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By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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NAFTA negotiators begin meeting in Mexico City for 5th round

MEXICO CITY – NAFTA Chief Negotiators confirmed that although the 5th Round of NAFTA negotiations will formally begin on November 17th, some negotiating groups would begin meeting on November 15th, according to More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Aeromexico is looking to suspend Merida-Miami service

Tourism chief confirms that Aeromexico seeks to suspend Merida-Miami flights because the route isn’t profitable any more… MERIDA — Yucatan’s Secretary of Tourism Promotion, Saul Ancona Salazar, More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Yucatan citrus producers close deals with Europe and the USA

The president of the Akil juice factory, Luis Cetina García, informed that at the end of November, the plant will begin the export of citrus juice concentrate to Germany… MERIDA – The entrepreneur said More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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Mexico rejects U.S. heroin-source claim

Mexico’s Interior Secretary has rejected a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump that 90% of the heroin in the U.S. comes from Mexico. Trump made the assertion Thursday Oct. 26 during an address from More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Mayors of Valladolid, Yuc. and Asheville, N.C. meet

As part of the Sisterhood agreement between the two cities the Mayors have met to keep improving that relationship… According to Mountain Xpress the Asheville Sister Cities program keeps working. Fresh on More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Mexico is primary source of heroin for U.S.: DEA

According to a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration report, the biggest threat is the Sinaloa cartel; heroin overdose deaths tripled in the U.S. between 2008 and 2015…. The Drug Enforcement Administration More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Peso-dollar exchange rate stable as week begins

The Mexican currency was stable while the market awaits the nomination of the candidate to preside the United States Federal Reserve (Fed) in 2018. Bancomer offers the dollar at 19.47 pesos, while Citibanamex More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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Mexico bets on tourism to supply trade with USA

According to El Universal, Elena Achar, Head of the Regional and Sectoral Coordination Unit of the Federal Ministry of Tourism (Sectretaría de Turismo abbreviated SECTUR), stated that tourism is a great option More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Mexican former ambassador says: “Mexico has moved on from NAFTA”

According to Yahoo News, officials from the United States, Mexico, and Canada said this week that the negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) would extend into 2018. The extension is not More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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George W. Bush: “Bigotry seems emboldened” in Trump era

Acording to Yahoo News, in a rare public speech on Thursday Oct. 19, former President George W. Bush blasted the state of discourse that has marked President Donald Trump’s first nine months in office. “Bigotry More...