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Many U.S.-bound caravan migrants disperse as asylum process stalls

08 Dec 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants spent weeks travelling north through Mexico in caravans, walking and hitching rides when possible, only for many to give up hope and turn back when they met resistance at the U.S. border. | Video

Tired of waiting for asylum, migrants from caravan breach U.S. border

05 Dec 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Central American migrants stuck on the threshold of the United States in Mexico breached the border fence on Monday, risking almost certain detention by U.S. authorities but hoping the illegal entry will allow them to apply for asylum. | Video

Caravan migrants in Mexico fill new border shelter after rains force exodus

01 Dec 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Hundreds of mostly Central American migrants poured into a new shelter on Friday as bus loads fled a filthy, flooded sports complex on the eve of a presidential inauguration in Mexico that could recast the border crisis with U.S. President Donald Trump.

Handful of caravan migrants launch hunger strike at U.S border

30 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico A handful of the thousands of Central American migrants camped out at the U.S.-Mexican border waiting to plead their case for asylum in the United States launched a hunger strike on Thursday to protest the Mexican police blocking their way. | Video

Ailing Central American migrants in dire conditions dig in at U.S. border

28 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for the long haul at a filthy, overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States, while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing.

In blow to business, Mexicans spurn new Mexico City airport

29 Oct 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexicans voted to scrap a part-built $13 billion new airport for the capital in a divisive referendum pushed for by President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, dealing a blow to business leaders like Carlos Slim, and causing the peso to slide.

UPDATE 2-In blow to business, Mexicans spurn new Mexico City airport

29 Oct 2018

MEXICO CITY, Oct 28 Mexicans voted to scrap a part-built $13 billion new airport for the capital in a divisive referendum pushed for by President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, dealing a blow to business leaders like Carlos Slim, and causing the peso to slide.

BlackRock-owned Mexican prison opens in Coahuila

25 Oct 2018

MEXICO CITY A federal prison in northern Mexico owned by BlackRock Inc has gone into operation, the government said, as the world's largest asset manager expands further into infrastructure investment around the world.

RPT-UPDATE 1-Mexico IPO woes grow after Mifel pulls listing

18 Oct 2018

MEXICO CITY, Oct 17 Mexico's Grupo Financiero Mifel has postponed an initial public offering the bank had hoped to close on Wednesday, according to its announcement to the stock market, a decision first reported by Reuters.

Mexico IPO woes grow after Mifel pulls listing

18 Oct 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexico's Grupo Financiero Mifel has postponed an initial public offering the bank had hoped to close on Wednesday, according to its announcement to the stock market, a decision first reported by Reuters.

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