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Mexico eclipses Britain with third highest coronavirus death toll

01 Aug 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest coronavirus death toll on Friday, as the pandemic reaches new milestones in Latin America and threatens to disrupt efforts to reopen the region's reeling economies.

Returned of tainted Pemex boss spells trouble for Mexico's old elite

15 Jul 2020

MEXICO CITY Once a rising star of Mexican politics, Emilio Lozoya could trigger a precipitous fall from grace of former colleagues if he returns to spill the beans on alleged corruption inside the government of the country's last president, Enrique Pena Nieto.

U.S. oil group says Mexico violating new trade deal, hurting investors

15 Jun 2020

MEXICO CITY The American Petroleum Institute, the U.S. oil and gas industry's main lobby, said it is worried that recent actions by the Mexican government hurt U.S. investors and violate regional free trade agreements.

UPDATE 1-U.S. oil group says Mexico violating new trade deal, hurting investors

15 Jun 2020

MEXICO CITY, June 15 The American Petroleum Institute, the U.S. oil and gas industry's main lobby, said it is worried that recent actions by the Mexican government hurt U.S. investors and violate regional free trade agreements.

Explainer: Mexico's electricity spat pits investors against more state control

03 Jun 2020

MEXICO CITY The Mexican government's fight with private power firms over access to the grid owned by state-run Comision Federal de Electricidad, or CFE, threatens further legal conflict over new plants as well as the country's transition to a greener future.

REFILE-Mexico resists oil output cuts but scrambles for storage space as glut grows

30 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY, April 30 With oil still gushing from its fields and no immediate plans for substantial output cuts, Mexico's state company Pemex is considering storing crude in salt caverns and depleted wells, sources familiar with the matter said.

Mexican oil platforms start reducing staff due to coronavirus

27 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico has begun removing staff from Gulf of Mexico oil platforms to limit the spread of the coronavirus, leaving essential personnel on board, state oil firm Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) said on Sunday.

Mexican oil platforms to reduce staff due to coronavirus -source

26 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY, April 26 Mexico will begin removing staff from Gulf of Mexico oil platforms to limit the spread of the coronavirus, leaving only essential personnel on board, local media and a source familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Mexico seeks voluntary pay cuts of 25% at Pemex: letter

25 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) is asking some staff to take pay cuts of 25% until December to help the heavily-indebted state oil firm weather the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and slumping crude prices, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Saturday.

Mexico's Pemex declares force majeure on fuel imports from trading arm: sources

24 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican state oil company Pemex has declared force majeure over fuel imports from its trading arm PMI Comercio Internacional, two sources with knowledge of the decision said Thursday, as demand craters due to fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.

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