers and historical buildings rest plenty of ruins. The past few days have been significant for those who work to unearth the buried history.
Jul. 11, 2017
Mexico Legalizes Medical Marijuana — But What
Mexico's congress and President Enrique Peña Nieto have approved a law delegating the Health Ministry to write rules for the medical use of marijuana by the end of the year.
Jul. 10, 2017
CIA Director, Homeland Security Chief Visit Mexican President
The top two security officials from the U.S. visited Mexico City on Wednesday and met with President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss how to address transnational organized crime, regional security and economic cooperation.
Jul. 5, 2017
Mexico Urged To Think Big In NAFTA Talks
A new report suggests Mexican government officials should push for an ambitious upgrade of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Jul. 5, 2017
U.S. Trade Office Receives Public Comment For NAFTA Renegotiation
Top U.S. commerce officials are scheduled to hear public comments this week on the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, including from one Arizona trade representative.
Jun. 27, 2017
NAFTA On Agenda For Sen. Jeff Flake’s Meeting With Mexican Senators
Sen. Jeff Flake will meet in Washington today with a delegation of senators visiting from Mexico, and the central topic on the agenda is expected to be the negotiations for trade in North America that will begin later this year.
Jun. 27, 2017
Corruption And Gasoline Thefts Among Reasons For Mexico’s Deadliest Month In Decades
May was Mexico’s deadliest month on record since the peak of the drug war, but drug activity is likely only one reason for the spike.
Jun. 23, 2017
After Loss Of Ford Focus, Sonora Officials Look To New Investments
Officials in Sonora, Arizona’s neighboring state in Mexico, say the loss of the planned manufacturing of the Ford Focus in their state will be overshadowed by investments they expect to total $3.2 billion over the next year.
Jun. 22, 2017
 New Sugar Trade Deal With Mexico Bitter For Beverage Bottlers, Not For Alternative Sweetener Makers
Businesses in the American and Mexican food and beverage industry are finding it difficult to swallow the new agreement for trading sugar between the two countries. But deal seems to be palatable for producers of alternative sweeteners.
Jun. 22, 2017
Ford Loses Its ‘Focus’ In Sonora, Mexico
For a second time this year, Ford Motor Company decided to withdraw its investments in Mexico, a country where the automotive corporation has been present for more than 90 years.
Jun. 21, 2017
Mexican Government Denies Spyware Monitoring Of Activists And Journalists
The Mexican government denied on Monday afternoon any involvement in the reported illegal surveillance of high-profile activists and journalists in the country.
Jun. 19, 2017
U.S. Investors Are Wanted In Mezcal Country
Mezcal has become a booming business for Oaxaca, Mexico. The pungent booze is being marketed throughout the U.S. and not just at the consumer level: the industry is looking for serious investors.
Jun. 18, 2017
Mexican Government Offers Reward To Find Journalists
A month ago, the murder of a respected editor and reporter brought attention to the killings of journalists in Mexico. And while some organizations call for justice, the Mexican government is offering a reward.
Jun. 14, 2017
At Mexican Medical Fair, Arizona Companies Help Each Other
At a sales show in Mexico City, one successful Arizona company helped others find a way to enter the Latin American market.
Jun. 12, 2017
Mexico And Leonardo DiCaprio Make Deal To Help Endangered Porpoise
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, Mexico’s president and the country’s wealthiest man are teaming up to save a small porpoise that is on the brink of extinction.
Jun. 8, 2017

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