43.- Hybrid and electric car sales surge in Mexico [ 2018-01-11 - 13:09:00 ] Mexico (Notimex) - Sales of hybrid and electric vehicles in Mexico grew 34.6 percent in October last year, compared with the same period from the year before, according to data from the Mexican Automotive Industry Association.
During October, 967 hybrid cars and 18 electric cars were sold, the data showed.
From January to October 2017, more than 8,000...
42.- Ford Mexico breaks Guinness record [ 2017-12-04 - 12:22:55 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- The Mexican unit of U.S. carmaker Ford broke a Guinness World Record for the largest number of Mustang cars driven simultaneously.
On Sunday, December 4, 960 Mustang owners drove 3.2 kilometers at the Centro Dinámico Pegaso in the city of Toluca.
"We are excited to have broken a Guinness World Record. I'd like to thank all the...
41.- IMF approves $88-billion flexible credit line for Mexico [ 2017-11-30 - 14:03:38 ] Washintgon -- The International Monetary Fund announced that it has approved a new $88-billion flexible credit line for Mexico.
The credit line is aimed at crisis prevention, the Fund said citing Mexican authorities.
The deal will continue to play an important role in supporting Mexico's macroeconomic strategy, as it provides insurance against external...
40.- APEC Vietnam: Fostering a shared future in a changing world [ 2017-11-07 - 08:09:49 ] APEC Vietnam: Fostering a shared future in a changing world
 
Prof. Dr. Tran Dai Quang, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Chairman of the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.
(Courtesy of the embassy of Vietnam) -- Twenty eight years ago, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum came into being. Ever since, APEC has been...
39.- Mexico City, Guadalajara and Morelia named UNESCO Creative Cities [ 2017-10-31 - 17:52:04 ]  
Paris (Notimex) -- Mexico City, Guadalajara and Morelia are the newest additions to the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) Creative Cities network.
Mexico City was chosen for its outstanding activity in design, Morelia for its promotion of music and Guadalajara for its outstanding development of digital arts,...
38.- Mexico's economic activity grows 2.2 percent in August [ 2017-10-24 - 10:08:25 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexico's Economic Activity Indicator grew 2.2 percent in August, compared with the same month last year, the country's statistics authority Inegi said.


During the month of August, the services sector showed the most growth, with 4 percent.


The raw materials and manufacturing sectors however, showed a 5 percent and...

37.- Mexico and Canada more than partners, we are friends: Trudeau [ 2017-10-13 - 12:10:12 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Canadian President Justin Trudeau  praised his visit to Mexico and described it as very productive after discussing stronger biletaral ties with his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto.


"Mexico and Canada are not just partners, we are friends, and that means we are there in difficult times and will continue...

36.- Star-studded concert pays tribute to earthquake victims [ 2017-10-08 - 20:52:44 ] Mexico City (Notimex) – More than 120,000 people gathered at Mexico City’s central square, known as the Zocalo, for a free concert starring some of Latin America’s biggest names in music to pay tribute to the victims of the September 19 earthquake.


In between sets, an indigenous boy from the state of Oaxaca, one of the most...

35.- Canada's Justin Trudeau to visit Mexico to boost ties [ 2017-10-03 - 22:02:16 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will visit Mexico from on October 12 and 13, following an official visit to his country by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto.


Both leaders will discuss the strengthening of competitiveness, entrepreneurship and innovation, as well as boosting trade flows.


Last year,...

34.- South Korea to send $1 million in aid for Mexico [ 2017-09-28 - 10:06:29 ] Seoul (Notimex) -- South Korea will send $1 million in aid for the victims of Mexico's September 19 earthquake, the Asian country's Foreign Ministry said.


"We are confident this will help Mexico, which has suffered consecutive natural disasters," a report by news agency Yonhap said.


Before the September 19 earthquake, Mexico was...