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4K resolution cameras, the Mexico's eye
[ 2019-01-17 - 12:13:35 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - The Mayor of Mexico City, Claudia Sheinbaum, informed that the country’s capital will have 11 200 new surveillance cameras, of which 200 will be of 4K resolution.
At a press conference, together with the general coordinator of the Center for Command, Control, Computing, Communications and Citizen Contact (C5) of Mexico City, Juan...
Mexico City brightens up for Christmas
[ 2018-12-07 - 15:54:00 ]
Mexico - The Mexico City government has installed 11,000 poinsettia flowers in the historic center for Christmas.
Poinsettias, a native Mexican species of flower, are a common Christmas decoration across the country.
The floral arrangement in Mexico City's Zocalo central square represents a "cosmic eagle," according to a government statement.
A vibrant welcome for Mexico’s new President
[ 2018-12-01 - 23:42:34 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico’s new President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, received a vibrant welcome in the Zocalo, the central square in Mexico City’s historic center.
The Zocalo event included traditional folk dances and music.
After the official inauguration ceremony in San Lázaro, President López Obrador was driven to the Zocalo where...
Mexico City and Querétaro lead competitiveness index
[ 2018-11-26 - 15:44:14 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexico City, Querétaro and Nuevo León are the most competitive states in the country, according to the Mexican Institute for Competitiveness.
In its most recent indexes, the institute said that the top competitive cities by population are the Greater Mexico City area (in the more than 1 million inhabitants category); Cancun (500,000-1...
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...