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Torre Reforma named best skyscraper in the world
[ 2018-11-02 - 17:15:26 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - The 246-meter high Torre Reforma has been given the International Highrise Award 2018 for the most innovative skyscraper in the world.
The building is a project by Mexican architect Benjamín Romano, who will receive the award in a ceremony in Frankfurt.
Torre Reforma was chosen as the most innovative out of 36 buildings across...
Mexico-Canada Alliance begins 14th meeting
[ 2018-10-11 - 15:12:36 ]
Ottawa (Notimex) – The 14th meeting of the Mexico-Canada Alliance has begun in Ottawa with representatives from the government, private sector and academics, who will discuss the development of the work being carried out in favour of bilateral relations.
The alliance includes top representatives of the public and private sectors of both countries...
Triunfo Conservation Fund nominated for Pathfinder award
[ 2018-09-29 - 15:20:12 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - The Triunfo Conservation Fund has been nominated for a Pathfinder award as an innovative financial mechanism to protect the biodiversity of protected areas in the state of Chiapas.
The award if given by the United Nations Development Porgram, the International Union for Nature Conservation and the World Committee of Protected Areas.
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...