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    1. Fast FT

      August 22, 2016

      Mexico downgrades 2016 growth forecast, again

      A litany of positive economic signals couldn’t prevent what has seemingly become a quarterly tradition in Mexico:...

    2. August 16, 2016

      Mexico tries to reassure tourists after mass kidnapping at resort

      Mexican authorities beefed up security and sought to reassure tourists on Tuesday after armed men kidnapped at least...

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    1. July 29, 2016

      ‘I taught myself to clean up Mexico’s crime scenes’

      One day, when I was 12, I looked down from the window of our apartment to see a body lying dead beside a street-corner...

    2. Fast FT

      July 29, 2016

      Mexico's top oil policymaker steps down

      Mexico’s deputy minister for hydrocarbons, Lourdes Melgar Palacios, is stepping down. The top official for oil policy...

    3. beyondbrics

      July 19, 2016

      What will it take to boost Mexico’s role in world trade?

      There’s little doubt that Mexico’s government and private sector have been working overtime to increase global trade. A...

    4. Fast FT

      July 5, 2016

      Mexican peso back in the firing lines

      Shock, awe, fizzle? The Bank of Mexico’s bigger than expected 50 basis point rate rise last Thursday, to 4.25 per cent...

    5. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Mexico has already drafted UK trade pact

      Mexico already has the draft of a trade agreement with the UK, which it drew up as part of a trio of measures designed...

    6. Fast FT

      June 24, 2016

      Mexico cuts spending further as Brexit upends markets

      Mexico’s federal government announced a fresh round of budget cuts in the wake of the UK’s shock vote leave the EU, but...

    7. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Aeromexico halts flights to Venezuela as crisis deepens

      Another airline bites the dust of Venezuela’s worsening crisis, adding to the increasingly common sight of a near-empty...

    8. Fast FT

      June 22, 2016

      Brexit fears turn Mexico into new EM whipping boy

      Mexico peso traders: get your tin hats ready for the Brexit bombardment. The peso – already a favourite proxy for...

    9. June 21, 2016

      Food brands hunt for their next meal

      Grupo Bimbo of Mexico, Latin America’s second-largest food company in terms of revenue, is one of a club of emerging...

    10. Fast FT

      June 13, 2016

      TransCanada, Sempra to build Mexico gas pipeline

      Mexico’s plans for an ambitious expansion of its natural gas pipeline network to take advantage of cheap shale gas...

    11. Fast FT

      May 25, 2016

      Banxico plays down odds of surprise rate move

      Agustín Carstens, Mexico’s central bank governor, moved on Wednesday to quell speculation that the peso’s recent falls...

    12. Fast FT

      May 25, 2016

      Mexico central bank cuts 2017 growth outlook

      Chop, chop. Mexico’s central bank has cut its growth forecast for 2017 for the second time this year as oil prices...

    13. May 25, 2016

      Corruption and car fumes clog up Mexico City

      Under Mexico City rules designed to reduce pollution, José’s 1994 Ford Explorer should stay off the road one day a week...

    14. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      Mexico agrees to extradite 'El Chapo' to US

      Mexico’s foreign ministry has given the green light to the extradition to the US of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán,...

    15. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      Mexico cuts 2016 growth outlook

      Mexico’s economy grew 2.8 per cent year-on-year during the first quarter; it grew faster in those three months than in...

    16. Fast FT

      May 19, 2016

      Mexico: gearing up for another surprise rate hike?

      Could the Bank of Mexico do it again – hike its benchmark interest rate unexpectedly? With the peso falling against the...

    17. Fast FT

      May 13, 2016

      Fifa appoints first ever female secretary general

      Fifa has appointed Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura (pictured above) as its new Secretary General, selecting an African woman...

    18. Fast FT

      May 10, 2016

      Dutch, Finnish groups to exit Honduras dam project

      The Netherlands’ development bank and a Finnish state investment fund, which together had been investing $20m in the...

