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      Mexico's president replaces Pemex CEO

      Enrique Peña Nieto, Mexico’s president, has replaced the CEO at Pemex, the troubled state oil company that is bleeding...

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      Mexico FinMin backtracks, calls for fresh cost cuts

      After long denying that new spending cuts were needed to protect state finances from global financial volatility,...

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    1. Fast FT

      February 2, 2016

      Nomura axes Mexico GDP forecast amid US manufacturing woes

      Chop. That was the sound of Nomura taking its scissors to its Mexican GDP forecast. The bank had been expecting growth...

    2. Fast FT

      January 21, 2016

      Mexico: oil crash will not derail deep-water auction

      Will collapsing oil prices derail Mexico’s deep-water oil tenders? No, says Juan Carlos Zepeda, head of the National...

    3. Fast FT

      January 14, 2016

      Pemex bucks capex cutting trend (so far)

      Mexico’s beleaguered state oil company, Pemex, may yet buck the global trend in the energy sector and avoid cutting...

    4. Fast FT

      January 14, 2016

      Mexico eyes natural gas exports to Cuba

      Mexico is exploring the prospect of exporting natural gas to Cuba as the Caribbean island advances in its...

    5. January 14, 2016

      Agribusiness eyes Mexico as courts debate lifting GM maize ban

      Martha Wilcox dips her hand into the baskets she has laid out on the table, trickling their red, white, yellow, black...

    6. Fast FT

      January 14, 2016

      Mexico sells new 10-year bond

      Undeterred by market turmoil, Mexico has sold a new 10-year bond. The emerging economy that likes to style itself as a...

    7. Fast FT

      January 8, 2016

      Mexico recaptures drug kingpin 'El Chapo'

      Mexico has recaptured its top drug lord, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, president Enrique Peña Nieto said on Twitter on...

    8. Fast FT

      January 8, 2016

      Walmart de México sales jump 12.5% in December

      Walmart de México, Mexico’s biggest retailer (and commonly called Walmex) was on fire in December, with total...

    9. Fast FT

      January 7, 2016

      Mexico warns of new global "currency wars"

      The Chinese currency’s fall to a four-year low against the US dollar means one thing: the prospect of world currency...

    10. Fast FT

      January 4, 2016

      Mexico eyes 3.3m bpd production target for 2029

      Mexico’s latest energy production outlook boils down to a simple New Year’s resolution: pump more oil. Pemex, the state...

    11. December 17, 2015

      US-Mexico border: Arizona’s open door

      Many people in the US today look towards the country’s border with Mexico and tremble. So great are the fears about...

    12. Fast FT

      December 17, 2015

      Mexico follows Fed and lifts interest rates

      Mexico has hiked its benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to 3.25 per cent, becoming the first emerging market to...

    13. December 15, 2015

      Dilemma for economy in thrall to Uncle Sam

      Economic theory would suggest that you do not hike interest rates when inflation is at a record low. But that is...

    14. December 4, 2015

      LatAm aviation sets course for Asia-Pacific

      Low-cost airlines are helping more Latin Americans explore new frontiers, in the process turning regional cities into...

    15. November 19, 2015

      Güeros — film review: ‘Verve and imagination’

      The black-and-white showcase from the young first-time director is all but a genre of its own, but Mexico’s Alonso...

    16. November 19, 2015

      Venom may be a perfect male contraceptive

      A question for the gentlemen: would you take a male contraceptive pill made with scorpion, spider or snake poison? If...

    17. November 13, 2015

      Openings: Different countries, same old films

      “You’d be surprised,” Ronald Reagan famously remarked after his first presidential trip to Latin America in 1982....

    18. November 12, 2015

      Mexican start-ups at end of the queue for venture capital backers

      Martín Meléndez, a Mexican video games developer, has a proven record and a project that he estimates will break even a...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      October 26, 2015

      Day of the Dead

      A young girl with her face painted as a “Catrina” takes part in a Day of the Dead celebration in Mexico City ...

    20. October 23, 2015

      Monkey business revealed in hunt for Mexico’s ‘El Chapo’

      In the latest James Bond film, Spectre, 007 engages in a fist-fight while dangling from a helicopter over Mexico City...

    21. October 12, 2015

      Mexico teachers demonstrate over reform

      Teachers opposed to Mexican education reforms on Monday closed nearly two-thirds of schools in the southern state of...

    22. October 12, 2015

      Mexicans find more pesos in their pocket

      When a senior European diplomat came to sign off the renewal of mobile phone contracts for his staff in Mexico City...

    23. October 6, 2015

      Mexico City’s alternative galleries are challenging stereotypes

      It is an unusual place for a gallery — a small, glass-fronted view on to a hectic artery in Mexico City, where...

    24. October 6, 2015

      Latin America hails TPP trade opening

      Three of Latin America’s most dynamic economies — Mexico, Chile and Peru — will be part of an integrated “factory”...

    25. September 23, 2015

      Mexico’s beauty market lures world’s biggest brands

      A smile spreads across Maritza Barquet’s face as she sniffs a perfume test card in the upmarket Palacio de Hierro...

    26. September 21, 2015

      Innovator was told to ‘forget Silicon Valley’

      Héctor Cárdenas thought he had it all figured out. A young mechatronics engineering graduate from the University of...

    27. September 17, 2015

      Experts identify bones of Mexico student

      Forensic experts in Austria have identified the remains of a second Mexican student who was among a group of 43 who...

    28. August 20, 2015

      Mexico hedges oil at $49 a barrel

      Mexico has paid $1bn to insure against a further fall in oil prices, locking in a much lower price for its crude sales...

    29. August 17, 2015

      Writers slam ‘censorship by bullet’ in Mexico

      Demanding an end to “censorship by the bullet” in Mexico, more than 500 international writers and intellectuals called...

    30. August 14, 2015

      Deaths of the truth-seekers roil Mexico

      Friends warned the young photographer to flee to Mexico City for protection after he received threats over his work in...

    31. beyondbrics

      August 14, 2015

      Don't be too pessimistic over Mexico's reforms

      By Eric Farnsworth, Council of the Americas July was bad for Mexico, the month ending with news of a gangland-style...

    32. August 4, 2015

      Move to seize North Korean ship in Mexico over abduction case

      The family of a South Korean man believed killed in North Korea are trying to seize a Pyongyang-owned vessel being held...

    33. July 24, 2015

      US widens probe into Citigroup’s Mexican operations

      Citigroup’s troubles in Mexico deepened on Friday, as it emerged that the US government has stepped up a probe into the...

    34. July 16, 2015

      Uber faces threat of ban in home state

      Uber faces the threat of a ban in its home state of California, as it clashes with regulators who introduced pioneering...

    35. June 16, 2015

      Guadalajara: Mexico’s second city is a Latin ‘Silicon Valley’

      Population: 1.5m (4.4m in greater Guadalajara)Backing: $100m+ for 300 Jalisco start-ups in two yearsTime to set up a...

    36. June 16, 2015

      Singapore leads global city ranking for greenfield FDI

      Singapore is sitting atop the world as the best city for FDI, ranking first globally in 2014 for the amount of...

    37. beyondbrics

      June 10, 2015

      A false war fades: the end of Brazil-Mexico rivalry?

      For much of the past two decades, Brazil and Mexico seemed at times to be on a collision course. Diplomats from Latin...

    38. June 8, 2015

      ‘Wild one’ Jaime Rodriguez unseats ruling party governor in Mexico

      Mexico has elected an independent state governor for the first time in history, according to unofficial results,...

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