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Mexico mining exploration investment seen at lowest in 14 years

Aug 25 2020

MEXICO CITY, Aug 25 Mexico's mining industry expects exploration investments this year to decline to their worst level in 14 years, even before taking the coronavirus pandemic into account, the country's top sector association said on Tuesday.

In Mexico's televised 'return to classes,' parents turn to state schools

Aug 24 2020

MEXICO CITY Millions of students returned to classes virtually in Mexico on Monday after a hiatus lasting months caused by the coronavirus pandemic that has sparked an exodus from private schools.

In Mexico's televised 'return to classes,' parents turn to state schools

Aug 24 2020

MEXICO CITY, Aug 24 Millions of students return to classes virtually in Mexico on Monday after a hiatus lasting months caused by the coronavirus pandemic that has sparked an exodus from private schools.

Coronavirus crunch sparks record Mexican pension raids

Jul 31 2020

MEXICO CITY, July 31 Mexicans laid off during the worst economic downturn in decades are raiding their pension pots by record amounts as they scramble to find cash to weather the coronavirus pandemic, part of a wider Latin American scramble to tap funds once strictly set aside for retirement.

UPDATE 1-Mexican miner Autlan registers 85 coronavirus cases

Jul 20 2020

MEXICO CITY, July 20 Mexican mining company Compania Minera Autlan has registered dozens of cases of the novel coronavirus in the central state of Puebla, an official and the company said on Monday, making it one of the worst clusters by a single company in the country.

Aeromexico CEO says airline needs to downsize as shares sink after bankruptcy filing

Jul 01 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican airline Aeromexico will offer fewer flights and have fewer planes in the short term as it begins a Chapter 11 restructuring process, Chief Executive Andres Conesa said on Wednesday.

Aeromexico becomes latest LatAm airline to file for bankruptcy

Jun 30 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican airline Aeromexico said on Tuesday it had begun restructuring under Chapter 11 proceedings, the latest Latin American airline to run into serious trouble as the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on tourism and business travel.

Mexico enlists F1 racetrack, military barracks to fight coronavirus

Jun 18 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico has repurposed a Formula One racetrack, converted a huge convention center and put hundreds of beds into military barracks to create new hospital space to ease the strain on its health system in the mounting coronavirus pandemic.

Actress' comments reignite long debate on racism in Mexico

Jun 13 2020

MEXICO CITY "How dark! No! How ugly!" a Mexican social media star exclaimed after accidentally using a filter that darkened her face during a live broadcast on Instagram, reigniting the country's longstanding debate about racism.

Mexico mining output to shrink 17% in 2020: industry group

Jun 03 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican mining output will likely fall by about 17% in 2020 due to the impact of the novel coronavirus but should recover by the first quarter of next year, the head of the country's mining chamber said on Wednesday.

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