    19. Fast FT

      May 3, 2016

      Delta and Aeroméxico tie-up cleared for takeoff

      A $1.5bn tie-up between Delta Airlines of the US and Mexico’s Aeroméxico has been cleared for takeoff by Mexican...

    20. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Mexico's Pemex narrows Q1 loss despite output drop

      Pemex, Mexico’s struggling state energy company, trimmed first quarter losses by more than a third compared with the...

    21. Fast FT

      April 28, 2016

      Competition, regulatory pressure hits América Móvil profits

      Mexican telecoms giant América Móvil reported first-quarter net profit of 4.8bn ($277m) pesos, nearly 42 per cent lower...

    22. April 27, 2016

      IMF says Brazil resilience bodes well for recovery post-crises

      Brazil’s “amazing” resilience in attracting foreign direct investment despite a crushing political and economic crisis...

    23. Fast FT

      April 27, 2016

      Latin American economy may contract for 2nd year

      Latin America and the Caribbean are on course for a 0.5 per cent economic contraction this year, making it the first...

    24. April 25, 2016

      US shale gas producers bet Mexico is next bonanza

      Donald Trump wants a wall along Mexico’s northern border. Energy companies are perforating it with pipelines.  They are...

    25. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Death toll from Mexico plant blast rises to 13

      The death toll in an explosion at a Mexican petrochemicals plant rose to 13 overnight and José Antonio González Anaya,...

    26. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Mexico's Cemex swings back into the black

      Mexican building company, Cemex, which reported its first full-year profit in 2015 in six years, unexpectedly swung...

    27. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Three dead in chemical plant explosion in Mexico

      At least three people were reported dead and some 105 injured in an explosion at a petrochemicals plant in southeast...

    28. Fast FT

      April 20, 2016

      China-Mexico fund invests $140m in Citla Energy

      Nearly 18 months after its inception, a $1.2bn China-Mexico private equity fund (CMF) managed by a World Bank unit has...

    29. April 20, 2016

      Mexican tax leaves top-end tequila makers reeling

      Luxury tequila, a smooth sip that can retail for a few hundred dollars a bottle, is driving growth in the world’s...

    30. April 18, 2016

      Pemex embarks on US roadshow to reassure investors

      Backed by a $4.2bn financial lifeline from the Mexican government, the new chief executive of state oil company Pemex...

    31. Fast FT

      April 13, 2016

      Mexico bails out Pemex, but is it enough?

      Finally, a government bailout for beleagured Mexican oil company, Pemex. But is it big enough? The finance ministry...

    32. April 8, 2016

      New Mexican wave

      There’s a reason why Mexicans so often use the word “magic” when talking about their capital. Mexico City has a...

    33. April 8, 2016

      Five homes perfect for equestrians

      Palmdale House, Palmdale Road, New South Wales, Australia, A$5.3m ($4m) Where Palmdale is a small suburb about 15...

    34. Fast FT

      March 15, 2016

      Mexico City battles deteriorating air quality

      “Don’t drink the water, don’t breathe the air,” sang satirical US mathematician-turned-musician Tom Lehrer in his 1965...

    35. March 7, 2016

      Mexico turns the charm on Trump

      Fed up of being bashed by Donald Trump, Mexico is planning a US political charm offensive to set the record straight...

    36. Fast FT

      March 3, 2016

      Mexico central bank axes growth forecast

      The Bank of Mexico has chopped its forecast for this year’s growth to between 2 and 3 per cent, from 2.5 to 3.5 per...

    37. Fast FT

      February 29, 2016

      Losses at Mexico's Pemex surge to $29bn

      Pemex, Mexico’s state-owned energy company, saw its net loss last year almost double to 522bn pesos ($28.8bn), up from...

    38. February 22, 2016

      Temporal, Mexico City

      Where Saltillo 1, Condesa Espresso 35 pesos ($1.90) Plug sockets/WiFi Yes Privacy 5/5 Open 1pm-2am Tue-Wed; until 3am...

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