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Fitch says Pemex measures 'very far' from meeting company's needs

May 16 2019

MEXICO CITY The financial package unveiled by the Mexican government earlier this week for Pemex is a step in the right direction, but still "very far" from meeting the state oil company's needs, Fitch Ratings said on Thursday.

Mexico's rising oil nationalism faces debt-rating crisis

May 14 2019

MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office in December vowing to revive state-owned energy company Pemex and put the brakes on foreign investment to give the public a bigger cut of the country's oil wealth.

Latest Mexico decisions on Pemex neutral for credit rating: S&P

May 13 2019

MEXICO CITY The financial package announced by the Mexican government on Monday and an earlier decision to have state oil company Pemex build a new refinery are neutral to Standard & Poor's assessment of Pemex's creditworthiness, the rating agency said on Monday.

Panama's Cortizo wins close presidential race, calls for unity

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY U.S.-educated political veteran Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo won Panama's presidential election in a close race on Sunday, with the electoral tribunal declaring him winner by just over two percentage points.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-U.S. must cultivate Central America or lose out to China -Panama president-elect

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY, May 6 Panama's president-elect, Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo, said the United States should pay more attention to Central America or risk losing ground to China, which has won diplomatic support and increased its investment in the region in recent years.

RPT-NEWSMAKER-Panama's next president loves Texas football, seeks better U.S. relations

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY, May 6 Panama's next president, a U.S.-educated college football fan, has stressed the importance of improving relations with the United States while signaling greater scrutiny of investment from China that has raised concern in Washington.

Panama's next president loves Texas football, seeks better U.S. relations

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY Panama's next president, a U.S.-educated college football fan, has stressed the importance of improving relations with the United States while signaling greater scrutiny of investment from China that has raised concern in Washington.

Exclusive: U.S. must cultivate Central America or lose out to China: Panama president-elect

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY Panama's president-elect, Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo, said the United States should pay more attention to Central America or risk losing ground to China, which has won diplomatic support and increased its investment in the region in recent years.

Panama's Cortizo wins close presidential race, calls for national unity

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY, May 6 U.S.-educated political veteran Laurentino "Nito" Cortizo won Panama's presidential election in an unprecedented close race on Sunday, with the electoral tribunal declaring a winner after 95 percent of votes had been counted.

Panama's next president loves Texas football, seeks better U.S. relations

May 06 2019

PANAMA CITY Panama's next president, a U.S.-educated college football fan, has stressed the importance of improving relations with the United States while signalling greater scrutiny of investment from China that has raised concern in Washington.

World News

India's Modi stuns opposition with huge election win

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.