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Mexico offensive against fuel theft leaves motorists stranded

Jan 07 2019

GUADALAJARA, Mexico An offensive by Mexico's new government against fuel theft at one of the country's main refineries has led to days of shortages at gas stations in several central states, as authorities move more fuel by tankers and less by vulnerable pipelines.

RPT-UPDATE 1-Mexico offensive against fuel theft leaves motorists stranded

Jan 07 2019

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Jan 6 An offensive by Mexico's new government against fuel theft at one of the country's main refineries has led to days of shortages at gas stations in several central states, as authorities move more fuel by tankers and less by vulnerable pipelines.

Mexico offensive against fuel theft leaves motorists stranded

Jan 06 2019

GUADALAJARA, Mexico An offensive by Mexico's new government against fuel theft at one of the country's main refineries has led to days of shortages at gas stations in several central states, as authorities move more fuel by tankers and less by vulnerable pipelines.

Mexico offensive against fuel theft leaves motorists stranded

Jan 06 2019

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Jan 6 An offensive by Mexico's new government against fuel theft at one of the country's main refineries has led to shortages at gas stations across several central states, as authorities move more fuel by tankers and less by vulnerable pipelines.

U.S. to send migrants back to Mexico to wait out asylum requests

Dec 20 2018

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY The United States will soon send non-Mexican migrants who cross the U.S. southern border back to wait in Mexico while their U.S. asylum requests are processed, a major change in immigration policy, the Trump administration announced on Thursday. | Video

UPDATE 2-Mexico central bank hikes rates, cites increased uncertainty

Dec 20 2018

MEXICO CITY, Dec 20 Mexico's central bank hiked its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points on Thursday, as expected, warning of uncertainty caused in part by the new leftist government's economic policies, as well as the risk of higher inflation.

U.S. pledges billions in aid to develop Central America, curb migration

Dec 18 2018

MEXICO CITY The United States is committing billions of dollars toward development in Central America and Mexico as part of a plan to strengthen economies in the region and curb illegal immigration, the U.S. and Mexican governments said on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Mexican government defends budget cuts, open to adjustments

Dec 17 2018

MEXICO CITY, Dec 17 Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday defended deep cuts in his 2019 budget to social spending in areas such as the national university, saying the savings that investors described as prudent were made by trimming wasteful spending. The budget unveiled on Saturday night by Mexico's new leftist government displayed more fiscal discipline than some market watchers had expected. The proposal limits new social and infrastructure spending plans for now. The peso led gains among major currencies.

Mexico's new government sees income, spending jump in first budget

Dec 15 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexico's new leftist government on Saturday avoided major surprises in its closely watched first budget, sticking to fiscal promises made to investors who have been jittery about plans for Latin America's No. 2 economy.

Trump says trade deal pays for border wall, Democrats scoff

Dec 13 2018

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY U.S. Democratic leaders rebuked President Donald Trump on Thursday for saying Mexico will pay for a border wall through a new trade deal, while Mexico's new president said the topic has not come up in his talks with Trump.

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Search on for Brexit consensus after May's crushing defeat

Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday will try to forge consensus in parliament on a Brexit divorce agreement after the crushing defeat of her own deal left Britain's exit from the European Union in disarray 10 weeks before it is due to leave.