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U.S. extends non-essential travel restrictions with Canada, Mexico

16 Jun 2020

NEW YORK/MEXICO CITY The Trump administration said on Tuesday it would extend existing restrictions on non-essential travel at land ports of entry with Canada and Mexico due to continued risks from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Exclusive: Mexico's WTO nominee says trade body has 'lost track,' pitches reforms

08 Jun 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's candidate to lead the World Trade Organization says the group's rules no longer reflect the complexities of modern manufacturing and trade, proposing reforms that could include changing how members are classified as developing nations.

Two dozen people deported to Colombia on U.S. flight found to have coronavirus -sources

30 Apr 2020

About two dozen migrants deported from the United States on a flight to Colombia last month have since tested positive for the coronavirus, two people familiar with the matter said, adding to worries U.S. deportations could be spreading the disease.

U.S. to swiftly remove migrants caught crossing borders illegally to limit spread of coronavirus

21 Mar 2020

WASHINGTON / MEXICO CITY U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States will swiftly return migrants who attempt to cross into the country illegally from Mexico and Canada while closing the borders to "non-essential" travel to limit the spread of the new coronavirus. | Video

Mexico, former swine flu hub, tests nerves with coronavirus strategy

20 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican officials are dragging their feet on border closures and coronavirus containment measures, in what critics call a high risk strategy driven by bad memories of a shutdown a decade ago that deepened the country's recession during the swine flu epidemic.

U.S. seeks option to allow Mexico guest workers on farms as visas slowed

19 Mar 2020

CHICAGO/MEXICO CITY The U.S. government is weighing options to allow seasonal guest workers from Mexico into the United States in time to harvest fruit and vegetables this year, a government source said, as visa processing slows due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Citing past success, Mexico seeks to mediate Russia, Saudi Arabia oil row

11 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico and other nations are seeking to mediate between Russia and Saudi Arabia to end a price war that has battered world markets, Mexico's finance minister said on Tuesday, citing his country's prior experience in calming a crude producer feud.

UPDATE 2-Citing past success, Mexico seeks to mediate Russia, Saudi Arabia oil row

11 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY, March 10 Mexico and other nations are seeking to mediate between Russia and Saudi Arabia to end a price war that has battered world markets, Mexico's finance minister said on Tuesday, citing his country's prior experience in calming a crude producer feud.

Mexico says hedge covers oil income, government should accelerate spending

11 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's finance minister said on Tuesday a $1.4 billion hedge program completely covered 2020 national oil income following a steep drop in crude prices, adding the government needed to accelerate spending to help stimulate a flagging economy.

A day without women: Strikes in Mexico follow huge rallies

10 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY Millions of Mexican women stayed away from offices, schools and government agencies on Monday to join a second day of marches to protest against violence and macho culture, as an eerie quiet fell on normally bustling streets and factories. | Video

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