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Mexico remembers earthquake victims with nationwide drill
[ 2018-09-19 - 20:32:01 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Cities across the country held a mock earthquake drill in memory of the victims of the earthquakes of September 19, 2017 and 1985.
The drill was organized by Civil Protection units in each state.
Participants included the general public, police, military, fire brigade and medical personnel.
Authorities called for the public...
Agroindustry growth beats national economy
[ 2018-09-04 - 10:31:26 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico’s agroindustry has grown at an average rate of 3 percent over the past six years, higher than the 2.5 percent average of the country’s gross domestic product, according to the sixth state of the union address by President Enrique Peña Nieto.
Growth was boosted by a 1.6 percent increase in livestock, he added.
U.S. and Canadian buyers seek Mexican products
[ 2018-08-30 - 15:27:20 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Some 15 companies from the U.S. and Canada are seeking to buy Mexican products including mezcal, chocolate, cheeses and wines, among others, despite the ongoing renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
From August 30 to September 1, Mexico City's World Trade Center will host the Gourmet Show, an exhibition of Mexican...
Mexican architect making million-dollar projects in U.S. and United Arab Emirates
[ 2018-08-22 - 13:52:00 ]
Guadalajara - Mexican architect Alfonso Cachero Tatto has designed and is working on million-dollar projects in the U.S. and United Arab Emirates.
Cachero studied architecture and engineering, and his goal has always been to try new things in both areas. "The winning recipe in all areas, not just architecture, is specialization," he told Notimex.
Latin America Regatta sail ships to visit Mexico
[ 2018-08-09 - 15:04:38 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Sail ships from eight Latin American countries will visit Mexico as part of the 2018 Latin American Sail Ship Regatta, the Mexican Navy said.
The ships began their voyage in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and will arrive to Mexican coasts after sailing for 157 days.
The ships have sailed more than 12,000 nautical miles, visiting Uruguay,...
Interjet and Japan Airlines ink cooperation deal
[ 2018-08-06 - 16:01:41 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexican low-cost carrier Interjet has signed a cooperation deal with Japan Airlines to boost each company's offer of routes.
Customers flying from Mexico to Japan connecting at Dallas/Ft. Worth, Los Angeles or Vancouver, will now be able to travel with a single documentation for their luggage.
For their part, passengers travelling...
Mexico is attractive for luxury brands: LG
[ 2018-07-25 - 10:20:22 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico has become an attracitve market for luxury brands, as the country is the ninth-largest in the world in terms of purchasing power, LG said.
The number of luxury goods consumers in Mexico is expected to grow 65 percent by 2020, LG said citing a study by Suisse Global Credit.
If that growth figure is reached, Mexico would...
Canada and Mexico are friends and partners: Chrystia Freeland
[ 2018-07-20 - 14:21:14 ]
Ottawa (Notimex) – Canada and Mexico are friends and partners, said Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland prior to her trip to Mexico next week to meet with President Enrique Peña Nieto and President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Canada and Mexico will “continue to work together to bring prosperity and security to North...
Mexico presents urban development strategy to UN
[ 2018-07-13 - 20:50:45 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico has presented a new urban development strategy to the UN which aims to build compact cities that guarantee accessible housing and inclusive public spaces.
The strategy was presented by Mexico's Urban Development Minister Rosario Robles.
The plan is in line with the UN's 2030 Agenda of Sustainable Development Goals.
Mexico is key tourism market for Illinois
[ 2018-07-12 - 16:56:09 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico is one of the top three sources of tourism for the U.S. state of Illinois.
Together with China and Canada, Mexico is one of the top contributors of tourists to the state, said Cory Jobe, director of Tourism of Illinois.
In 2016, 195,000 Mexican tourists visited the state, he added.
Some 50 percent of Mexican tourists...